## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volume 2American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2001 - Arctic regions |

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pf = 1 - ( [ ( - P ) Eq . 17

pf = 1 - ( [ ( - P ) Eq . 17

**failures**will occur at the same time and the probability of system**failure**in any year is the same as the probability of any one crack site**failing**. As correlation reduces so the**failure**probability where ...Page 260

Even between the control system types , the multiplexed types were also observed to be subjected to more dangerous

Even between the control system types , the multiplexed types were also observed to be subjected to more dangerous

**failure**modes than the hydraulic types . The effect of water depth can be seen in Table 10 , this only includes**failures**...Page 323

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Table 1 :

**Failure**rate Rank**Failure**rate rate 1,2,3 Very low 4 Low Meaning ( general**Failure**interpretation ) ( 1 / year )**Failure**is unlikely < 10 but possible during lifetime Likely to happen 0.25 * 10 once during lifetime Between low ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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