Design Aspects of Green Water Loading on FPSOs

AuthorsBuchner, B. and Lopez-Cortiji Garcia, J.
Conference/JournalOMAE Conference, Cancun, Mexico
DateJun 1, 2003

Green water is a significant problem for floating ship-type offshore structures, which needs to be assessed in the early design of the structure. First the present paper summarises a new semi-empirical design evaluation procedure that can assist in this design process.

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