Mooring System Engineering for Offshore Structures

Written By Kai-Tung Ma
Mooring System Engineering for Offshore Structures
  • Publsiher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Release : 04 June 2019
  • ISBN : 012818552X
  • Pages : 350 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Mooring System Engineering for Offshore Structures written by Kai-Tung Ma which was release on 04 June 2019, this book published by Gulf Professional Publishing. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The mooring system is a vital component of various floating facilities in the oil, gas, and renewables industries. However, there is a lack of comprehensive technical books dedicated to the subject. Mooring System Engineering for Offshore Structures is the first book delivering in-depth knowledge on all aspects of mooring systems, from design and analysis to installation, operation, maintenance and integrity management. The book gives beginners a solid look at the fundamentals involved during mooring designs with coverage on current standards and codes, mooring analysis and theories behind the analysis techniques. Advanced engineers can stay up-to-date through operation, integrity management, and practical examples provided. This book is recommended for students majoring in naval architecture, marine or ocean engineering, and allied disciplines in civil or mechanical engineering. Engineers and researchers in the offshore industry will benefit from the knowledge presented to understand the various types of mooring systems, their design, analysis, and operations. Understand the various types of mooring systems and the theories behind mooring analysis Gain practical experience and lessons learned from worldwide case studies Combine engineering fundamentals with practical applications to solve today’s offshore challenges

Mooring System Engineering for Offshore Structures

Mooring System Engineering for Offshore Structures
  • Author : Kai-Tung Ma,Yong Luo,Chi-Tat Thomas Kwan,Yongyan Wu
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-06-04
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : The mooring system is a vital component of various floating facilities in the oil, gas, and renewables industries. However, there is a lack of comprehensive technical books dedicated to the subject. Mooring System Engineering for Offshore Structures is the first book delivering in-depth knowledge on all aspects of mooring systems, ...

Handbook of Offshore Engineering 2 volume set

Handbook of Offshore Engineering  2 volume set
  • Author : Subrata Chakrabarti
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2005-06-21
  • Total pages : 1321
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : * Each chapter is written by one or more invited world-renowned experts * Information provided in handy reference tables and design charts * Numerous examples demonstrate how the theory outlined in the book is applied in the design of structures Tremendous strides have been made in the last decades in the advancement of ...

Offshore Mechanics

Offshore Mechanics
  • Author : Madjid Karimirad,Constantine Michailides,Ali Nematbakhsh
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-03-20
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : Offshore Mechanics: Structural and Fluid Dynamics for Recent Applications is a textbook which covers theoretical concepts in offshore mechanics with consideration to new applications. Whereas most of the books currently available in the field of offshore mechanics use traditional oil, gas, and ship industry examples in order to explain the ...

Advances in Berthing and Mooring of Ships and Offshore Structures

Advances in Berthing and Mooring of Ships and Offshore Structures
  • Author : E. Bratteland
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 501
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : Two previous NATO Advanced Study Institutes (ASI) on berthing and mooring of ships have been held; the first in Lisboa, Portugal in 1965, and the second at Wallingford, England in 1973. These ASls have contributed significantly to the under standing and development of fenders and mooring, as have works by Oil Companies ...

Marine Structures Engineering Specialized Applications

Marine Structures Engineering  Specialized Applications
  • Author : Gregory Tsinker
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 548
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : Marine Structures Engineering is designed to help engineers meet the growing worldwide demand for construction of new ports and the modernization of existing ports and terminals. It provides an authoritative guide to the design, construction, rehabilitation, repair, and maintenance of port and harbor structures. Each chapter is self-contained, allowing readers ...

Offshore Structural Engineering

Offshore Structural Engineering
  • Author : Srinivasan Chandrasekaran
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-12-19
  • Total pages : 254
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : Successfully estimate risk and reliability, and produce innovative, yet reliable designs using the approaches outlined in Offshore Structural Engineering: Reliability and Risk Assessment. A hands-on guide for practicing professionals, this book covers the reliability of offshore structures with an emphasis on the safety and reliability of offshore facilities during analysis, ...

