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 carried out an audit of Lundin’s management of technical barriers at Edvard Grieg.
From 24 to 27 September 2018, we carried out an audit in the domains of electrical facilities, technical safety, maintenance management, logistics and emergency preparedness on Maersk Reacher.
We have given Equinor consent to use the drilling platform on the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea.
The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has launched an investigation into a fire which broke out on the West Phoenix mobile drilling unit on 5 November 2018.
From 28 August to 5 October 2018 we carried out an audit of Equinor’s management and follow-up of Statfjord A and the preconditions for safe operation of the facility.
On 15 and 16 October 2018, we carried out an audit of the foundations of Valhall Flank West.
We have given Spirit Energy consent to drill exploration wells 8/10-7 S and 8/10-8 S in production licence 405 in the North Sea.
Our main theme for 2019 is Safe - Strong - Clear. The PSA will strengthen supervision. The companies will safeguard and secure progress.
The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has conducted audits of Maersk Drilling Norge (Maersk), Transocean Offshore (Transocean) and Odfjell Drilling (Odfjell) with the focus on arrangements for evacuation to the sea from mobile units which hold an acknowledgement of compliance (AoC).