Evaluation of Mooring Forces

by S.T. Li,

Serial Information: Journal of the Waterways and Harbors Division, 1962, Vol. 88, Issue 4, Pg. 19-38

Document Type: Journal Paper

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Abstract: Study of active and semiactive moorings along mooring facilities; method of evaluation of natural and operational mooring forces including atmospheric disturbances, dynamic pressure of currents, drag force or frictional resistance, stimulated pull, yawing or rolling of berthed vessel, and seismic disturbances.

Subject Headings: Mooring | Dynamic pressure | Pressure vessels | Dynamic response | Drag (fluid dynamics) | Friction | Load and resistance factor design | Ships |

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