The objective of the audit was to verify that integrity and barrier management for flexible risers and systems for pressure safety/emergency shutdown complied with the company's own requirements and statutory regulations.
Three non-conformities were identified in connection with:
- Operating parameters for flexible risers and jumpers
- Follow-up of emergency shutdown valves
- Integrity management of flexible risers and jumpers
In addition, two improvement points were identified in connection with:
- Management of competence
- Risk management of flexible risers and jumpers
Equinor has been given a deadline of 20 August 2018 to report on how the non-conformities and improvement points will be addressed.