A number of major accidents involving loss of human life have occurred globally as a result of structural failure. A brief description of some challenges facing the industry is provided here.
We have carried out an audit of Aker BP and its management of emergency preparedness on the Skarv (FPSO) facility.
The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has conducted an audit of Aker BP directed at risk, barrier and maintenance management on the Ula field. Serious breaches of the regulations were identified, and the company has now been given notice of an order.
We have carried out an audit of Equinor Mongstad. This was a major accident audit on the topics of emergency preparedness, follow-up of non-conformities and improvement points from last year’s major accident audit, and implementation of new requirements in the Major Accident Regulations.
From 3 to 9 September 2018 we carried out an audit of KCAD’s and Equinor’s logistics and drilling operations using Askeladden on the Gullfaks field.
We have carried out an audit of Wood (formerly Wood Group Norway) and the company’s own follow-up of the arrangements for genuine employee participation.
On 21 and 22 August and 3 to 5 September 2018, we carried out an audit of Spirit Energy and Maersk Drilling focused on the planning and execution of drilling and well operations on the Oda field using Maersk Interceptor.
We have carried out an audit of Aker BP and the company’s own follow-up of arrangements for genuine employee participation.
We have carried out an audit of Neptune Energy Norge AS (Neptune) focused on the fabrication of production pipes for Fenja.
We have carried out an audit of Gassco focused on alarm load and human factors in the central control room at Nyhamna.
We have carried out an audit of Lundin’s management of technical barriers at Edvard Grieg.