The audit was conducted from 15 to 18 November 2021.

The first part of this audit has been published as a separate report, available here.


The objective of the audit was to monitor that integrity and barrier management at Kristin, including flexible risers, piping, valves and selected safety systems, complies with the regulations and company’s internal requirements.


No non-conformities were identified during the audit.

Improvement points were identified relating to:

  • Overview of the overriding of process safety functions
  • Competence management

What happens now?

We have asked Equinor to give us their assessment of the improvement points observed by 15 February 2022.