Management of Risk and Emergency Preparedness for Future NUI Production Concepts

  • Jan-Erik VinnemEmail author
  • Willy Røed
Part of the Springer Series in Reliability Engineering book series (RELIABILITY)


The framework conditions for offshore petroleum oil and gas production in Norway for the coming years are outlined, followed by a brief discussion of future normally unmanned production concepts. Legislation for unmanned installations is reviewed, followed by a discussion of the safety systems that should be installed on future normally unmanned installations. A case study is presented for a fictitious NUI facility, and risk results are presented for three different cases with varying extent of safety systems installed. The case study results are discussed with respect to the risk levels for personnel for these three cases. Finally, some challenges from the risk management point of view for normally unmanned installations are discussed.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of EngineeringNorwegian University of Science and TechnologyTrondheimNorway
  2. 2.Faculty of Science and TechnologyUniversity of StavangerStavangerNorway

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