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“Smarter Together” in Offshore Drilling -a Successful Action Research Project?

  • Bodil Alteren
  • Jostein Sveen
  • Geir Guttormsen
  • Bjørn-Emil Madsen
  • Roger Klev
  • Olav Helgesen

Abstract

The paper presents a process used in the drilling operation of an oil production platform for safety and efficiency improvement. Personnel from three companies worked together in order to solve common interface challenges. The drilling rate efficiency increased and the number of injuries decreased after the implementation of the project.

Keywords

Drilling Rate Drilling Operation Offshore Drill Norsk Hydro Offshore Industry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bodil Alteren
    • 1
  • Jostein Sveen
    • 1
  • Geir Guttormsen
    • 1
  • Bjørn-Emil Madsen
    • 1
  • Roger Klev
    • 2
  • Olav Helgesen
    • 3
  1. 1.Industrial Management, SINTEFTrondheimNorway
  2. 2.Social Sciences and Technology Management, NTNUTrondheimNorway
  3. 3.Njord Drilling, Norsk HydroKristiansundNorway

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