Structural Fatigue Life Assessment and Sustainment Implications for a New Class of US Coast Guard Cutters

AuthorsStambaugh, K., Drummen, I., Cleary, C., Sheinberg, R., Kaminski, M.
Conference/JournalSSC Symposium
DateMay 1, 2014

This paper presents an overview of the US Coast Guard's Fatigue Life Assessment Project (FLAP) and the application of the results in hull structure lifecycle management of the National Security Cutter class.

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stability, seakeeping and ocean engineeringwaves, impacts and hydrostructuralmeasurements and controldata scienceseakeepingmodel testingmonitoringstructural responsefull scale