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STRUCTUAL INTEGRITY PUBLICATIONS

Most of our work is confidential to our clients (reports, internal advice) and not suitable for open publication. However, the following are some examples of Roger King’s publications that are available publicly or have been presented at conferences.

R. King, "Review of low cycle fatigue resistance", Health and Safety Executive Research Report RR207, 2004.

R. King, "Recommended S-N fatigue design curves for welded joints in air and seawater under variable amplitude loading", Report OTO 1999 058, publ. HSE Books.

R. King and C. Baxter, "Titanium alloys in subsea and offshore production systems", Marine Technology Directorate Ltd., Publication 96/100, 1996, ISBN 1 870553 25 X

R. King, "Titanium testing requirements", Titaniium World December 1995

R. King, "A review of fatigue crack growth rates in air and seawater environments", Health and Safety Executive Report 511 1996, publ. HSE Books, 1998

R. King, A. Stacey and J. Sharp "A review of fatigue crack growth rates for offshore steels in air and seawater environments", Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering (conf), Florence 1996

R. King, A. Stacey and J. Sharp "Evaluation and calibration of fatigue cracking in tubular joints using improved crack growth laws", Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering (conf), Florence 1996.

A. Stacey, J. Sharp and R. King. "High strength steels for offshore construction", Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering (conf), Florence 1996.

R. King, "Stress concentration factors for cast tubular nodes", Health and Safety Executive Report

Co-author & editor, "Background Document to Revised Fatigue Guidance", Health and Safety Executive Report OTH 390

Co-author, "Repair requirements and Techniques for Offshore Steel and Concrete Structures", Dept. of Energy, HMSO

R. King, J. Sharp and N. Nichols, "The influence of seawater and cathodic protection on the fatigue performance of high strength steels for jack-up platforms", Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering (conf), Calgary 1992

A.R. Taylor, F. Duke and R.N. King, "An improved level 2 approach to assessing the significance of defects in offshore tubular nodes", ISOPE-91(conf), Edinburgh 1991

R. King and R. Foroughi, "The application of influence function methods to the estimation of fatigue performance in closure welds", Fatigue of Welded Structures (conf), Brighton 1987.

A. Denney and R. King, "Present applications and future developments in the use of CTOD based design procedures for offshore structures", The CTOD approach to the prediction of fracture safe constructions (conf), Newcastle 1985.