Essays about: "Norwegian offshore industry"

Found 5 essays containing the words Norwegian offshore industry.

  1. 1. Worst Credible Process Fire: Experiences from the Norwegian Petroleum Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Riskhantering (CI)

    Author : Linnéa Tengvall; [2019]
    Keywords : Worst Credible Process Fire; Norwegian offshore industry; offshore fire safety; offshore process safety; offshore design; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The term Worst Credible Process Fire (WCPF) was introduced to the Norwegian Petroleum Industry as a complement to the probabilistic approach to define design loads for offshore facilities. Currently there are mainly two documents about the WCPF being the SINTEF report (2017) and the definition in NORSOK S-001 (2018). READ MORE

  2. 2. Offshore Oil and Gas Activities in Arctic areas

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för sjöfart och marin teknik

    Author : Emma Karlström Thylander; [2013]
    Keywords : Best Available Techniques; BAT; Arctic; Environment; Offshore; Oil and gas production; Power and Heat generation; Energy efficiency; Flare system; Produced Water;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis report is to investigate how existing Best Available Techniques (BAT) for some key systems are affected by Arctic conditions and future expected requirements in Norway. The thesis report is focusing on assessing three systems with the most planned emissions to air and discharges to sea in oil and gas production facilities; Power and Heat generation, Flare system and Produced Water system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Analysis of interdependencies within the fire fighting function on an offshore platform

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik; Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Jens Åhman; [2013]
    Keywords : Barriers; complexity; dependencies; FRAM; normal accidents; offshore; barriärer; komplexitet; beroenden; normala olyckor; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Recent accidents such as the Macondo blowout actualize the issue of offshore safety. Accidents do occur in spite of actions taken to prevent them from happening. The energy-barrier philosophy is the governing principle within the Norwegian offshore industry. READ MORE

  4. 4. GreenWave : A concept for a sustainable energy station for offshore fish farms

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Klas Englund; [2012]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The fish farming industry is today the second largest industry in Norway, second to the oil industry. These two major industries constitute the core of the Norwegian economy. A general belief is that the oil industry will decrease. Along with this the fish farming industry is believed to be the major industry, especially when it comes to exporting. READ MORE

  5. 5. Dietary Mercury Exposure in selected Norwegian Municipalities : The Norwegian Fish and Game Study, part C.

    University essay from Nordiska ministerrådet/Nordic School of Public Health NHV

    Author : Gunhild Mangerud; [2005]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Improved and detailed knowledge regarding dietary mercury exposure in the Norwegian population is considered important as part of a national monitoring of exposure to hazardous environmental contaminants. Mercury is still regarded an important pollutant in Norway, reflected in the priority list for the Norwegian Pollution Control Authority (Norwegian: Statens forurensningstilsyn, SFT) from 1996. READ MORE