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Structural Integrity Analysis of OSTT

Inspection at Visakhapatnam Port

The Problem

  • Off shore tanker terminal (OSTT) built in 1990 damaged in cycloneHudhud 2014
  • Estimated repair cost significantly lower than rebuilding cost
  • Underwater structure mapping critical in order to undertake repair
  • Surface surveys inconclusive due to turbulent waters

Planys Solution

  • Planys performed as-constructed vs. damaged position analysis to assess integrity
  • Analysis was used by client to refurbish existing structure leading to savings