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Pipelines and Risers OFF520

The course gives fundamental knowledge about design, construction and maintenance of pipelines and risers.


Course description for study year 2021-2022. Please note that changes may occur.

Facts
Course code

OFF520

Credits (ECTS)

5

Semester tution start

Autumn

Number of semesters

1

Exam semester

Autumn

Language of instruction

English

Offered by

Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science

Learning outcome

Knowledge:

Design, construction and maintenance of pipelines and risers.

Content
Pipelines Wall thickness selection. Material selection. Local and global buckling of pipes. Hyrodynamics of pipelines. Pipe/soil interaction. On-bottom stability. Vortex shedding induced vibrations, fatigue. Interaction with Fishing gear. Installation of pipelines. Tie-in methods. Operational aspects of pipelines, inspection, maintenance and repair. Pipeline defect assessment. Pipeline Bundles. Deep water risers.
Required prerequisite knowledge
None
Exam
Form of assessment Weight Duration Marks Aid
Written exam 1/1 3 Hours A - F Valid calculator.

Course teacher(s)
Course coordinator: Daniel Nalliah Karunakaran
Programme coordinator: Sheryl Josdal
Course coordinator: Daniel Nalliah Karunakaran
Course teacher: Muk Chen Ong
Head of Department: Tor Henning Hemmingsen
Method of work
4 hours lectures and tutorials pr week.
Open for
Master studies at the Department of Mechanical and Structural Engineering and Materials Science. Students at Master Level at the Faculty of Science and Technology may also be considered admission.
Course assessment
By form and/or by discussions in class in accordance with university regulations.
Overlapping courses
Course Reduction (SP)
Pipelines and risers (MOK160) 5
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