Design of a Mooring System for Model Testing of a Downward Breaking Moored Cone in Ice

  1. (PDF, 2 MB)
DOIResolve DOI:
AuthorSearch for: ; Search for:
TypeTechnical Report
Series titleStudent Report
SubjectMooring; Conical Structure; Kulluk; Model Test
AbstractThis document describes the preliminary design of a model mooring system for Phase 2 of the Ice Forces on Conical Structures project. The purpose and objectives of the project are outlined, as well as background information on the fullscale Kulluk conical drilling barge that is being modelled in these experiments. The methods used to obtain mooring system parameters are described, and the results presented.
Publication date
PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Ocean Technology
PlaceSt. John's, NL
AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number6218
NPARC number8895873
Export citationExport as RIS
Report a correctionReport a correction
Record identifiere240e14b-9f73-48b4-a567-0cb01163eee4
Record created2009-04-22
Record modified2016-10-03
Bookmark and share
  • Share this page with Facebook (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Twitter (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Google+ (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Delicious (Opens in a new window)