Specialised tests for Spar optimisation

AuthorsRadboud van Dijk
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 79
DateApr 1, 2003
Reading time3 minutes

As MARIN extends its model testing to the field of truss Spars, tests show that both the choice of mooring system and current profile can have a significant influence on the VIV response.

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waves, impacts and hydrostructuralmeasurements and controldata sciencerenewablesoil and gasinfrastructuremarine systemslife at seamodel testingvortex induced vibrations (viv)offshore engineering