Important Environmental Modelling Aspects for Ultra Deep Water Model Tests

AuthorsBuchner, B., Cozijn, J.L., van Dijk, R.R.T. and Wichers, J.E.W.
Conference/JournalDeep Offshore Technology (DOT) Conference, Rio de Janeiro
DateOct 1, 2001

Model testing for ultra deep water projects requires special attention to the modelling of waterdepth, wind, waves and current. Due to the large water depths, vessel displacements are large and coupling and interaction effects are strong.

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