## Proceedings of the ... International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Volume 15, Part 2American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1996 - Arctic regions |

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SAFETY

SAFETY

**FACTOR**AND EXCEEDANCE PROBABILITY - SOME SIMPLE LINKS Øistein Hagen DET NORSKE VERITAS , N 1322 Høvik ... what is the numerical value of the load**factor**giving the same probability of being exceeded as implicitly defined and ...Page 179

prediction are expressed in the required minimum partial safety

prediction are expressed in the required minimum partial safety

**factor**Yoverall of 1.8 ( 5 ) . This results in the following strength requirement against the overall collapse : where : Mi is mass of shell ( i = 1 ) and frames ( i = 2 ) ...Page 229

Therefore , the above dynamic load

Therefore , the above dynamic load

**factors**should be compared at equal probability levels . Considering that the dynamic pressure follows an exponential ... It is noted that the largest load**factor**is then associated with DnV ( 1994b ) ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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### Contents

PROBABILISTIC MODELLING OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND RESPONSE | 1 |

A Nonlinear Model | 29 |

STRUCTURAL RELIABILITY | 95 |

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