By Srinivasan Chandrasekaran
Due partly to a turning out to be call for for offshore oil and fuel exploration, the improvement of marine constructions that at first began onshore is now entering into deeper offshore components. Designers are researching a necessity to revisit simple ideas as they count on the reaction habit of marine constructions to elevated water depths. supplying a simplified method of the topic, complicated Marine constructions explains the basics and complex strategies of marine structure introduces numerous different types of offshore systems, and descriptions the several levels of marine constitution research and design. Read more...
summary: Due partly to a starting to be call for for offshore oil and fuel exploration, the improvement of marine buildings that in the first place all started onshore is now getting into deeper offshore parts. Designers are researching a necessity to revisit easy options as they expect the reaction habit of marine constructions to elevated water depths. delivering a simplified method of the topic, complicated Marine buildings explains the basics and complicated options of marine structure introduces numerous forms of offshore systems, and descriptions the various phases of marine constitution research and layout
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6 Tension Leg Platforms A tension leg platform (TLP) is a vertically moored compliant platform. 11. Taut mooring lines, called tendons or tethers, vertically moor the floating platform with its excess buoyancy. 11 Typical tension leg platform (TLP). sway, and yaw motions. The structural action results in low vertical force in rough seas, which is the key design factor (Rijken and Niedzwecki, 1991; Chandrasekaran and Jain, 2002a,b). , 2006b). 5 s (pitch/roll). , 1987; Paik and Roesset, 1996; Low, 2009).
Prediction of ice loads is associated with a significant degree of uncertainty because there are various ice conditions that exist in the service life of an offshore platform. They are level ice, broken ice, ice ridges, and icebergs. Offshore structures show different types of failure under ice loads namely creep, cracking, buckling, spalling, and crushing. Ice loads exhibit random variations in both space and time. They are classified as (i) total or global loads and (ii) local loads or pressure.
30 The first buoyant tower CX-15 loadout and installed structure in Peru’s Corvina offshore field. 31 shows the conceptual view of triceratops. Geometric innovativeness, imposed on the design by the introduction of ball joints between the deck and the BLS, makes triceratops different from other new-generation offshore platforms. 31 Conceptual view of triceratops. Triceratops consists of three BLS units, a deck, three ball joints between the BLS units and the deck, and a restoring system either with restraining legs or with tethers.