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North Sea forum to share maintenance findings

Rate this article Petroleum Safety Authority Norway says the North Sea Offshore Authorities Forum will pay special attention over the next two years to the safe operation and maintenance of aging offshore facilities. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore RSS Feed

SGMF joins forces with LNG bunkering coalition

Rate this article By LNG World News SEALNG, the industry coalition promoting the adoption of LNG as a marine fuel signed a memorandum of understanding for cooperation with the Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel (SGMF). The coalition said in its statement on Wednesday the MoU creates a framework for how the two organisations…

Probe launched after crane incident on Statoil’s Gullfaks B

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today.. Statoil has been hit by another offshore incident, this time on its Gullfaks B platform located off Norway, prompting an investigation by the country’s offshore safety body. The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) informed on Wednesday that an investigation has been launched into a “lifting incident involving pipehandling” on…

Safety probe finds flaws after fire on Statoil’s Statfjord A

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Norway’s offshore safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has completed its investigation of the fire which broke out on Statoil’s Statfjord A platform offshore Norway in October 2016 and identified breaches of regulations. Statfjord A is a North Sea production platform that has a concrete substructure and storage cells….

Statoil gains nod to use ‘Songa Enabler’ for another Snøhvit well

Rate this article By _Offshore_Energy_Today_ Statoil has received consent from Norway’s offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), to use the Songa Enabler rig for drilling a production well at its Snøhvit field in the Barents Sea. Snøhvit is a Statoil-operated gas field in the Barents Sea northwest of Hammerfest. The field was developed…