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    • 100-årsbølger fra verdensrommet. Hvordan kan neste ekstreme solstorm true petroleumsvirksomheten i Norge? 

      Vårdal, Olav Harald (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2015;, Master thesis, 2016-01-29)
      Et høyteknologisk samfunn som vi lever i, karakteriseres ved en høy grad av gjensidig avhengighet i ulike tekniske systemer, en avhengighet som øker stadig. Kritiske infra-strukturer som elektrisitetsforsyning og satellitter ...
    • 10 år med rapportering av uønskede hendelser - hva har vi lært? 

      Laksfoss, Stig (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2016;, Master thesis, 2016-06-08)
      Rapporteringskulturen på Kårstø kjennetegnes av proaktiv rapportering. 87 % av hendelsene som rapporteres inn, er enten tilløp eller tilstander. Dette er hendelser der ingen faktisk skade eller tap har skjedd. Organisasjonen ...
    • 20 år med konflikt: En kvalitativ studie av hybrid tilnærming som løsning på konflikten mellom tradisjonell og agil tilnærming 

      Bettum, Johanne; Storebø, Hanne Sofie Skogland (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-ISØP/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-15)
      Det er snart 20 år siden prosjektstyringskonflikten mellom tradisjonell og agil tilnærming ble omtalt for første gang. I disharmoni og mangel på uoverensstemmelse har ulikheter og tomrommet mellom tilnærmingene medført en ...
    • Abandonment of obsolete wells and installations one the Norwegian continental shelf. A study into the magnitude of the technical and economic challenges. 

      Handal, Christian (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2014;, Master thesis, 2014-06-16)
      An increasing number of offshore installations on the Norwegian continental shelf (NSC) are passed their peak production, they require more and more maintenance and/or investments, and are rapidly approaching their end of ...
    • A comparative analysis of cryptocurrency markets 

      Sæther, Hilde Camilla Mari; Helland, Erik Johan (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06-15)
      Cryptocurrency is a relatively recent economic and technological phenomenon, competing with established traditional third party financial systems through a trust-based peer-to-peer decentralized network. This unique financial ...
    • A comparative study of the legislative risk regulation of Norwegian petroleum and coal mining industry, and Russian coal mining industry 

      Raaen, Bjørnar (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-07-16)
      Regulating risk carries the potential of improving the safety of workers, protect the environment and prevent financial losses. Risk regulation has gained a lot of global interest these past decades. New equipment is ...
    • A comparative volatility analysis and an enquiry into the future of Bitcoin 

      Kvammen, Einar Berg; Askeland, Andreas Lie (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06)
      The main object of this thesis is to investigate if Bitcoin has matured as a financial asset. We intend to do this by comparing the volatility of Bitcoin to the volatility of gold and S&P500 using the best fitting GARCH ...
    • A Comparison Between Crises in the Norwegian Oil Industry 

      Waage, Øystein Fitjar (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06-15)
      The discovery of oil on the Norwegian continental shelf in 1969 ushered an industry that would become the most important industry in Norway. The government created fiscal regimes that would secure the national interests ...
    • A Comparison Study of Value at Risk and Expected Shortfall 

      Skår, Helene (Master thesis, 2017-06-12)
      This thesis evaluates the performance of Value at Risk (VaR) and Expected Shortfall (ES) for four portfolios during different scenarios. Both historical VaR and normal VaR together with ES have been calculated for two ...
    • Adoption of Virtual Reality in the construction industry – A case study of COWI 

      Kvalsvik, Kristian; Stien, Morten (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-ISØP/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-14)
      Projects in the construction industry are increasingly complex, involving collaboration between a wide range of stakeholders and specialized sections. Ambiguous communication between participants and misunderstandings about ...
    • ALARP i Aker Offshore Partner 

      Hovstad, Frøydis Hetland (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2010;, Master thesis, 2010)
      I 2002 ble det i Rammeforskriften innført krav om ALARP-prosesser i petroleums-virksomheten i Norge. ALARP er en forkortelse for ”As Low As Reasonably Practicable”, og innebærer å redusere risikoen utover gjeldende krav i ...
    • A Lean Aker BP: A study of how Lean and continuous improvement in performance management can contribute to well operations in Aker BP. 

      Kvanvik, Adrian Anderssen (Master thesis, 2017-06-14)
      The Exploration and Production (EP) sector have lately experienced a state of depression in wake of an abating demand, low petroleum commodity prices and a high level of operating costs. This downfall has in effect driven ...
    • Algorithmic safety models and their impact on risk management in the petroleum industry 

      Gundersen, Fredrik Balchen (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-ISØP/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-14)
      Maintenance and modifications for offshore installations are completed on site, on already operating installations. To be able to accommodate the additional personnel responsible for conduction these services, flotels are ...
    • All at Sea 

      Utne, Richard (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2017;, Master thesis, 2017-11)
      The Norwegian Ministry of Justice and Public Security emphasized in their 2016-2017 report to the Parliament, that the need for a common understanding of preparedness concepts and knowledge of how cross-institutional ...
    • Al Marjan Island - En bærekraftig utvikling i et voksende Emirat? 

      Bakken, Mats (Master thesis, 2016-06)
      Al Marjan Island (AMI) is new project in the United Arab Emirates, located in the Emirate -Ras al Khaimah (RAK) North-East for the Emirates –Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The project will be finished in the year 2025 and are made ...
    • Aluminiumsmarkedet 

      Anglevik, Henrik (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06)
      Avhandlingen har som hensikt å gi et innblikk i det globale aluminiumsmarkedet, med perspektiv fra norske aluminiumsleverandører. Det blir fokusert på hvordan markedsforholdene har vært i de senere årene, hvilke konsekvenser ...
    • A Method for Probabilistic Time Estimation of Plug and Abandonment of the Wells on the Brage Field 

      Aarskog, Simen André (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2018;, Master thesis, 2018-06-14)
      The production on several fields on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS) is moving towards the critical point where expenses exceed the production income. Operating past the economical limit is not viable and thus, the ...
    • A model for cash management: An aquaculture case study 

      Jonsson, Erlendur Ingi (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2014;, Master thesis, 2014-06-04)
      The problem of maximizing interest earned on cash surplus gained from a firm's operation can involve considerable complexity, especially when there are seasonal factors and uncertainty involved. The network flow model with ...
    • Analyse av kraftsituasjonen på Skarv FPSO 

      Aasland, Christine (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2014;, Master thesis, 2014-06-12)
      Ved prosjektering av Skarv FPSO ble det antatt et kraftbehov mellom 70-80 MW. Det ble da laget en driftsstrategi som innebærer bruken av tre generatorer med en i stand-by. Da feltet kom i produksjon den 31.12.12 viste det ...
    • En analyse av kritisk linje i modifikasjonsprosjekter hos Aker Solutions MMO ASA 

      Haram Svensson, Malin (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2013;, Master thesis, 2013-06-10)
      Denne oppgaven omhandler kritisk linje i modifikasjonsprosjekter hos Aker Solutions vedlikehold, modifikasjoner og operasjoner (MMO) på Jåttåvågen. Aker Solutions klarer ikke å levere prosjekter på kritisk linje til ...