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Horizontal Capacity of Embedded Suction Anchors in Clay

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S. Bang, K. Jones

South Dakota School of Mines and Technology Ltd., Rapid City, SD

Y. S. Kim, Y. Cho

Daewoo Engineering and Construction Company, Seoul, South Korea

Paper No. OMAE2007-29115, pp. 353-360; 8 pages
doi:10.1115/OMAE2007-29115
From:
  • ASME 2007 26th International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering
  • Volume 4: Materials Technology; Ocean Engineering
  • San Diego, California, USA, June 10–15, 2007
  • Conference Sponsors: Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4270-3 | eISBN: 0-7918-3799-8
  • Copyright © 2007 by ASME

abstract

An analytical solution has been developed to estimate the horizontal pullout capacity of embedded suction anchors in clay seafloor. Validation has been made through comparisons with the centrifuge model test results. The results indicate that the horizontal pullout capacity of the embedded suction anchor in clay increases, reaches its peak and then starts to decrease as the point of the load application moves downward. The effect of flanges on the horizontal pullout capacity is also found to be significant.

Copyright © 2007 by ASME
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