Chen, J.Y., Matarak, B.A., carpenter, J.F., and Gilbert, R.B., (2009), Analysis of Potential Conservatism in Foundation Design for Offshore Platform Assessment, Final Project Report Prepared for the Minerals Management Service.
Tang, W.H., and Gilbert, R.B., (1992), Offshore Pile System Reliability, Final Report to American Petroleum Institute (Project PRAC 89-29).
Murff, J. D., and Hamilton, J. M., (1993), PUltimate for Undrained Analysis for Laterally Loaded Piles, Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 119, No. 1, pp. 91-107.
Murff, J.D., Lacasse, S., and Young, A.G., (1993), Discussion and summary on foundation elements, system and analysis, Proceedings of an International Workshop Assessment and Requalification of Offshore Production Structures, New Orleans, Louisiana, pp. 151-165.
Pelletier, J. H., Murff, J. D., and Young, A. C., (1993), Historical Development and Assessment of the Current API Design Methods for Axially Loaded Piles, Offshore Technology Conference, Houston, Texas, OTC 7157.
Aggarwal, R.K., Litton, R.W., Cornell, C.A., Tang, W.H., Chen, J.H. and Murff, J.D., (1996), Development of pile foundation bias factors using observed behavior of platforms during Hurricane Andrew, Offshore Technology Conference, Houston,Texas, OTC 8078, pp. 445-455.
Bea, R.G., Jin, Z., Valle, C. and Ramos, R., (1999), Evaluation of reliability of platform pile foundations, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 125, No. 8, pp. 695-704.
American Petroleum Institute, (2000) Recommended practice for planning, designing and constructing fixed offshore platforms, 21st ed., Washington, D.C.
SACS Suite program, (2011), version 5.3.
 Werner, S. D., Dickenson, S. E., and Taylor, C. E., (1997), Seismic Risk Reduction at Ports: Case Study and Acceptable Risk Evaluation, Journal of Waterway, Port, and Coastal Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, Vol. 123, November-December, pp. 337-346.
 PDI, (2010), GRLWEAP Manual for Windows, 30725 Aurora Road, Cleveland, OH 44139 USA: PDI.
 CAPWAP Signal Matching, Art of Foundation Engineering Practice (GSP 198), p. 534–553.
 Randolph, M.F., and Gourvenec, S., (2011), Offshore Geotechnical engineering, Spon Press, London.
 Stevens, R., Wiltsie, E. & Turton, and T., (1982), Evaluating Drivability for Hard Clay, Very Dense Sand, and Rock, Offshore Technology Conference.
 Colliat, J., Vergobbi, P. and Puech, A., (1993), Friction Degradation And Set-Up Effects In Hard Clays Offshore Congo And Angola, Offshore Technology Conference.
 Skov, R., Denver, H., (1988), Time-dependence of bearing capacity of piles, The 3rd International Conference on Application of Stress-wave Theory to Piles, Ottawa, Canada, pp. 879–888.
 Svinkin, M.R., and Skov, R., (2000), Set-up effect of cohesive soils in pile capacity, The 6th International Conference on Application of Stress-wave Theory to Piles, Sao Paulo, Brazil, pp. 107–111.  Svinkin, M.R., (1996), Setup and relaxation in glacial sand-discussion, Journal of Geotechnical and Geo-environmental Engineering – ASCE, 122 (4), pp. 319-321