Course Information

Course Code:
Course Number:
Code Course Name Language Type
DEN 431E Strength of Ships&Offshore Structures English Compulsory
Local Credits ECTS Theoretical Tutorial Laboratory
3 5 3 0 0
Course Prerequisites and Class Restriction
Prerequisites DEN 331 MIN DD
or DEN 331E MIN DD
or DEN 218E MIN DD
or MUK 204 MIN DD
or MUK 204E MIN DD
Class Restriction None
Course Description
Introduction. Hull structural break down – function of hull elements such as shipside, bottom, deck, transverse bulkhead, longitudinal bulkhead, and web frames. Basic strength theory (beam theory, fatigue, corrosion, buckling), Longitudinal strength, Local strength design, Design Loads, Bottom slamming, Bow impact, Offshore hull strength, Offshore topside modules strength design, Ultimate strength, Linear and non-linear buckling, Material and welding strength.