What is load RAO method for estimating mooring loads?

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  1. floating
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    floating Junior Member

    A mooring company mentions they use a load RAO method for estimating mooring loads (see "Load RAO method " here). I would like to get background on what this method is, and the pros and cons of using it to estimate loads. Can anyone point me to a reference?
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