Deepwater pit proves popular for TLP model tests

AuthorsJorrit-Jan Serraris, Eelco Frickel & Jule Scharnke
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 102
DateApr 26, 2011
Reading time3 minutes

MARIN's deepwater pit in the Offshore Basin allows modeling of TLPs, including their tendons, over the full water depth. Here, we delve the inner depths of the deepwater pit and examine these challenging projects.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringwaves, impacts and hydrostructuraloil and gaswaves