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Author Reddy, D. V.

Title Essentials of Offshore Structures : Framed and Gravity Platforms
Published Hoboken : CRC Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (673 pages)
Contents Front Cover; Contents; Preface; Authors; Chapter 1 -- Offshore Operations and Structural Development; Chapter 2 -- Components of a Typical Offshore Structure; Chapter 3 -- Ocean Environment: Wind, Wave, Current, Tides, Ice, and Seismic Effects; Chapter 4 -- Seabed Mechanics; Chapter 5 -- Materials and Their Behavior in the Ocean Environment; Chapter 6 -- Environmental Forces on Offshore Structures; Chapter 7 -- Fundamental Considerations for Framed Offshore Structural Analysis; Chapter 8 -- Analysis and Design Considerations for Framed Steel Offshore Platforms
Chapter 9 -- Analysis and Design of Concrete Gravity PlatformsBack Cover
Summary OFFSHORE OPERATIONS AND STRUCTURAL DEVELOPMENTIntroductionCurrent State of IndustryCommercial Projections for the Offshore IndustryStructural Concept Evaluation and Innovative Development Legal JurisdictionHistory of Offshore Structural DevelopmentExercise ProblemsAppendixCOMPONENTS OF A TYPICAL OFFSHORE STRUCTUREIntroductionFunctional and Structural Requirements of a PlatformComponents of a Fixed Jacket Steel PlatformComponents of a Jack-up Steel Platform Components of a Concrete Gravity PlatformComponents of a Ship Structure Modern TrendsComponents of a Semi-submersibleExercise ProblemsOCEAN
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Offshore structures.
Offshore structures.
Form Electronic book
Author Swamidas, A. S. J.
ISBN 1482220180