## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volume 1; Volume 8, Part 1American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1989 - Arctic regions |

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The reliability index is the probability of failure expressed as the number of standard deviations on the normal

The reliability index is the probability of failure expressed as the number of standard deviations on the normal

**distribution**yielding an equivalent probability of exceedence . There are 29 random variables described in table 1.Page 185

UAE 89-516 In its simplest form the following assumptions are inade ; batuig Concerning the short term stress range

UAE 89-516 In its simplest form the following assumptions are inade ; batuig Concerning the short term stress range

**distribution**, the**distribution**is adopted ; • the most unfavourable wave is assumed to attack the platform from the ...Page 297

An observation / repair action could either be characterized deterministically or represented by an associated crack size

An observation / repair action could either be characterized deterministically or represented by an associated crack size

**distribution**. Further , corresponding to a given crack size at a node , the remaining life or the total time to ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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### Contents

OFFSHORE OUTLOOK 1989 | 1 |

Trends in U S Offshore Oil and Gas Development | 11 |

OFFSHORE TECHNOLOGY NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING | 19 |

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