The audit was conducted from 22 to 23 March 2021.
- This was the first part of this supervision activity. The second part was conducted in June: Equinor - Johan Castberg - subsea production system (8 July 2021)
The objective of the audit was to investigate whether Equinor's follow-up of process safety, risk and barrier management, emergency preparedness, degradation mechanisms and assembly of a subsea production system for Johan Castberg complies with the company's own and the regulatory requirements.
No regulatory non-conformities were identified during the audit.
An improvement point was identified concerning non-conformity management.
What happens now?
We have asked Equinor to provide us with its assessment of the improvement point observed. The reply deadline is set at 15 June 2021.