The course addresses oil and gas resources and reserves, petroleum engineering aspects and Arctic offshore development. Offshore structures are discussed on the basis of characteristics of the physical environment.
Oil and gas resources in the Arctic
Petroleum engineering aspects and technology
Bearing capacity of ice
Sea ice and iceberg drift
Global and local ice loads on offshore structures
Moored structures and structures on DP in ice
Operations in cold climate
Icing on offshore structures
- Use of numerical models and ice tank testing in design of offshore and coastal structures.
|Language of instruction||English|
|Institution||University Centre in Svalbard|
|Fields of study||Earth scienceEngineering and engineering trades (others)|
|Teaching place||Svalbard, Norway|
|Teaching term||Autumn (October)|