Two lighthouses damaged by ice
Conference contribution, 1972

Two cases of damage to lighthouses in the Balic are reported. The maximum ice pressure is estimated from the mode of failure of the lighthouses. The calculations give a horizontal load of 1.1 to 1.7 MN per metre width of structure.


Lars Bergdahl

Department of Hydraulics

Symposium on Ice and Its Action on Hydraulic Structures, IAHR, 1972, Leningrad


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