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

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The reserve strength ratio of a

The reserve strength ratio of a

**structure**is generally defined as the ratio of ultimate failure load of the**structure**to the design load . For a monopod**structure**, where failure occurs at an easily identifiable location , this value ...Page 270

The basic RAM equation that define the design elastic horizontal response spectral ordinate ( Sat ) for a

The basic RAM equation that define the design elastic horizontal response spectral ordinate ( Sat ) for a

**structure**which has a natural period ( Tn ) and damping ratio ( E ) is ( Bea , 1997 ) : sedimentary formations ) .Page 371

104 n redundancy of

104 n redundancy of

**structure**, Bo is base safety factor . Based on this equation B = 3.5 is obtained for semisubmersible by taking T = 20 . This proposed equation presents strict safety target as CIRIA . If the loss become ten times ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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