The course aims to teach the principles of design and analysis methodology of floating structures which includes semi-submersibles, sparce and tension-leg platforms. The course will teach how to calculate the hydrodynamic loading using various wave theories. From a structural point of view, the course will teach the first principle design of unstiffened and stiffened plates, structural reliability and hull girder strength of FPSOs.
Date: 12-14 February
Venue: Delft, Netherlands