TITLE

Seismic analysis used in pipeline design

AUTHOR(S)
Qiang Bai; Wenjun Zeng; Li Tao
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Offshore;Oct2004, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p100
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the use of seismic analysis of the permanent ground deformation for buried pipes and unburied pipes and seismic ground waves for unburied pipes for designing pipeline systems. Different methods for analyzing the responses of a structure subjected to seismic ground wave; Suggestion that the buried depth of buried pipeline and the soil stiffness in the pipeline-soil interaction are the primary factors affecting pipeline stress in an earthquake.
ACCESSION #
14835897

 

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