CHAIN OUT OF PLANE BENDING FATIGUE
CHAIN OUT OF PLANE BENDING FATIGUE. CHAIN OPB JIP
Address the OPB phenomenon and prevent mooring systems from OPB risk. The JIP program included chain testing and FEA work and developed a design practice for verifying mooring systems against OPB.
SBM, Technip, Sofec, Noble, Denton, Bluewater, Principia, Doris, Saipem, HHI, HSE, Exxon, Petrobras, Husky, Total, Hess, ConocoPhillips, Statoil, Chevron, BP, Ramnas Bruk and Vicinay Cadenas.