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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, August 16–19, 2021
Paper Number: OTC-31021-MS
... in the "as-built" configuration; whereas, the measured plate thickness from the inspection is modeled in the "corroded" configuration. The structure is subjected to design loads based on the storm damaged design condition. The analysis is performed by uniformly increasing the applied loads until failure occurs...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, August 16–19, 2021
Paper Number: OTC-31299-MS
... the challenges of designing rigid High-Pressure Riser Systems for seismic loads. A comparison will be provided for assumed loads based on code guidance and loads derived from preliminary seismic studies. In addition, comparisons will be provided for the final design loads achieved after the detailed platform...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 6–9, 2019
Paper Number: OTC-29587-MS
... are available to deliver design load and fatigue reductions on existing catenary or TLP moored platforms. Components can be easily retrofitted into existing mooring lines or deployed in new lines. Using polymer mooring components can dramatically reduce the peak loads experienced by the platform. Previous work...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 1–4, 2017
Paper Number: OTC-27755-MS
... system acceptance criteria swivel design pressure gas lift stress analysis gas injection method enhanced recovery criteria requalification pressure vessel design load combination barg vhp swivel design methodology offshore technology conference design load comparative study...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 5–8, 2014
Paper Number: OTC-25232-MS
... challenging to fulfill the original design life and to design a new mooring system within the targeted boundary conditions. modification mooring system inspection fpso birdcage design load assessment wire rope section upstream oil & gas turret buoy chain section subsea system wire...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 4–7, 2009
Paper Number: OTC-20264-MS
... (size and mass) as well as iceberg profiling for below water geometry for mass. In 1996, Grappling Island iceberg impact experiments were carried out; the first ever iceberg impact experiments (Ralph et al, 2004). Research and development into ice mechanics and design load algorithms pioneered by Dr...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 5–8, 2008
Paper Number: OTC-19227-MS
... floatover installations, a thorough understanding of the system dynamics and environmental site data are necessary to allow reliable design loads to be assessed. In this, the competing needs of minimizing risk and maximizing installation seastates must be recognized. This paper aims to add...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 1–4, 2006
Paper Number: OTC-17912-MS
... or adjusted accidental condition. The proposed guidance and considerations summarized at the end of the paper have been based on a review of: A typical deepwater SCR installation methodology. Dynamic loading induced during installation. Design loads for an empty riser condition and associated target...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 3–6, 2004
Paper Number: OTC-16581-MS
... gas monetization lng operation procedure lng tank pressure pulse upstream oil & gas transducer design sea state tank sensor liquified natural gas offshore technology conference design load experiment filling critical sea state contour loading probability curve sea state OTC...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 1–4, 2000
Paper Number: OTC-11886-MS
... criteria as summarized in Table 1 . The oceanographic design criteria and the methodology for computing design loads described in Section 2 of the 20 th edition of API RP2A-WSD, was taken as the foundation for the development of the consequence-based criteria. The design load methodology represents...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 4–7, 1998
Paper Number: OTC-8829-MS
... joint loading application module element analysis strength design load brace subsea system chord specimen 4 scf intersection specimen residual stress splice modular jacket axial load upstream oil & gas otc 8829 OTC 8829 Testing of a New Grouted Joint for Offshore Platforms Lal...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 1–4, 1995
Paper Number: OTC-7755-MS
... height and the reserve strength beyond the design load. The longtermenvironmental features are modeled through wave height values in the high return period region that is of importance tostructural collapse. The paper describes how the risk-based j%mework was used in developing the recently proposed API...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 2–5, 1994
Paper Number: OTC-7382-MS
... reduction of environmental design loads for North Sea structures. In the API-LRFD design code [8] the use of extreme response statistics is recommended for obtaining 100 year environmental criteria. To investigate the consequences of this for the design of structures in the North Sea the existing Tern...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 2–5, 1994
Paper Number: OTC-7491-MS
... resist the design load (intact or non-damaged mooring line tension at the seabed) x 1.5 when the line load is applied at the design angle at the seabed. If the design angle is large, even with a wire forerunner, the anchor may be larger than predicted by the NCEL curves. This is unlikely, however...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 2–5, 1988
Paper Number: OTC-5761-MS
...) analyses; and c) determination of the reserve capacity of the pile to resist the design loads. The use of the method is demonstrated for a typical Gulf of Mexico soil profile and Tension Leg Platform (TLP) loading conditions. The RCDM util i zes recent concepts to model soil- pile interaction under cyclic...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, April 27–30, 1987
Paper Number: OTC-5411-MS
... of the reaction pi1es. The time elapsed between driving and testing varied between 1 and 120 days and averaged 17 days. The time elapsed between boring and testing for the drilled shafts varied between 11 and 21 days and averaged 12 days. The loads were applied in increments equal to 25% of the design load...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 5–8, 1986
Paper Number: OTC-5142-MS
... term operations will have a substantially higher safety level than long term operations. Secondly one knows from extreme value statistics that if the 10 year storm occurs, there is more than a 67 % chance for exceedance of the design load. Another established practice is to apply the so-called 100...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 5–8, 1986
Paper Number: OTC-5165-MS
... measure of the fatigue resistance of a coupling. Currently, API RP 2R does not recommend a minimum FLF. Riser Coupling Rating. The load rating procedure establishes a design loan which represents the safe load-carrying capability of the riser coupling. This design load is an axisymmetric tension...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 4–7, 1981
Paper Number: OTC-3972-MS
... before the failure of critical jacket members by assignment of structural design loads which are usually much higher than the allowable soil bearing value used in mudmat sizing. Mudmat geometry, location, and materials are discussed as well as the structural design loads for different types of mudmats...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 1–4, 1977
Paper Number: OTC-2827-MS
... designer must consider all pertinent design parameters including the site, environment, tankers which will be moored, and operating parameters of the mooring. Computer simulation and analytical techniques are now used for design studies and to predict design loads. However, model testing is still usually...

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