Offshore Structures

Use only for structures built adjacent to the continental land masses and on the continental shelves, often located within the navigable areas of coastal waterways; use "marine structures" for construction built seaward of high-water lines of oceans, seas, or bays.

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3420
Names
offshore structures
offshore structure
offshore construction works
offshore installations
structures, offshore
offshore bouwconstructies Dutch
offshore bouwconstructie Dutch
estructuras costeras Spanish
estructura costera Spanish

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Use only for structures built adjacent to the continental land masses and on the continental shelves, often located within the navigable areas of coastal waterways; use "marine structures" for construction built seaward of high-water lines of oceans, seas, or bays.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300008039. The J. Paul Getty Trust.