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DNV-RP-C208 Determination of structural capacity by non-linear finite element analysis methods

Recommended practice

Edition 2019-09 - Amended 2022-10

This recommended practice (RP) is intended to give guidance on how to establish structural resistance by use of non-linear finite element (FE) methods. It deals with determining the characteristic resistance of a structure or part of a structure in a way that fulfills the requirements to ultimate strength in DNV standards.


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