MS 705

Course Name: 

Port Planning & Dredging



Credits (L-T-P): 



  • Introduction to Port Planning
  • Traffic and Hinterland studies, Site investigation
  • Port planning Principles and Design of berths
  • Design of Specialized terminals
  • Cargo handling equipments
  • Dredging fundamentals


Ernst G. Frankel - "Port Planning and Development"
Hans Agerchou et. al. - "Planning of Marine Terminals"
UNCTAD Manual - "Port Development, A hand book for planners in developing countries.(Vol I, II)"
Per Brunn - "Port Engineering (Vol I, II)"
Bray, Land & Bates - "Dredging Hand book for Engineers"


Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics

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Dr. B.M.Dodamani., Professor and Head
Department of Water Resources & Ocean Engg
(Formerly Applied Mechanics & Hydraulics), NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangaluru - 575 025
Karnataka, India.
Hot line: +91-0824-2474050
Email: hodwroe[AT]nitk[DOT]edu[DOT]in

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