Structural Riser Components

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Structural Riser Components

Structural riser components are defined as components that are not pressurized or welded to pressurized riser components. Some examples of structural riser components are buoyancy cans, tensioners, porches, pull tubes, etc.

Source: API Standard 2RD, Dynamic Risers for Floating Production Systems, Second Edition, September 2013. Global Standards