Regulator forbids restart from Northern Endeavour

NATIONAL offshore oil and gas regulator, NOPSEMA, has forbidden Northern Oil & Gas Australia (NOGA) from restarting production from the Northern Endeavour FPSO vessel in Western Australia, saying its worried that the production facility cannot be brought back online due to further safety concerns.

Regulator forbids restart from Northern Endeavour Regulator forbids restart from Northern Endeavour Regulator forbids restart from Northern Endeavour Regulator forbids restart from Northern Endeavour Regulator forbids restart from Northern Endeavour

Image from file. NOGA's Northern Endeavour FPSO.

 

Since shutting the FPSO down last week, NOPSEMA has conducted further investigations on the facility, and now holds serious concerns over the fire suppression system and overdue maintenance as