Accession Number:

ADA330599

Title:

Intermodule Connector Technology for Mobile Offshore Base Structures

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept., May-Sep 97

Corporate Author:

MAINE UNIV AT ORONO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The objectives for the work under this grant continue to be 1 Determination of design requirements for Mobile Offshore Base MOB connectors and development of accurate, reliable predictions of connector performance 2 Further development of concepts for flexible intermodule connectors and evaluation using computational modeling and 3 Proof of concept for selected configurations through fabrication and scale model testing of most promising connector concepts.

Subject Categories:

  • Couplers, Fasteners and Joints
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE