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.
We have given Eni Norge (Eni) consent for exploration drilling in block 7122/10 in the Barents Sea.
The Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority has published its statistics on the number of personal injuries on fixed and mobile facilities with figures updated for 2016.
Statoil has received consent to drill an exploration well on the Gina Krog field in the North Sea.
Statoil has received consent to use West Elara for drilling and completing on the Valemon field.
We have carried out a major accident audit and an audit of electrical facilities at Hammerfest LNG.
We have given Statoil consent for major modification, installation and start-up of the Troll B ZMP module on the Troll field.
Aker BP has received consent to drill exploration wells in block 25/2 in the North Sea.
AS Norske Shell has received consent for the use of Island Constructor for the start-up of well 6407/9-G-5 on the Draugen field.
We have carried out an audit of Mærsk Drilling Norge's (Maersk) management of emergency preparedness and employee participation on Maersk Intrepid.
We have carried out an audit of electrical facilities and the responsible person for electrical facilities on the Edvard Grieg field.