Upheaval Buckling Mitigation by Hot Water Flushing

  • I. G. Craig
  • N. W. Nash
  • G. A. Oldfield
Part of the Advances in Underwater Technology, Ocean Science and Offshore Engineering book series (AUTOO, volume 24)

Abstract

The Glamis Field in UK North Sea Block 16/21a is operated by Sun Oil Britain Ltd as a subsea step out from the Balmora1 Fie1d, 8km to the North East.

Keywords

Compressive Load Load Line SUBSEA Pipeline Flexible Hose Lateral Buckle 
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References

  1. 1.
    Craig, I.G. and Oldfield, G.A.: “Glamis: A Subsea Satellite Field Development”, OTC 6201, 1990.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Hobbs, R.E.: “In-Service Buckling of Heated Pipelines” Journal of Transportation Engineering, Vol. 110, No. 2 (March 1984).Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Craig, I.G., Nash N. and Oldfield, G.A.: “Upheaval Buckling - A Practical Solution Using Hot Water Flushing Technique”, OTC 6334, 1990Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Society for Underwater Technology 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. G. Craig
    • 1
  • N. W. Nash
    • 1
  • G. A. Oldfield
    • 1
  1. 1.Sun Oil Britain Limited, Union TerraceAberdeenUK

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