A Review for an Offshore Structures Analysis and Research Capability at IMD

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleTest Report
Subjectoffshore engineering analysis; hydrodynamic analysis; structural analysis
AbstractAs a result of IMD's program review, the need for establishing an offshore structure analysis and research capability within the Offshore Engineering Group of the Institute for Marine Dynamics has been identified. The purpose of the present document is to present a review of the state of the art of the structural models of the behaviour of floating or fixed offshore structures, the availability of such models, and the need for IMD to acquire a capability in offshore engineering analysis and research as applied to offshore structures. The review will focus on the relevant technology which is at present used by some classification societies, recognized consultant firms and design offices and R&D establishments. The reviewed technology is the most representative of the current design and industrial practice for well documented range of applications.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Marine Dynamics
PlaceSt. John's, NL
AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number5404
NPARC number8896118
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Record identifier03fa02f2-8473-4a70-9ac0-c62a480ea945
Record created2009-04-22
Record modified2016-10-03
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