The far north on the NCS is characterised by big distances and little infrastructure. These conditions mean that rescue and evacuation capacity is currently limited.
The 30th anniversary of the Piper Alpha disaster falls this summer. One hundred and sixthy-seven people lost their lives when this platform in the UK North Sea was destroyed on 6 July 1988.
Aker BP has received consent to use Deepsea Stavanger to drill well 4/6-B-6 on the Alvheim field.
On 22 March 2018, we carried out an audit of Point Resources' planning and execution of permanent plugging of wells at Jotun B.
We have given Statoil (Equinor) consent for major alterations in connection with modification, installation and start-up of the Troll C gas module on the Troll field.
We have given Wellesley Petroleum AS (Wellesley) consent for exploration drilling of well 35/12-7.
We have given Aker BP consent for exploration drilling of well 25/10-16 S in the North Sea.
Statoil Petroleum AS (Equinor) has received consent to extend the operating life of the Oseberg Øst facility and associated pipelines to Oseberg A.
The PSA has launched an investigation into a lifting incident on the Jotun B facility in the Norwegian North Sea on 19 May 2018.
Repsol Norge AS has received consent to remove the Varg A wellhead facility.
We have granted Statoil consent to use a replacement pipeline on the Heidrun field.