Steel Catenary Riser (SCR) Integrity Management

This project will identify emerging technologies, technology gaps, and monitoring techniques; develop SCR validations approach and integrity management methodology; and provide an industry forum for sharing of technology. More specifically to: (1) develop a systematic method for the integrity management of SCR field systems; (2) develop an approach to validation of design methods and key assumptions; (3) provide a framework for structured record-keeping; (4) develop a method for remaining life/life assessment; (5) identify and describe current best for SCR integrity monitoring; and (6) identify technology gaps and emerging technologies for SCR integrity monitoring.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $25000.00
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

    U.S. Department of Transportation
    East Building, 2nd Floor 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Smith, Robert

  • Performing Organizations:

    MCS Advanced Engineering Solutions

  • Principal Investigators:

    Kavanagh, Kieran

  • Start Date: 20050301
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20090424
  • Source Data: RiP Project 35385

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01493803
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: DTRS56-02-X-0024
  • Files: RIP
  • Created Date: Sep 24 2013 1:00AM