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.
On 25 May 2018 we carried out an audit of Pandion Energy AS (Pandion) in its role as a production licence holder.
On 25 July 2018, we carried out an audit of the follow-up of materials handling, cranes and lifting on Martin Linge B.
We have carried out an audit of Point Resources focused on the company’s management of health risk, capacity and competence within the working environment and arrangements for employee participation at Ringhorne.
We have carried out an audit of Seadrill Europe Management (Seadrill) and its management of emergency preparedness and the working environment on the West Elara mobile drilling facility.
We have carried out an audit of A/S Norske Shell (Shell) focused on the replacement of flexible risers on the Draugen field.
We have carried out an audit of Lundin Norway (Lundin)’s extended well testing of well 7220/11-5 S. The audit also included Ocean Rig as the holder of the AoC for the Leiv Eiriksson drilling facility.
From 25 to 26 April and from 7 to 10 May 2018, we carried out an audit of ConocoPhillips' planning and execution of drilling and well operations at Ekofisk X.
We have carried out an audit of Equinor focused on the helideck and management of emergency preparedness at Gina Krog.
The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has issued an order to Point Resources AS and Halliburton AS in connection with its investigation into the lifting incident of 19 May 2018 on the Jotun B facility.
We have carried out an audit of Equinor and its planning and execution of materials handling, crane and lifting operations, scaffolding and work at height at the Mongstad facility in Hordaland. We observed several breaches of the regulations and have now notified the company of an order.