A number of major accidents involving loss of human life have occurred globally as a result of structural failure. A brief description of some challenges facing the industry is provided here.
From 27 to 30 November 2017 we carried out an audit of Statoil and the Johan Sverdrup project.
From 5 to 7 February 2018, we carried out an audit, in collaboration with the Norwegian Meteorological Institute, of environmental data collection at Gullfaks C.
We have carried out an audit of Repsol Norge AS (Repsol) concerning late life safety and removal plans for Gyda.
We have carried out an audit of Statoil's management of drilling, emergency preparedness and the working environment at the Gullfaks C facility.
From 2 to 23 November 2017, we carried out an audit of Statoil's plans for and execution of permanent plugging and abandonment (PP&A) of wells/well trajectories at Kvitebjørn.
We have carried out an audit of Norsk Yrkesdykkerskole (NYD), the Norwegian School of Commercial Diving, and their training of professional divers.
We have carried out an audit of ConocoPhillips and their management of technical barriers on the Eldfisk B facility.
We have carried out an audit of A/S Norske Shell (Shell) focused on the company's follow-up of organisational changes.
We have carried out an audit of maintenance, materials handling and lifting equipment in the construction and completion phase for the processing and riser facilities for the Johan Sverdrup field.
From 8 to 16 November 2017 we carried out an audit of Statoil's efforts to ensure compliance with the regulatory requirements for barrier management and robust operations on the processing platform (P1) and the riser platform (RP) at Johan Sverdrup.