Three-Dimensional Model Test Study of Xbloc Armoured Breakwaters at Punta Catalina, Dominican Republic

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The present report presents results from a three-dimensional model test study carried out at Aalborg University in the period June 2015 – August 2015. The objectives of the model tests were to study the stability of the Xbloc armoured breakwaters at Punta Catalina under short-crested wave attack as well as the overtopping and the wave agitation behind the breakwaters.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationAalborg
PublisherDepartment of Civil Engineering, Aalborg University
Number of pages50
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2015
SeriesDCE Contract Reports
ISSNuden issn


  • Froude model law
  • Xbloc armoured breakwaters
  • Three-dimensional model

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