Rectification process. P.J. Fisher. G.J. Lyons and D.T. Brown. Offshore Engng. Handbook Series, publ'd 1995, Bentham Press, Dilke House, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7JN, approx. 330 pages (ISBN 1-874612-23-4). Chapter 7, 25 pages.
The re-assessment is discussed of fixed steel platforms with respect to the structural aspects for the jacket and foundation. Consideration is given to procedures for re-assessment analyses including fatigue, life extension and strength case studies. Damage and repairs are also covered as are emerging trends in UK regulation. 12 refs.