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ASCE OTC Hall of Fame Awards

  • The Hall of Fame Gala recognizes extraordinary papers submitted to previous OTCs. These papers form the core of current practice throughout the world and have had a lasting impact on the profession.

    2019 OTC Hall of Fame Gala

    The 2019 ASCE OTC Hall of Fame Gala was held on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, during the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, Texas.

    2019 Awardees

    The following authors and papers will be recognized at the 2019 Hall of Fame Gala:

    • Paper 4205 (1982): R.F. Stevens, E.A. Wiltsie, and T.H. Turton – Evaluating Pile Drivability for Hard Clay, Very Dense Sand, and Rock
    • Paper 7796 (1995): E.C. Clukey, M.J. Morrison, J. Garnier, and J.F. Corte – The Response of Suction Caissons in Normally Consolidated Clays to Cyclic TLP Loading Conditions
    • Paper 10711 (1999): C.G. Langner – Buckle Arrestors for Deepwater Pipelines
    • Paper 10826 (1999): E.H. Doyle – Pile Installation Performance for Four TLP's in the Gulf of Mexico
    • Paper 10973 (1999): R.G. Grant, R.W. Litton, and P. Mamidipudi – Highly Compliant Rigid (HCR) Riser Model Tests and Analysis

    2019 OTC ASCE Best Paper Award

    Paper 29398 (2019): S. Lacasse, F. Nadim, N. Boylan, Z. Liu, Y.J. Choi – Risk Assessment and Management for Geotechnical Design of Offshore Installations


    Sponsorship of the OTC Hall of Fame is essential to its continued success, and ASCE and COPRI appreciate your generous support.  With your contribution, the Hall of Fame Awards Committee is able to publish the Commemorative Edition of papers, host a wonderful evening for the honorees, and celebrate their lasting impact on the offshore industry.

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