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  • Peter Wirsching, AmocoProductionCompany B. Stahl, +2 authors Texas C. J. Kun SanAntonio
  • Published 2008
Mructural performance relative to fatigue and fracture of two tendon configurations of a tension leg platform wss studied. Reliability methtis were employed to account for uncertaintim in the d~ign factors. Improvement in reliability over the service life, resulting from a maintenance program of periodic inspection and repair, was quantified. An economic… CONTINUE READING