Predicting jack-up spudcan installation in sand overlying stiff clay
Pan Hu, Mark Jason Cassidy
Ocean Engineering | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2017
Awarded by ARC
This work forms part of the activities of the Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems (COFS), which is supported by the Lloyd's Register Foundation as a Centre of Excellence and currently forms one of the primary nodes of the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Geotechnical Science and Engineering. Lloyd's Register Foundation invests in science, engineering, and technology for public benefit, worldwide. This project received additional support from the ARC Laureate Fellowship (FL130100059). The authors are grateful for this support and also to beam centrifuge technician Mr. Manuel Palacios for his assistance during the experimental work and for fruitful discussions with David Edwards in DNV GL and Youhu Zhang in the Norwegian Geotechnical Institute regarding this work.