## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volumes 1-2American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1990 - Arctic regions |

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Page 192

In other words , the successful detection does not always indicate an accurate

sizing of a

mentioned ...

In other words , the successful detection does not always indicate an accurate

sizing of a

**defect**. ... to detect ( with a reasonable probability of success ) any**defects**with a size larger or equal to the maximum acceptable**defect**sizementioned ...

Page 224

Thus weld

life . Unfortunately , it is not possible to know the exact size and number of

in each joint and these can only be represented probabilistically . Very little ...

Thus weld

**defect**size and distribution in the joint have important influence fatiguelife . Unfortunately , it is not possible to know the exact size and number of

**defects**in each joint and these can only be represented probabilistically . Very little ...

Page 226

Some results of recent statistical study on weld

and Baker ( 1990 ) . In a deterministic analysis a tubular joint with a weld

having a depth and length equal to the mean values of the

assumed ...

Some results of recent statistical study on weld

**defects**be found in Kountourisand Baker ( 1990 ) . In a deterministic analysis a tubular joint with a weld

**defect**having a depth and length equal to the mean values of the

**defect**data isassumed ...

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### Contents

Simulation of Hurricane Seas in a Multidirectional Wave Basin | 17 |

HYDRODYNAMIC FORCES | 47 |

The Force Coefficients on Inclined Cylinder in Random Wave and Current | 57 |

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