The objective of the audit was to verify Statoil and Mærsk Drilling's planning, experience transfer and execution of high pressure, high temperature exploration drilling of the Romeo and Julius exploration wells.


Non-conformities were identified in connection with:

  • Working environment committee
  • Working environment measures

In addition, improvement points were identified in connection with:

  • Installations, systems and equipment
  • Competence
  • Barriers

Statoil and Mærsk Drilling have been given a deadline of 01 August 2015 to report on how the non-conformities and improvement points will be dealt with.