On 9 February 2021, Odfjell Drilling received an Acknowledgement of Compliance (SUT) from the PSA for the Deepsea Aberdeen mobile facility.

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The Acknowledgement of Compliance means that Deepsea Aberdeen and relevant parts of Odfjell Drilling’s organisation and management system are considered to be in compliance with relevant regulatory requirements for petroleum activities.

The decision is based on the information provided in the AoC application concerning the technical condition of the facility and the applicant’s organisation and management system, as well as the authorities’ verifications and other case processing.

The validity of the Acknowledgement of Compliance assumes that Odfjell Drilling AS ensures that the facility and relevant parts of the company’s organisation and management systems are maintained so as to fulfil the terms and conditions set out in our decision.

Audits in connection with the AoC application

In connection with our processing of the AoC application, we have conducted audits within selected specialist domains:

  • Logistics
  • Working environment conditions
  • Emergency preparedness, helideck and drinking water
  • Electrical facilities, technical safety and ICT security
  • Structural safety and maritime systems