Ferry Wake Study: Final Report

This report describes the findings of an extensive literature search on the impact of alternative ship designs on the wake and wash generated by high speed passenger ferries. Also included in the report are bibliographic citings of reports and articles describing the environmental impacts of various size and shape waves.

Publication Date: 
Monday, November 1, 1993
Publication Number: 
WA-RD 331.1
Last modified: 
10/12/2016 - 15:41
Olivia Jonason.
Washington State Transportation Center (TRAC)
Number of Pages: 
Bibliographies, Coasts, Design, Erosion, Environmental aspects, Ferries, High speed craft, Hydrodynamics, Literature reviews, Scour, Ships, Speed, Wakes, Water waves.