Statoil has been granted consent to use the Scarabeo 5 mobile drilling facility for drilling and completion of a production well on Visund Sør.
ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS has been granted consent for use of the mobile drilling facility Mærsk Gallant.
Lundin Norway AS has received consent to carry out exploration drilling with the Transocean Arctic mobile facility.
During the period 6-8 February 2012, the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) carried out an audit of logistics, which includes material handling, lifting equipment and safe use of lifting equipment, on board the Scarabeo 8 drilling facility.
On 4 May 2012, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) granted Saipem SpA Norwegian Branch (Saipem) an Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) for the Scarabeo 8 mobile drilling facility.
The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has conducted an audit of COSL Drilling Europe AS (CDE) in connection with commissioning and testing of equipment and systems on the COSLPromoter drilling facility. The audit is part of the PSA’s processing of the company’s application for an Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC) for the facility.
Statoil has received consent to use the Transocean Searcher facility for re-completion of well 6407/1A-4- H on the Tyrihans field in production licence 091.
The Petroleum Safety Authority has issued an order to Transocean Offshore Ltd (Transocean) after serious breaches of the regulations were identified during an audit of the company and the company’s system for maintenance management in the period 19 January – 1 March 2012.
The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has conducted an audit of COSL Drilling Europe A/S (CDE). The audit activities covered drilling, well technology, logistics and preparedness disciplines, as well as systems in connection with helicopter decks.
The semi-submersible drilling facility COSLInnovator has received the PSA’s Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC).