SUBSEA PIPE-LAY PROBLEMS ARE COMPUTER SIMULATED

First installment in the series devoted to the Marine Pipelay and Recovery describes a computer program, developed at the Engineering Technology Analysis, Inc. of Houston, Tex, whose input includes the pipeline geometry and mechanical problems such as barge tension, water depth, wave height, and current speed. Computer output gives resultant pipeline coordinates, forces, moments, stresses, strains, and curvature at any prescribed point.

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    Petroleum Publishing Company

    211 South Cheyenne, P.O. Box 1260
    Tulsa, OK  USA  75221
  • Authors:
    • Rynum Jr, D
    • Rapp III, I H
  • Publication Date: 1975-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 69-73
  • Serial:
    • Oil and Gas Journal
    • Volume: 73
    • Issue Number: 5
    • Publisher: PennWell Publishing Company
    • ISSN: 0030-1388

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00097583
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 29 1975 12:00AM