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Study of the Sensitivity of the Guanabara Bay PE-3 Pipeline to Geometric Imperfections

[+] Author Affiliations
Adilson Carvalho Benjamin

PETROBRAS R&D Center, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

João Nisan Correia Guerreiro, Rita de Cássia Carvalho Silva, Abimael Fernando Dourado Loula

National Laboratory for Scientific Computing (LNCC/MCT), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Paper No. IPC2004-0180, pp. 437-451; 15 pages
doi:10.1115/IPC2004-0180
From:
  • 2004 International Pipeline Conference
  • 2004 International Pipeline Conference, Volumes 1, 2, and 3
  • Calgary, Alberta, Canada, October 4–8, 2004
  • Conference Sponsors: International Petroleum Technology Institute
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4176-6 | eISBN: 0-7918-3737-8
  • Copyright © 2004 by ASME

abstract

This paper describes the study performed to investigate the sensitivity of the Guanabara Bay PE-3 pipeline to geometric imperfections. The main results of several FE analyses are presented. It is concluded that the PE-3 zigzag pipeline is geometrically stable when submitted to the maximum pressure loading and maximum temperature loading established in the design. Also it is shown that the von Mises stresses calculated in the analyses were below the yield strength of the pipe material.

Copyright © 2004 by ASME
Topics: Pipelines

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