From 14 to 23 August 2017, we conducted an audit of Statoil Petroleum AS (Statoil) within emergency preparedness and technical safety at Oseberg Sør (OSS).
From 22 May to 9 June 2017, we carried out an audit of Statoil's handling of major accident and working environment risk at Heidrun.
In the first half of 2017, we carried out an audit of five contractors and their involvement in the planning and execution of drilling and well operations.
We have carried out an audit of the alarm load and human factors at Slagentangen.
We have carried out an audit of Gassco's takeover of the operatorship of the Nyhamna onshore facility.
We have carried out an audit of Statoil's planning and execution of drilling and well operations on the Visund A facility.
We have carried out an audit of Statoil and COOR, and their management of emergency preparedness and the working environment at Statfjord B.
Robustness is central to the PSA's main theme of Reversing the trend, and a series of audits are now in progress in this area.
Collaboration is one of the special focus areas for the PSA's 2017 main theme of Reversing the trend. Our audits have confirmed that collaboration is under pressure.
The PSA's barrier memorandum has now been updated. The new version includes a clearer explanation of what barriers are, and expounds on the interaction between technical, organisational and operational barrier elements.