Introduction to offshore structures, codes of practice, companies, geohazards, risk analysis, health and safety, quality assurance and control, installation; offshore project management, deep water, offshore site investigations, geophysical methods; offshore soils, in-situ testing, geological aspects; development of design stratigraphies, assignment of engineering parameters, shallow gas, soil behaviour under cyclic loading; pile capacity, pile axial and lateral response, tension piles, pile driving, jackups, gravity platforms; seabed bearing structures, seafloor stability, scour, liquefaction, suction caissons, pipelines, cables, trenching, anchor piles, seismic analysis, model testing; awareness of FE, research, de-commissioning.

Course Code: 
 Level 3
 3 Credits
 Semester 2
 CVNG 2008, CVNG 2009