shore protection

shore protection

[′shȯr prə‚tek·shən]
(civil engineering)
Preventing erosion of the ground bordering a body of water.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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'We need proper shore protection, employment and basic amenities in Ugborodo.
Shore protection works were conducted on 170 meters.
To date, the ARMM administration has completed 1,468 kilometers of roads, 84 bridges, 188 water supply systems, 28 flood control structures, 55 drainage systems, 75 seaports, and 49 shore protection and other infra projects.
750 for Nai Gaj dam, Rs.250 for raising of Mangla dam, Rs.798,063 million for Toiwar/Batozai storage dam, Rs.250 million for construction of Mangi dam Quetta, Rs.200 million for construction of small dams in district Mansehra and Rs.200 million for Kurram Tangi dam,Rs 400 million for lining of distribution and minors in Sindh and Rs310 million for shore protection of Pasni Town.
It will oversee Phase 1 of the project and the scope of the work includes pavement rehabilitation, drainage and shore protection improvements, road resurfacing realignment, new passing lanes, enhanced pedestrian facilities and the rehabilitation or replacement of the Ingram Creek Bridge, Peterson Creek Bridge, Virgin Creek Bridge and Glacier Creek Bridge.
Other improvements included construction of asphalt overlays, construction of a new parking area and shore protection facilities.
During the meeting, the sides exchanged views on the implementation of shore protection along the Amu Darya River.
Al Hassanain Contracting Company has been appointed to implement the first phase of the project that includes silt removal, earthworks, shore protection, quay walls and culvert crossings in preparation for the construction stage of the project.
Similarly, construction of emergent shore protection west bay of Jiwani in Gawadar district is also being carried out at a cost of more than Rs 91 million.
The contractor will undertake all the enabling and marine-related works, including dredging, land reclamation, earthworks, shore protection, quay walls and culvert crossings.
The Group's scope of business covers two major areas: provision of earthworks and related services and include land clearing, demolition, rock breaking, mass excavation, deep basement excavation, foundation excavation, earth disposal, earth filling and shore protection; and the provision of general construction works and the construction of new buildings.