West Elara is a new jack-up, N-class drilling facility built by the Jurong Shipyard in Singapore.
The PSA's activity was conducted as part of the processing of the company's application for an Acknowledgement of Compliance (AoC). The facility will be used as a drilling facility for Statoil on the Norwegian continental shelf.
The objective of the audit activity was to verify technical and management-related factors on the facility within the technical disciplines subject to the PSA's the verifications.
During the audit, regulatory nonconformities were identified in connection with:
Furthermore, potential improvements were identified in connection with: