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120% factor when designing mooring line chain minimum breaking load?
Asked 5 years, 9 months ago by lilianlope 1 Answer

Are mooring line connections to FPSO, anchor piles or between chain-wire segments (including shackles or H-links) designed for chain minimum breaking load of 120%?

Mooring Line Chain corrosion allowance?
Asked 5 years, 9 months ago by lilianlope 1 Answer

The Classification Society defines the corrosion and wear allowance for the mooring line chain as 0.2mm to 0.4mm per year. If I have a company corrosion requirement as a corrosion rate of 0.4mm/year (for a total of 10mm in 25 years) in addition to the an...