A STUDY OF SUCTION AND SCOURING OF BOTTOM-SITTING OFFSHORE STRUCTURES

This study investigated the characteristic of suction and scouring with the aim of developing an efficient suction breaker and a method of preventing scouring. Laboratory studies and a field study were conducted on models of different shapes to determine how shape influences the effects of scour and suction. /Author/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Petroleum Engineers

    6200 North Central Expressway
    Dallas, TX  USA  75206
  • Authors:
    • NINOMIYA, K
    • Tagaua, K
    • Murase, Y
  • Publication Date: 1973-3

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  • Accession Number: 00072649
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Texas A&M University, College Station
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 31 1974 12:00AM