A REVIEW OF WAVE/CURRENT-INDUCED SCOUR AROUND PIPELINES

B.M. Sumer, J. Fredsoe

Abstract


A comprehensive review is presented of scour around pipelines in the case of noncohesive sediment. The review is organized In four main sections, namely the two-dimensional scour, the three-dimensional scour, the eifect of scour on forces on and vibrations of pipelines and the mathematical modelling ofscour process. Over sixty works were included in the review.

Keywords


scour; pipeline; pipeline scour

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