The audit was conducted in the form of a meeting that covered management systems, condition inspections, risk-based inspection, cathodic protection and transfer of experience.
Background for the audit
Central priorities in our follow-up of HSE include
Purpose of the audit
The purpose of the audit was to ensure that the requirements in the regulations relating to health, safety and environment are fulfilled as regards operation, maintenance and inspection of pipelines and subsea facilities.
Another objective was to contribute to the transfer of experience, including by implementing a project aimed at technological development and the need for early initial internal inspection.
Result of the audit
We identified factors with potential for improvement in portions of the governing documents and operations and inspection procedures.
We also see potential for improvements in the documentation of the quality of pipeline coating and verification of cathodic protection.