Five sets of regulations have been adopted for health, safety and the environment (HSE) in Norway’s offshore petroleum sector and at selected petroleum plants on land.
We have given Gassco AS consent to use Vestprosess in connection with the company taking over the operatorship from Statoil.
The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has issued an order to Rowan Norway (Rowan) following an audit of the mobile drilling unit Rowan Stavanger.
From 27 to 29 September 2017, we carried out an audit of Wintershall's management of maintenance and barriers at Brage.
More than 120 leaders in the Norwegian petroleum industry are coming together in Stavanger on 11 December to discuss safety, major accident risk and the working environment at the PSA’s Top Executive Conference 2017.
On 7 November 2017, we carried out an audit of Statoil and its planned adoption of insulation requirements for avoiding corrosion under insulation (CUI) in Johan Sverdrup phase 2.
From 3 to 5 October 2017, we carried out an audit of the management of emergency preparedness by AS Norske Shell (Shell) at Draugen.
Lundin is the operator for production licence 533 in the Barents Sea. We have given the company consent to drill exploration well 7219/12-3 S.
We have carried out an audit of Statoil Petroleum (Statoil), Songa Offshore (Songa) and relevant drilling and well service contractors as concerns their planning and execution of drilling and well activities on the Troll field using Songa Endurance.
We have carried out an audit of integrity and barrier management of flexible risers and associated safety equipment at Visund.
The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has conducted an audit of Rowan Norway and mobile drilling unit Rowan Stavanger. This identified serious breaches of the regulations, and the company has now been given notice of an order.