Smart Leg: Float-over-Deck Installation
Developed and patented by ETPM the principle of the Smart-Leg technology is based on using passive hydraulic devices to neutralize the vertical movements of the barge and to transfer the deck weight from the cargo barge to the piled jacket structure.
Fact Sheet ID Number
conveying systems, deck installation, passive hydraulic device
Date of this Version
ECT Team, Purdue, "Smart Leg: Float-over-Deck Installation" (2007). ECT Fact Sheets. Paper 136.