This practice applies to the classification, design, manufacture, construction, operation, maintenance, and inspection of Wave Generation Equipment within Surf Venues. Wave Generation Equipment within Surf Venues shall be defined as a system that. For the purposes of this practice, a Surf Venue could include: 1) A facility designed to create ocean like surfable waves 2) A shoaling wave within an enclosed body of water that breaks progressively towards shallow water, ie, a beach. 3) A variety of wave generation mechanisms to create the surfable wave, including but not limited to, dynamic moving objects, hydraulic, pneumatic, etc
KeywordsWave Generation; Surf; Surf Venues
This specialty amusement attraction does not really fit within any current ASTM standard. It is an expanding industry and the developers of the attractions need a standard to assist in permitting processes and operational expectations.
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.Back to Top
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