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Determining appropriate stiffness levels for spudcan foundations using jack-up case records

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The level of soil stiffness under spudcan footings is an area of intense interest and debate, with many practitioners believing that current jack-up assessment guidelines are overly conservative. In order to evaluate appropriate stiffness parameters, back-analysis of case records of jack-up platforms in the North Sea has been performed. The records relate to three different rigs at a total of eight locations, which include a variety of soil conditions, water depths and sea-state severity. For...

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10.1115/OMAE2002-28085

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Civil Engineering
Role:
Author
Volume:
4
Pages:
307-318
Host title:
Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE
Publication date:
2002-01-01
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125369
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pubs:125369
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uuid:186b6ebc-c047-40c1-a84a-cf94880a9518
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pubs:125369
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2013-02-20

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