Spar Vortex Induced Motion in current and waves towing tank
AuthorsRadboud van Dijk
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 85
DateApr 1, 2005
Reading time3 minutes
The Vortex Induced Motion (VIM) of a Spar platform is an important consideration for the design of Spar moorings
and risers. Recent tests carried out at MARIN on Spar VIM response are set to be revealed at OMAE, 2005.
stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringwaves, impacts and hydrostructuralmeasurements and controldata sciencerenewablesoil and gasinfrastructuremarine systemslife at seamodel testingloads and responsesvortex induced motions (vim)offshore engineering