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    • Analysis of commercial time based incentive model targeting efficiency in drilling rig contracts 

      Bakkevik, Nikolai (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2017;, Master thesis, 2017-06-15)
      The most common form of rig contracts are day rate contracts, in which the oil company rents the rig for a stated rate for each day of the contract term. However, with the shift in negotiation power from rig companies to ...
    • Analysis of component criticality in the blowout preventer 

      Januarilham, Yahya (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2012;, Master thesis, 2012)
      During well drilling operation, there is a possibility of a kick (influx). When a kick is not controlled properly it will become a blow out. This is an uncontrolled and sudden flow of formation fluid that releases from a ...
    • Analysis of driving factors for capacity investment in the Norwegian hotel industry 

      Johannessen, Håkon (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-ISØP/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-15)
      The purpose of this study is to assess the importance of a range of different economic, financial and locational factors, in how they influence the collective will to invest in capacity in the Norwegian hotel industry. ...
    • Analysis of method for increased field knowledge prior to the field development 

      Fevang, Finn Øivind (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2017;, Master thesis, 2017-04)
      Field development is an expensive phase with a high uncertainty due to the limited reservoir knowledge prior to field production. Consequently, the field facilities must be flexible to changes, such as: new wellbores, new ...
    • Analysis of operation and maintenance strategies for floating offshore wind farms 

      Brons-Illing, Christopher (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2015;, Master thesis, 2015-12-21)
      This report describes the computations that have been made to simulate the O&M cost for a generic floating offshore wind farm. The aim of this paper is to investigate if the floating foundation technology offers new approaches ...
    • Analysis of the drilling fluids engineer position and the proposition of relocating the position to shore 

      Brekke, Stefan (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2012;, Master thesis, 2012)
      The petroleum industry in Norway is in a time of optimism, due to recent reservoir findings. However, a continuing problem for the industry is its high and increasing level of cost. This has been one of the reasons for the ...
    • Analysis on the energy distribution and feasibility of positive energy district at Stavanger airport 

      Radhakrishnan, Ranjith (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2020;, Master thesis, 2020-06-12)
      Airport's primary role is to provide passengers and freight connections to air travel. Over the past 20 years, the number of air operations has increased rapidly, leading to increased airport energy needs to meet this ...
    • Analytical methods for risk assessment and reduction of the uncertainty 

      Toungsetwut, Monphen (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2012;, Master thesis, 2012-06-13)
      Risk is in involved in all activities especially in oil and gas industries. It is involved from the day one the project has started. Risk during the exploration phase, the chance that you found only dry wells the company ...
    • Analyzing business process management 

      Skjæveland, Børge (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2013;, Master thesis, 2013)
      Within the Oil & Gas Industry, the market is constantly growing more competitive, forcing companies to continually adapt to changes. Companies need to cut costs and improve the business efficiency. One way of successfully ...
    • Anskaffelse av grunnundersøkelser i bygg- og anleggsprosjekt. En kartlegging av dagens utfordringer og anskaffelsesstrategier 

      Rudlang, Tore (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2014;, Master thesis, 2014-06-20)
      Riksrevisjonen (2010, 2012) fremhever uforutsette grunnforhold og svak gjennomføring av grunnundersøkelser som et problemområdet i bygg- og anleggsbransjen, og en viktig årsak til store kostnadsoverskridelser og forsinkelser ...
    • Anvendelse av sorte svaner teorien i etablerte risikostyringssystemer 

      Høvring, Åse Christin (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2015;, Master thesis, 2015-06-15)
      Sorte svaner er et begrep som har fått mye oppmerksomhet den siste tiden, og er et populært tema i forum der man diskuterer sikkerhet og risiko. Også blant forskere har det vært mye fokus på sorte svaner etter Taleb ...
    • Application of Bayesian Network in the EX-Risk-Based Inspection 

      Abdollah Kiani (Master thesis, 2021)
      In the oil and gas industry, many operating expenses assigns to the cost of inspection and maintenance. Therefore, an optimized inspection strategy can reduce the cost of inspection and maintenance when the system's integrity ...
    • Application of FLACS to develop a standard for explosion venting of empty vessels 

      Jieun, Choi (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2017;, Master thesis, 2017-12-12)
      Explosion venting is the most commonly used method to mitigate consequences of gas explosions. Therefore, research has been ongoing to establish adequate venting criteria for gas explosion. The existing standards are based ...
    • Application of ISO 55000 suite for digital asset management 

      Heydarov, Ziya (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-12-14)
      Historically, physical and financial assets were accepted to be the fundament of personal and corporate wealth and power. It was all about keeping buildings and equipment maintained. The primary goal was to keep production ...
    • Application of transfer pricing : efficiency and taxation 

      Helland, Ann Tonje (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2010;, Master thesis, 2010)
    • Application of water jet cutting for tunnel boring 

      Nygårdsvoll, Erik (Master thesis, 2014-06-16)
      Water jet cutting has proven to be an effective technology for machining various materials, and providing a distinctive advantage over other cutting methods. Its application in the engineering industry is evolving and ...
    • Applications of a new framework for analyzing model output uncertainty in risk assessment 

      Bjerga, Torbjørn (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2012;, Master thesis, 2012)
      The framework: In both papers we introduce the new framework for analyzing model (output) uncertainty in models used in risk assessment. The framework applies when no experimental data are available at the time of the ...
    • Applying GARCH in value-at-risk estimation of market risk 

      Mathisen, Thomas Storbakk (Master thesis, 2017-06-14)
      This thesis tests the correlation between four commodities and eight stocks of companies consuming or producing the commodities. The commodities include oil, gas, salmon and aluminum, while the stocks are Statoil, Seadrill, ...
    • Approaches to risk management in international projects: A comparative case study 

      Fleming, Cecilie (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2020;, Master thesis, 2020-06-30)
      This paper seeks to examine how and whether approaches to risk management in international projects within one company vary. More specifically, this paper compares and contrasts approaches to risk management in Multiconsult’s ...
    • Arbeidspressets dominoeffekt 

      Bjørnsen, Liv Ingrid (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-ISØP/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-15)
      Temaet for dette studiet er sykefravær og sikkerhet i helsesektoren. I oppgaven har jeg hatt som mål å finne ut hvordan den resterende arbeidsstyrken på arbeidsplassen påvirkes psykisk av sykefraværet, og hvordan det kan ...