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

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Keeping all initial dimensions as small as

Keeping all initial dimensions as small as

**possible**improves the fatigue lives . Crack Growth Rate Laws If a crack growth rate law from BS 7910 is to be ...Page 149

... allowing for

... allowing for

**possible**pipe embedment . The pipe parameters , such as the outside diameter and weight , and soil properties ( for each node ) are ...Page 194

... it is

... it is

**possible**that they will lead to calculate the crack size at any given time , usually on a year by year fracture collapse under extreme loading .### What people are saying - Write a review

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