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Old   January 23, 2008, 13:26
Default Sinking of a foundation
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Amir
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Hi, I am trying to simulate the sinking of an offshore tower foundation. I am not sure how to transfer the loads caculated by CFX into kinetic motion for the foundation. Do I have to write a Fortran code (or maybe CEL) and link it to CFX or alternatively doing a full FSI?

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Old   January 24, 2008, 17:36
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Glenn Horrocks
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Hi,

If it is rigid body motion you may be able to define the motion in CEL. Otherwise FSI is the easiest way to do it.

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