Lifetime assessment for deepwater moorings

AuthorsRemco Hageman, Willemijn Pauw
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 117
DateApr 22, 2016
Reading time3 minutes

Mooring integrity is an important concern in the offshore industry [1]. Mooring leg failures can have significant consequences, such as temporary shutdowns and require unplanned, thus expensive, repairs. On the other hand, an over dimensioned design leads to higher loads acting on the floating facilities and a large investment.