Nonlinear Dynamics of Compliant Offshore Structures

Nonlinear Dynamics of Compliant Offshore Structures
  • Author : Patrick Bar-Avi
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-12-04
  • Total pages : 181
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : This monograph provides a general background to the modelling of a special class of offshore structures known as compliant structures. External forcing is resisted by buoyancy and tension forces which increase when the structure is slightly offset from its equilibrium. The technical development given in this book is presented in ...

Developments in Offshore Engineering

Developments in Offshore Engineering
  • Author : John B. Herbich
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 570
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : Drawing from experts and top researchers from around the world, 'Developments in offshore engineering' presents current developments in a variety of areas that impact offshore and ocean engineering....

Offshore Operations and Engineering

Offshore Operations and Engineering
  • Author : Shashi Shekhar Prasad Singh,Jatin Agarwal,Nag Mani
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-12-06
  • Total pages : 281
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : This book provides a comprehensive understanding of each aspect of offshore operations including conventional methods of operations, emerging technologies, legislations, health, safety and environment impact of offshore operations. The book starts by coverage of notable offshore fields across the globe and the statistics of present oil production, covering all types ...

Offshore Semi Submersible Platform Engineering

Offshore Semi Submersible Platform Engineering
  • Author : Srinivasan Chandrasekaran
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-12-23
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : Offshore Semi-Submersible Platform Engineering presents a primer on the analysis and design of semi-submersible platforms, in particular, while also covering general analysis and design guidelines of offshore compliant platforms. It introduces general structural designs and also examines the details of the various environmental impacts that act upon them, such as ...

Offshore Semi Submersible Platform Engineering

Offshore Semi Submersible Platform Engineering
  • Author : Srinivasan Chandrasekaran
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-12-22
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : Offshore Semi-Submersible Platform Engineering presents a primer on the analysis and design of semi-submersible platforms, in particular, while also covering general analysis and design guidelines of offshore compliant platforms. It introduces general structural designs and also examines the details of the various environmental impacts that act upon them, such as ...

Safety and Reliability Theory and Applications

Safety and Reliability  Theory and Applications
  • Author : Marko Cepin,Radim Bris
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-06-14
  • Total pages : 540
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : Safety and Reliability – Theory and Applications contains the contributions presented at the 27th European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2017, Portorož, Slovenia, June 18-22, 2017). The book covers a wide range of topics, including: • Accident and Incident modelling • Economic Analysis in Risk Management • Foundational Issues in Risk Assessment and Management • Human Factors ...

Dynamics and Control of Mechanical Systems in Offshore Engineering

Dynamics and Control of Mechanical Systems in Offshore Engineering
  • Author : Wei He,Shuzhi Sam Ge,Bernard Voon Ee How,Yoo Sang Choo
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-02-01
  • Total pages : 230
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : Dynamics and Control of Mechanical Systems in Offshore Engineering is a comprehensive treatment of marine mechanical systems (MMS) involved in processes of great importance such as oil drilling and mineral recovery. Ranging from nonlinear dynamic modeling and stability analysis of flexible riser systems, through advanced control design for an installation ...

Compliant Offshore Structures

Compliant Offshore Structures
  • Author : Minoo H Patel,Joel A Witz
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2013-10-22
  • Total pages : 422
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : Compliant Offshore Structures deals with some aspects of the mechanics of compliant offshore structures. Analysis methods for determining the hydrostatic and hydrodynamic behavior, at wave frequencies only, of conventional and novel compliant structure types are described. The contribution of hull configuration for tandem hull vessels and of pneumatic compliances for ...

Construction of Marine and Offshore Structures Third Edition

Construction of Marine and Offshore Structures  Third Edition
  • Author : Ben C. Gerwick, Jr
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2007-03-05
  • Total pages : 840
  • ISBN : 012818552X
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Summary : For two decades, Ben Gerwick's ability to capture the current state of practice and present it in a straightforward, easily digestible manner has made Construction of Marine and Offshore Structures the reference of choice for modern civil and maritime construction engineers. The third edition of this perennial bestseller continues to ...