Tension Ring

Definition(s)


Tension Ring

Attachment point on the tension joint for the floating vessel tensioners.

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

Tension Ring

Attachment point on the tension joint for the floating vessel tensioning lines.

Source: API RP 17G, Recommended Practice for Completion/Workover Risers, Second Edition, July 2006 (Reaffirmed April 2011). Global Standards

 

Tension Ring

Support ring around the top of the joint where tensioner lines are attached.

Source: ISO 13624-1:2009, Petroleum and natural gas industries – Drilling and production equipment – Part 1:Design and operation of marine drilling riser equipment. Global Standards