Assessing fitness for purpose of offshore platforms. Part 2. Risk management, maintenance, and repair. H. Banon. J. Structural Engng., ASCE, December 1994, 120(12), 3613--3633.
A description is given of the formal process of platform reassessment, platform screening, methods of risk assessment, and maintenance and repair techniques. Four examples are presented of platform reassessments which should be of assistance to practicing engineers in developing an appreciation for the process and its potential complexity. 24 refs.