Truncation Methods for Deep Water Mooring Systems for a catenary moored FPSO and a Semi Taut Moored Semi Submersible

AuthorsWaals, Olaf J. and van Dijk, Radboud R.T.
Conference/JournalDOT Conference, New Orleans
DateNov 1, 2004

With the trend towards ultra deep water field developments, the joint application of model tests and numerical simulations is becoming very important. The practical limits of model basins give rise to the concept of truncated mooring systems.

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