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The Effect on Hydrodynamic Performance of Multi-Point Moored FPSO in Swell Condition of West Africa

[+] Author Affiliations
Chen Gang, Yuan Hongtao, Zeng Ji, Wang Yuhan

Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Shanghai, China

Dou Peilin, Zhu Jian

Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, Zhengjiang, Jiangsu, China

Paper No. OMAE2014-23144, pp. V01AT01A008; 7 pages
doi:10.1115/OMAE2014-23144
From:
  • ASME 2014 33rd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering
  • Volume 1A: Offshore Technology
  • San Francisco, California, USA, June 8–13, 2014
  • Conference Sponsors: Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4537-0
  • Copyright © 2014 by ASME

abstract

The paper respectively study the effect on hydrodynamic performances of FPSO under only swell and only wind-sea based on 3D potential theory and non-linear time domain coupled analysis method. The analysis results indicated that swell and wind-sea act as the same role in low frequency response. Swell is key factor in wave frequency response. Incident angle of swell evidently effects on mooring line tension. So it is necessary that we should consider swell and wind-sea at the same time in studying the hydrodynamic performances of FPSO in West Africa. The study offered an important reference on FPSO hydrodynamic performances analysis in West Africa.

Copyright © 2014 by ASME
Topics: FPSO , Mooring

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