On 7 and 8 December 2011, the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) carried out an audit of Statoil in connection with the engineering of load-bearing structures on Valemon’s jacket.
The objective was, through spot checks, to ensure the engineering of the load-bearing structures is taking place pursuant to the applicable regulatory framework.
No nonconformities were identified.
Improvement items were identified in connection with:
The scope of verifications
Effect of weight increase in the event of a fire
Attenuation of jacket structures
Offshore Nieuws Staff , December 30, 2011; Image: statoil