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a protective structure of stone or concrete

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Caption: LISTING--The Damavand, the largest ship the Iranian Navy has in the Caspian Sea, lists to starboard after running into the breakwater at the right of the photo.
In an earlier statement, Ponce said the construction of the breakwater was 'above board,' citing the findings of the Commission on Audit (COA).
While acknowledging environmentalists' concerns about the environmental impact of extensive quarrying to provide the massive rocks used in constructing breakwaters.
We were horrified when these two young lads walked along the breakwater in such dangerous conditions.
We were horrified when these two young lads walk along the breakwater in such dangerous conditions.
7 mile Holyhead Breakwater, with a new fence installed to further restrict access to pedestrians and cyclists only.
Reports said that the strong waves also caused a tugboat named "T-Boat Meni Plus One" to slam into the barge, preventing it from ramming into the breakwater, which is just about 20 meters away.
7-kilometre-long North Breakwater whose primarily function is to protect the existing and future berths against long-wave energy responsible for moored vessel motion.
It was a sunny evening and the breakwater was covered by the incoming eight-metre tide and close to high water.
The TurboJet ferry, Cacilhas, mounted the breakwater before listing to its right at about 9.
16 May 2014 - Norwegian speciality products seaborne transporter Odfjell SE on Friday said it had agreed to establish a liquefied petroleum gas and ethylene (LPG/E) shipping joint venture with affiliates of US investment firm Oak Hill Advisors LP and of Breakwater Capital.
The CEO said the project at the Port of San Jorge includes expanding the current breakwater, making another breakwater parallel to it measuring 350 meters long, and dredged to a depth of five meters so that there will not be any further problems with sedimentation.
USPRwire, Wed Apr 17 2013] Breakwater Investment Management, LLC ("Breakwater") will be attending the Association for Corporate Growth's 2013 InterGrowth Conference on April 22-25 at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Florida.
A statement by his press office issued today 10, April said that "Amiri, during the meeting, expressed hope that Greek company accomplished its business in the east breakwater of the port of Faw in best possible way and as soon as possible through concerted efforts.
World's First Technology to Deploy a Breakwater Only in Event of Tsunami -