Floating breakwater for Bataan terminal, The Philippines
The annual storms in the South-East Asia region make a lot of complications for berthing of ships, especially in LNG terminals, where calm water for pumping of LNG is necessary. A well-designed floating breakwater structure can assure to keep height of the waves under one meter all over the year. For this kind of solution FDN was asked by Total Corporation.
Typical cross-section of the breakwater
Bataan LNG terminal with jetty, which must be protected against the exceeding waves.