Physical Oceanography – Description of World’s Oceans, currents, salinity, ocean floor characteristics

Metocean Engineering – wind, wave and current loads on offshore structures
Types of Platforms – Jackets, TLPs, Semisubmersibles, Jack-ups, Concrete Gravity

Floating Platforms – Sizing, stability, structural design of TLPs, semisubmersibles
Fixed Offshore structures – Sizing and layout, structural design of Jackets, Breakwaters and Seawalls

Design of Offshore Pipelines – Hydrostatic, hydrodynamic analysis and structural design
Buoys and Mooring systems – mooring configurations, advantages and disadvantages

Ocean mining and energy systems – description and systems
Safety of offshore structures – reliability and risk assessment, failure modes

Other Resources

Course Curriculum

Mod-01 Lec-01 Introduction Details 58:58
Mod-01 Lec-02 Physical Oceanography – I Details 1:22
Mod-01 Lec-03 Physical Oceanography – II Details 50:52
Mod-01 Lec-3a Physical Oceanography – III Details 46:52
Mod-01 Lec-04 Physical Oceanography – IV Details 59:34
Mod-01 Lec-05 Sediments & Open Ocean Details 58:12
Mod-01 Lec-06 Open Ocean – I Details 54:54
Mod-01 Lec-07 Open Ocean – II Details 55:50
Mod-01 Lec-08 Physical Properties of Water Details 55:12
Mod-01 Lec-09 Water and Waves Details 56:5
Mod-01 Lec-10 Waves – I Details 56:28
Mod-01 Lec-11 Waves – II Details 56:55
Mod-01 Lec-12 Waves – III Details 55:45
Mod-01 Lec-13 Introduction to Offshore Structures – I Details 57:48
Mod-01 Lec-14 .Introduction to Offshore Structures -II Details 58:46
Mod-01 Lec-15 Waves – IV Details 53:5
Mod-01 Lec-16 The Wave Spectra Details 55:33
Mod-01 Lec-17 The Wave Spectra (Contd…1) Details 55:55
Mod-01 Lec-18 The Wave Spectra (Contd…2) Details 59:42
Mod-01 Lec-19 Offshore Structures – I Details 58:35
Mod-01 Lec-20 Offshore Structures – II Details 57:15
Mod-01 Lec-21 Offshore Structures – III Details 54:34
Mod-01 Lec-22 Floating Offshore Structures Details 0:57
Mod-01 Lec-23 Drilling from Platforms Details 57:32
Mod-01 Lec-24 Drilling and Topsides Details 59:43
Mod-01 Lec-25 Topsides Details 58:26
Mod-01 Lec-26 Mooring Systems Details 56:27
Mod-01 Lec-27 Mooring Systems (Contd…1) Details 55:39
Mod-01 Lec-28 Static Analysis of Mooring Cable Details 56:22
Mod-01 Lec-29 Static Analysis of Mooring Cable (Contd.) Details 58:44
Mod-01 Lec-30 Mooring Systems (Contd…2) Details 56:58
Mod-01 Lec-31 Mooring Systems (Contd…3) Details 0:55
Mod-01 Lec-32 Mooring Systems (Contd…4) Details 56:22
Mod-01 Lec-33 Mooring Systems (Contd…5) Details 59:5
Mod-01 Lec-34 Mooring Systems (Contd…6) Details 56:38
Mod-01 Lec-35 Fixed Offshore Structures Details 58:53
Mod-01 Lec-36 Fixed Offshore Structures (Contd.) Details 55:33
Mod-01 Lec-37 Structural Analysis of Jacket Platforms Details 59:30
Mod-01 Lec-38 Structural Analysis of Jacket Platforms (Contd…1) Details 53:22
Mod-01 Lec-39 Structural Analysis of Jacket Platforms (Contd…2) Details 56:30
Mod-01 Lec-40 Jacket Pile Selection Details 57:43
Mod-01 Lec-41 Jacket Pile Selection (Contd…1) Details 59:29
Mod-01 Lec-42 Jacket Pile Selection (Contd…2) Details 55:24
Mod-01 Lec-43 Floating Platform Design Details 58:12
Mod-01 Lec-44 Semi-Submersibles Details 56:6
Mod-01 Lec-45 Semi-Submersibles & TLPs Details 54:56
Mod-01 Lec-46 Tension Leg Platform Details 55:27
Mod-01 Lec-47 Tension Leg Platform (Contd.) Details 57:31
Mod-01 Lec-48 SPAR Platform Details 53:1

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