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Proc. ASME. OMAE2007, Volume 3: Pipeline and Riser Technology; CFD and VIV, 111-122, June 10–15, 2007
Publisher: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Paper No: OMAE2007-29128
... functions of the annular layer are: to provide satisfactory thermal insulation so as to avoid the formation of wax and hydrates along the pipeline during production shutdown; to improve the overall structural strength of the system. Polypropylene and cement have been recently proposed for these applications...