Accession Number : ADA139419

Title :   NCEL (Naval Civil Engineering Lab.) Ocean Platforms Seminar.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 82-Sep 83,

Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA

Personal Author(s) : Shields,D R

PDF Url : ADA139419

Report Date : Nov 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 303

Abstract : Seminar Presentations: Environmental Prediction for Offshore Platform Design; Environmental Forces on Ocean Platforms; Fixed and Guyed Tower Platforms State-of-the-Art; Semisubmersible and Tension Leg Platforms; Notes on Disc and Spar Buoys; Marine Cable Strumming and Its Prevention; Mooring Design, Deployment, and Operation; Full Scale Measurement, Model Tests and the Prediction of Dynamic Response; Extreme Statistics, Risk and Reliability.

Descriptors :   *Offshore structures, Platforms, Towers, Loads(Forces), Ocean environments, Buoys, Mechanical cables, Vibration, Mooring, Risk, Reliability, Statistical analysis, Oceanographic equipment

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE