Ice loads upon a cylindrical offshore structures

Juri Kajaste-Rudnitski, Pauli Jumppanen, William Sackinger

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Results are presented for several events of ice movement acting against a concrete cylindrical lighthouse in the Gulf of Bothnia. A comparison is made of stresses in the ice at several locations around the structure with those experienced by the structure. The transfer of ice stresses into force upon structure is shown.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationEspoo
PublisherVTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
Number of pages118
ISBN (Print)951-38-2277-X
Publication statusPublished - 1985
MoE publication typeD4 Published development or research report or study

Publication series

SeriesValtion teknillinen tutkimuskeskus. Tiedotteita


  • ice loads
  • offshore structures
  • analysis
  • concrete
  • cylindrical bodies


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