Power Technology and Engineering

, Volume 53, Issue 3, pp 300–306 | Cite as

Assessment of State of Backfill Material in Large-Diameter Shells Subjected to the Effect of Wind Waves

  • N. D. BelyaevEmail author
  • V. V. Lebedev
  • I. S. Nudner
  • K. K. Semenov
  • D. I. Shchemelinin

Results of experimental investigations of large-diameter shells subjected to regular waves in the construction period are presented. Factors responsible for a loss of stability of the backfill material are identified.


large-diameter shell construction period regular waves backfill scour suffusion undermining as a result of the solvent action of water 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. D. Belyaev
    • 1
    Email author
  • V. V. Lebedev
    • 2
  • I. S. Nudner
    • 2
  • K. K. Semenov
    • 2
  • D. I. Shchemelinin
    • 2
  1. 1.St. Petersburg Polytechnical UniversitySt. PetersburgRussia
  2. 2.23 GMPISt. PetersburgRussia

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