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Journal of Applied Mathematics
Volume 2012, Article ID 102618, 18 pages
Research Article

A Study on the Holding Capacity Safety Factors for Torpedo Anchors

1Laboratory of Analysis and Reliability of Offshore Structures, Civil Engineering Department, Centro de Tecnologia, COPPE/UFRJ, Cidade Universitária, Bloco I-2000, Sala I-116, Ilha do Fundão, 21945-970 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
2PETROBRAS Research and Development Center (CENPES), Cidade Universitária, Quadra 7, Ilha do Fundão, 21949-900 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Received 19 January 2012; Accepted 29 March 2012

Academic Editor: Ioannis K. Chatjigeorgiou

Copyright © 2012 Luís V. S. Sagrilo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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