Reviews systems for the measurement of winds, waves, tides, currents, barge motions, platform dynamics, and production operations. The results of field measurements of environmental parameters made during the conduct of pipe laying operations and for platform motions are included. The expected trends in oceanographic instrumentation development as applied to the offshore oil industry are outlined, and specific instrumentation systems being designed for remote installations are presented.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • ASME Paper presented at meeting, September 15-18, 1974.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Two Park Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • Blumberg, R
    • Taher, S A
    • Shah, B C
  • Publication Date: 1974-9

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 11 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00072916
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: N74-Pet-42
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 16 1975 12:00AM