Pipelines in Ice Environments

Refereed Journals

  • Nobahar, A., and Kenny, S. (2007). "Analysis and design of buried pipeline for displacement controlled hazards: A probabilistic approach." J. OMAE. (in press)
  • Nobahar, A., Kenny, S. and Phillips, R. (2007). "Buried pipelines subject to subgouge deformations." Int. J. Geomechanics 7(3).
  • Refereed Conference Proceedings

  • Kenny, S., Barrett, J., Phillips, R. and Popescu, R. (2007). "Integrating geohazard demand and structural capacity modelling within a probabilistic design framework for offshore arctic pipelines." Proc., ISOPE, ISOPE 2007 SBD 03., 9p.
  • Fatemi, A.., Kenny, S., and Taheri, F. (2007). "Continuum finite element methods to establish compressive strain limits for offshore pipelines in ice gouge environments." Proc., OMAE, OMAE2007 29152, 7p.
  • Kenny, S., Phillips, R., Clark, J. and Nobahar, A. (2005). "PRISE numerical studies on subgouge deformations and pipeline/soil interaction analysis." Proc., POAC, 10p.
  • Phillips, R., Clark, J. and Kenny, S. (2005). "PRISE studies on gouge forces and subgouge deformations." Proc., POAC, 10p.
  • Kenny, S., Bruce, J., King, T., McKenna, R., Nobahar, A. and Phillips, R. (2004). "Probabilistic design methodology to mitigate ice gouge hazards for offshore pipelines." Proc., IPCí04, IPC04-0527, 9p.
  • Kenny, S., Phillips, R., McKenna, R.F. and Clark, J.I. (2000). "Response of buried arctic marine pipelines to ice gouge events." Proc., OMAE, OMAE00-5001.
  • Non-Refereed Publications

  • Kenny, S., Palmer, A.C. and Been, K. (2007). "Design challenges for offshore pipelines in arctic environments." Proc., Offshore Oil and Gas in Arctic and Cold Waters, 15p.
  • Fatemi, A., Kenny, S., Cheraghi, N. and Taheri, F. (2006). "Parametric study on the local buckling response of pipelines under combined loading conditions." J. Pipeline Integrity, 5(4), pp.197 212.
  • Onshore Pipelines in Geohazrad Environments

    Refereed Journals

  • Morgan, V., Kenny, S., Power, D. and Gailing, R. (2004). "Monitoring and analysis of the effects of ground movement on pipeline integrity." Proc., Terrain and geohazard challenges facing oil and gas pipelines: Evaluation, routing, design, construction and operation. 2-4 June 2004, Institute of Civil Engineers, London, UK, 12p.
  • Health, Safety and Environment

    Refereed Conference Proceedings

  • Barling, J. Duprť, K.E., Kavanagh, J.M., Kenny, S., Khan, F. and Veitch, B. (2008). "The Integration of high performance work systems and workplace safety in the oil and gas industry." Proc., SPE International Conference on Health, Safety & Environment, 23p.

    Dynamic Pulse Buckling

    Refereed Journals

  • Kenny, S., Taheri, F. and Pegg, N. (2002). "Experimental investigations on the dynamic plastic buckling of a slender beam subject to axial impact." Intl. J. Impact Eng., 27(1), pp.1-17.
  • Kenny, S., Pegg, N. and Taheri, F. (2002). "Dynamic elastic buckling of a slender beam with geometric imperfections subject to an axial impulse." J. Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, 35(3), pp.227-246.
  • Kenny, S., Pegg, N. and Taheri, F. (2002). "Finite element investigations on the dynamic plastic buckling of a slender beam subject to axial impact." Intl. J. Impact Eng., 27(2), Feb., pp.179-195.
  • Invited Presentations and Lectures

  • "Probabilistic design methodology for offshore pipelines in ice gouge environments." Presented to the Oil & Gas Developments in Arctic and Cold Regions: Striving for Success in Demanding Environments, June 2006, Stavanger, Norway.
  • "Risk Mitigation strategies for oil and gas developments in ice environments." Presented to the Arctic Oil and Gas Developments Conference, Challenges and Opportunities: the Technology Solution, September, 2005, London, UK.
  • "Energy pipelines in harsh environments: Technology challenges and opportunities." Presented to Dalhousie University Energy Transportation Network, June 2005, Halifax, NS, Canada.
  • "Oil and gas pipeline transportation in harsh environments." Presented to 21st NOIA International Petroleum Conference, June 2005, St. Johnís, NL, Canada.
  • "Workshop on northern resource development engineering." Presented to Chevron Canada Resources, November 2004, Calgary, AB, Canada.
  • "Ice gouge design issues." Presented to CSA Z662 Technical Subcommittee Meeting Offshore Pipelines, June 2004, St. Johnís, NL, Canada.
  • "Proposed amendments to Clause 11 Offshore Pipelines." Presented to CSA Z662 Technical Subcommittee Meeting Offshore Pipelines, June 2004, St. Johnís, NL, Canada.
  • "Industry perspective: Clause 11 Offshore Pipelines." Presented to CSA Z662 Biennial Pipeline Forum, November 2003, Calgary, AB, Canada.
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