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    • Concept study of torque feedback implementation for Oceaneering torque tool 

      Eide, Erik (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2014;, Master thesis, 2014-06-12)
      As per now, Oceaneering does not have a 38 000 Nm torque tool with torque feedback for subsea application. As one of Oceaneerings competitors delivers this type of tool with torque feedback within +/- 10 % accuracy, it is ...
    • Consept study of risk-based maintenance planning for onshore and offshore wind turbines 

      Berstad, Carina; Gjøvåg, Markus Bratten (Master thesis, 2021)
      The renewables sector is currently experiencing a rapid growth and wind turbines are no exception. They are increasing exponentially in their numbers and the nameplate power production capacity has crossed the double-digit ...
    • Constructing collective meaning about risk on social media 

      Ermakova, Feodosiya (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06)
      This explorative study addresses the themes of immigration, social media and risk perception. It investigates how immigrant women in Norway construct collective meaning about various risks when they participate in online ...
    • Contract administration in an international oil service company - current practices and possible improvements 

      Espeland, Lene Nesse (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2012;, Master thesis, 2012)
      The thesis presents how an international oil service company, Halliburton, administrates their contracts. Contract administration and management is important in order to optimize the contract’s full potential. There ...
    • Contractual incentives in EPC contracts 

      Salvesen, Terje (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2011;, Master thesis, 2011)
      The Norwegian Oil Industry has through the years utilized several different Contract models for offshore projects. In the recent years, the big oil companies are using EPC Contracts to regulate deliveries in the industry. ...
    • Coping with Covid-19 at the community level: resilience and informal crisis management in rural Ghana 

      Badu, James (Master thesis, 2021)
      The Covid-19 pandemic had forced policymakers to find the appropriate precautionary responses to mitigate the threats associated with it. Unfortunately, such responses have ripple effects on other sectors of society. Such ...
    • Corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the petroleum industry: ideas and practice with links to risk management. 

      Lijia, Long (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2016;, Master thesis, 2016-06)
      In recent years several authors have argued for the adoption of Corporate social responsibility (CSR) which highlight people, planet and profit. The theoretical rationale for the CSR is well established, large number of ...
    • Cost overruns in Norwegian projects – An econometric study 

      Kleivbo, Kasper Stensrud (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2017;, Master thesis, 2017-06-15)
      Cost overruns are a global phenomenon. By assuming that companies are profit maximizing, we imply that inaccurate estimates of project costs are unwanted as the basis for investment analysis is weakened. The aim of this ...
    • Cost-benefit analysis of road safety measures - a blind alley? 

      Mo, Siri (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-ISØP/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-15)
      As the Norwegian public road industry is characterized as a "low uncertainty" industry, especially in comparison to the Norwegian oil and gas industry, it has been common to give more weight to the economic perspective in ...
    • Cost-efficiency analyses of offshore 3D seismic survey 

      Liu, Youjun (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2015;, Master thesis, 2015-06)
      The main objective of this project is to analyses the factors that affect the cost and efficiency during the offshore 3D seismic survey. Four parts will be discussed to support the main objective--the equipment, environment, ...
    • Cost-Efficient Low-Volume Production Through Additive Manufacturing 

      Solberg, Steffen (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2016;, Master thesis, 2016-06-15)
      Additive manufacturing, commonly known as 3D Printing, is a production method of rising popularity. The method works by adding layers of material, in contrast to subtracting, which is the dominating method today. ...
    • Costs of not Following Common Standards; A Case Study of Cost Implications of Using Customer Specific Requirements Instead of Industry Standards 

      Kjerkreit, Håkon (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2016;, Master thesis, 2016-06-15)
      In recent years, costs of subsea production systems on the Norwegian Continental Shelf has escalated. In combination with a plunging oil price, this has led to reduced margins for the companies. In order to survive the ...
    • Creating an integrated digital platform for asset integrity tools 

      Dogan, Kahraman Veysel (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IKM/2014;, Master thesis, 2014-06-16)
      There is always a strong motivation in oil and gas industry same as the other complex industrial systems to keep the assets well maintained during the life span. The main reason behind that motivation is the desire to ...
    • Critical reliability review of the BOP system 

      Blaauw, Maya (Masteroppgave/UIS-SV-ISØP/2020;, Master thesis, 2019-06)
      Blow Out Preventer, often referred to as BOP, is an important tool in drilling operation in the Oil and Gas industry. It is also one of the most important tools to secure the safety of drilling operations. Once a BOP system ...
    • Criticality of service innovation in COSL's oil and gas business 

      Li, Gang (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2016;, Master thesis, 2016-06)
      The study focused on the major challenges and problems that were making it impossible for COSL to achieve most of its goals and streamline its operations. The study focuses mainly on innovation in services with a focus on ...
    • Crowdfunding for Technology venture 

      Korovkin, Pavel (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2014;, Master thesis, 2014-06-15)
      Equity crowdfunding is a phenomenon that is emerging at this very moment. Although charity funding has existed for probably, centuries and reward based for years there is natural development and continuation aspiring ...
    • Cyber-risiko i den norske finanssektor 

      Skjelvik, Alvhild (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-ISØP/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-13)
      Norge er et av de mest digitaliserte landene i verden. Den teknologiske utviklingen påvirker de fleste samfunnsområder og har bidratt til effektivisering og nyskapning i det norske samfunnet. Samtidig har den teknologiske ...
    • Cyberangrep i bank og finans 

      Hansen, Jeannett (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-ISØP/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-13)
      På bakgrunn av dagens risikobilde i det norske samfunnet så har digitalisering og teknologisk utvikling resultert i en økende sårbarhet i bank og finans. Faren for at cyberangrep skal treffe norske banker og deres kunder ...
    • Cybersikkerhet i måleverdikjeden for fjellskredvarsling 

      Aarland, Mari (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-ISØP/2020;, Master thesis, 2020-06-15)
      Digitaliseringsprosessen som Norges vassdrag- og energidirektorat (NVE) nå ønsker å iverksette skal forbedre dagens teknologibruk. Ved hjelp av digitale målere og skyløsning kan NVE gjøre data mer tilgjengelig, effektivisere ...
    • Cybersikkerhet i nettselskap. En studie av cybersikkerhet i et menneskelig og organisatorisk perspektiv 

      Nilsen, Torbjørn Størdal (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-ISØP/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-15)
      Stabil energiforsyning er en kritisk infrastruktur som øvrige samfunnsfunksjoner er fullstendig avhengig av. Kraftbransjen har som resten av samfunnet blitt mer digitalisert og avhengig av IKT-baserte løsninger. Digitalisering ...