Pipelines and Risers (OFF520)
The course gives fundamental knowledge about design, construction and maintenance of pipelines and risers.
Course description for study year 2022-2023
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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.
Design, construction and maintenance of pipelines and risers.
Required prerequisite knowledge
|Form of assessment||Weight||Duration||Marks||Aid|
|Written exam||1/1||3 Hours||Letter grades||Valid calculator|
Course coordinator:Daniel Nalliah Karunakaran
Programme coordinator:Sheryl Josdal
Course teacher:Muk Chen Ong
Head of Department:Mona Wetrhus Minde
Method of work
4 hours lectures and tutorials pr week.
|Pipelines and risers (MOK160_1)||5|
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.
By form and/or by discussions in class in accordance with university regulations.