DAMAGE STABILITY AND SUBDIVISION OF SEMI-SUBMERSIBLE DRILLING RIGS

Damage stability calculations were carried out for multi-legged rigs with circularly and rectangularly arranged columns, with and without footings, and with subdivided and non-subdivided columns. It was shown that rigs with favourable characteristics can attain high probability survival without any subdivision of columns.

Language

  • English

Subject/Index Terms

  • Subject Areas: Marine Transportation;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00684686
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Maritime Technology
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 14 1995 12:00AM