Case Study No 5 – Construction and Start-up

Case Study No 5Construction and Start-up – Commissioning/Handover/Start-up for Operations


Hans’s multidiscipline training and experience from the Royal Norwegian Navy has underpinned his ability to take the lead on different challenging tasks, which require a high degree of planning and attention. Some examples are:

  • Planning and execution of annual and bi-annual turnarounds for the BP N Ula, BPN Gyda facilities and for the Hess Corporation South Arne Denmark
  • Offshore focal point for the planning and replacement of BP Gyda flare tip
  • Offshore focal point for the planning and replacement of BPN Gyda Dead weight supports for oil and gas export risers during production
  • Representing the BPN Technical Authority responsible for the repairs of BPN Gyda Duplex HP separator and pipe works
  • Offshore focal point for installation of water injection pumps and systems for the Hess Denmark South Arne and BP Norway Gyda
  • Planned and replaced “stuffing box” for thruster “old Ross Rig” while afloat
  • Planned and led different reorganisations offshore BP Norway Gyda and Hess South Arne – from traditional organisation to “Self-managed teams”. Leading by example.

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