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Document ID (ISN)24931
CIS number 76-685
ISSN - Serial title Noise Control and Vibration Reduction
Year 1975
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Melling T.H.
Title Noise on offshore platforms.
Bibliographic information July 1975, Vol.6, No.7, p.205-209. Illus.
Abstract The differences between offshore and land-based installations when it comes to noise and noise control are discussed, and results are given of noise measurements on a typical offshore drilling rig. The procedure to be followed in evaluating noise problems and performing noise calculations at the design stage of an offshore platform is described in general terms.
Descriptors (primary) noise; offshore oil extraction; noise control
Descriptors (secondary) mathematical analysis; hearing damage risk criteria
Document type -
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry