IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Predicting the Creep Lifetime of HMPE Mooring Rope Applications

OCEANS 2006

Author(s): M.P. Vlasblom ; M.R.L. Bosman
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 September 2006
Conference Location: Boston, MA, USA
Conference Date: 18 September 2006
Page(s): 1 - 10
ISBN (CD): 1-4244-0115-1
ISBN (Paper): 1-4244-0114-3
DOI: 10.1109/OCEANS.2006.307013
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Under constant loading HMPE fibers and ropes show an irreversible deformation (creep) behavior that is strongly dependent upon load and temperature. This paper presents an updated model that seeks... View More

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