DYNAMIC ANALYSIS OF GRAVITY PLATFORMS SUBJECTED TO RANDOM WAVE EXCITATION

Techniques for the analysis of the dynamic motions of offshore gravity structures have now been developed to the point where they are useful engineering tools. This paper reviews these techniques and indicates the important dynamic motions for gravity platforms in random seas.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Paper presented at 1977 SNAME Spring Meeting and STAR Symposium, San Francisco, California, May 25-27.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

    601 Pavonia Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ  USA  07306-2907
  • Authors:
    • Moan, T
    • Syvertsen, K
    • Haver, S
  • Publication Date: 1977

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  • Accession Number: 00153829
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Reporter and Engineering News
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 17 1977 12:00AM