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An Intensive 5 Day Training Course

Modelling and Analysis
of Fixed Offshore Structures
using SACS Software

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Code Date Venue Fee($)
OM122 08 - 12 Sep 2019 Dubai - UAE 4,950

*All fees are exclusive of VAT


Why Choose this Training Course?

This PetroKnowledge training course will review in detail the analysis and design of fixed offshore structures platforms. It will cover all the stages of the modelling design and analysis from the model preparation until the result interpretation the structure. The overall objective is to provide participants with deep understanding of the design and analysis of fixed offshore platforms, specifically, the concept, design, analysis and results interpretation of modeling, in place, load out and lifting analysis of jackets and topsides.

This training course will highlight:


Training Objectives click here

What are the Goals?

By the end of this intensive 5 Day training course, participants will learn to:

  • Understand in depth the modelling and analysis of fixed offshore structure
  • Develop high skills about modelling of fixed offshore structures
  • Execute the modelling and analysis efficiently
  • Learn the concept, theory and analysis of fixed offshore structure
  • Be able to model and conduct several analyses of fixed offshore structures

Target Audience click here

Who is this Training Course for?

This training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals who are interested in learning about offshore structure modelling and will greatly benefit: 

  • Structural Engineers
  • Construction Engineers
  • Steel Fabricators
  • Structural Designers

Training Methods click here

How will this Training Course be Presented? 

This PetroKnowledge training course will utilize a variety of proven adult learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension and retention of the information presented. The daily workshops will be highly interactive and participative. The illustration will depend on actual usage of the software and real life examples.

In addition, the training course delivery emphasizes the use of group discussions and case studies in order to ensure participants can put the newly learned concepts to use.

Organisational Impact click here

  • Enhance the awareness of better modelling and design for fixed offshore structure
  • Improve the organization capability for modelling and analysis consideration during different stage of the projects
  • Improve the fixed offshore structure project output by knowing the simple and practical way modelling and analysis
  • The organization better planning for the execution of the design of fixed offshore structures

Personal Impact click here

  • Enhance the fixed offshore structure modelling and design capability of the trainee
  • Increase knowledge of up to date modelling and analysis of fixed offshore structure
  • Increase the knowledge of different modelling and analysis methods and approach
  • Increase the skill to enhance quality of all phases of platform design and construction
  • Enhance the capabilities of engineers in conducting modelling, in place, load out and lifting analysis.

Daily Agenda click here

Day One: System Capabilities & The New Features Of SACS

  • Fixed Platform Nomenclature
  • Platform Concepts
  • Analysis techniques
  • Codes and Standards
  • SACS Software Modules
  • Module arrangement
  • Global Settings
  • File naming convention
  • Setting up project and run files
  • Precede, Data Generator and Editor

Day Two: Creating Structural Models With SACS

  • Creating the model
    • Using Precede and Structural Wizard
    • Members
    • Wish bones
    • Main piles
    • Conductor Modeling
    • Inputting Material Properties
    • Plate Groups
    • Local and Global Coordinate Systems
  • Defining design parameters
    • Joint Connection Design
    • Define Beam Offsets
    • Define Member Code Check Properties
  • Loading the Model
    • Dead Load
    • Applied Loads – Joint and Member loads
    • Over rides (Member and Group)
    • Simulation of non-structural elements such as anodes, walkways and stairs
    • Loading the Structure (Using the Weight feature): Surface Loads, Equipment Footprint Loads, Appurtenant Structure Loads, Inertia Loading

Day Three: User-Defined Loading

  • Environmental Loading
    • Wind Area Definitions
    • Wind Loads
    • Wave and Current Loading
    • Buoyancy Loads
    • Marine growth
    • Hydrodynamic Coefficients
    • Wave Kinematics and Current Blockage Factor
    • Hydrostatic Collapse check
  • Preparing for Analysis
    • Load Combinations
    • Allowable Stress Modification factor
    • Unity Check Partition Table
    • Code Check &other Analysis options
    • Defining Boundary Conditions
  • Creating Joint Can Data File
    • Joint Check Options
    • Joint Can File
  • Analysis Results
    • Codes and Standards
    • Analysis and review of results
    • Interpretation of List files
    • PostVue Files
    • Viewing Results in 3D
    • Member Unity Checks and Unity Check Plots
    • Member Review and Redesign
    • Joint Design Review and Redesign
    • Data Extraction and Report Preparation

Day Four: Load out Analysis

  • Load out methods
  • Design criteria for load out
  • Preparation of the model for the load out analysis
    • Boundary condition adjustment
    • Loading and load combination
  • Analysis Results
    • Codes and Standards
    • Analysis and review of results
    • Interpretation of List files
    • Member Unity Checks and Unity Check Plots
    • Joint Design Review and Redesign
    • Joint deflection
    • Support reaction

Day Five: Lifting Analysis

  • Lift weight
  • Structural components
  • Padeye, slings, and shackle selection
  • Preparation of the model for the lifting analysis
    • Determination of COG location
    • Defining the sling properties and the skew load
    • Consideration of COG shift
    • Load combination for lifting analysis
  • Analysis Results
    • Codes and Standards
    • Analysis and review of results
    • Interpretation of List files
    • Member Unity Checks and Unity Check Plots
    • Joint Design Review and Redesign
    • Maximum sling tension for sling and shackle selection
    • Data Extraction and Report Preparation

 

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PetroKnowledge Training


Modelling and Analysis
of Fixed Offshore Structures
using SACS Software


Code Date Venue Fees
OM122 08 - 12 Sep 2019 Dubai - UAE $4,950



Why Choose this Training Course?

This PetroKnowledge training course will review in detail the analysis and design of fixed offshore structures platforms. It will cover all the stages of the modelling design and analysis from the model preparation until the result interpretation the structure. The overall objective is to provide participants with deep understanding of the design and analysis of fixed offshore platforms, specifically, the concept, design, analysis and results interpretation of modeling, in place, load out and lifting analysis of jackets and topsides.

This training course will highlight:


Training Objectives

What are the Goals?

By the end of this intensive 5 Day training course, participants will learn to:

Target Audience

Who is this Training Course for?

This training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals who are interested in learning about offshore structure modelling and will greatly benefit: 

Training Methods

How will this Training Course be Presented? 

This PetroKnowledge training course will utilize a variety of proven adult learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension and retention of the information presented. The daily workshops will be highly interactive and participative. The illustration will depend on actual usage of the software and real life examples.

In addition, the training course delivery emphasizes the use of group discussions and case studies in order to ensure participants can put the newly learned concepts to use.

Organisational Impact

Personal Impact

Daily Agenda

Day One: System Capabilities & The New Features Of SACS

Day Two: Creating Structural Models With SACS

Day Three: User-Defined Loading

Day Four: Load out Analysis

Day Five: Lifting Analysis

 

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