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 the companies Norske Shell, Equinor (Statoil), Lundin and Aker Solutions focused on corporate governance and how the companies apply, and engage in work on, recognised norms.
Aker BP has received consent for removal of the facilities on the Jette field.
The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway is undertaking a user survey in order to understand how our supervisions are perceived and what impact they have, and to discover any improvement points for future surveys.
The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) is now starting a detailed review to look at challenges and improvement measures involved in field developments on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS).
We have given Equinor Energy (Equinor) consent for exploration drilling of well 7324/3-1 in the Barents Sea.
On 24 and 25 May 2018, we carried out an audit of design engineering and verification of sea ice loads on the Johan Castberg facility.
A large number of supervisory activities are conducted every year with companies in the petroleum industry by the specialists at the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA). We are now seeking to obtain an even better insight into how companies follow up our findings and which of our activities have the greatest effect.
From 23 to 27 April 2018, we carried out an audit of integrity and barrier management for flexible risers and systems for pressure safety/emergency shutdown at Snorre A.
Improvement through interparty collaboration was in focus at the Safety Forum conference.
An investigation has been launched by the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) into a liquefied natural gas leak at the Hammerfest LNG plant on 17 June 2018.