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• #### 10 år med rapportering av uønskede hendelser - hva har vi lært? ﻿

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

(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 ...
• #### 20 år med konflikt: En kvalitativ studie av hybrid tilnærming som løsning på konflikten mellom tradisjonell og agil tilnærming ﻿

(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 ...
• #### A comparative analysis of cryptocurrency markets ﻿

(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 ﻿

(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 ﻿

(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 ﻿

(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 of Aker BPs alliance model and the conventional competitive model on the Norwegian continental shelf ﻿

(Master thesis, 2021)
The oil and gas industry has faced many obstacles in recent years, which has led to companies in the industry being forced to find new ways of working and collaborating. In connection to this, the alliance model has been ...
• #### A comparison of Aker BPs alliance model and the conventional competitive model on the Norwegian continental shelf. ﻿

(Master thesis, 2021)
The oil and gas industry has faced many obstacles in recent years, which has led to companies in the industry being forced to find new ways of working and collaborating. In connection to this, the alliance model has been ...
• #### A Comparison Study of Value at Risk and Expected Shortfall ﻿

(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 ...
• #### A Cost-Efficient Approach to Rigless P&A of Platform Wells ﻿

(Master thesis, 2021)
The number of wells to be abandoned on the Norwegian Continental Shelf will increase in the forthcoming years. As a consequence, significant expenditures will be required paid by the individual companies, the state and the ...
• #### A hitchhiker’s guide to governance networks: How a governance network can facilitate prevention of radicalisation and violent extremism ﻿

(Master thesis, 2021)
In the Nordic countries, we have increasingly witnessed a model of risk governance that outsources the issue of national security to municipalities and local governments. Municipalities are tasked with tackling radicalisation ...
• #### A holistic approach to developing safety-related systems in compliance to the IEC61508 ﻿

(Master thesis, 2021)
In this report, several aspects related to the design of safety instrumented systems (SIS) have been presented and discussed. Some challenges related to the methods used to demonstrate functional safety were highlighted, ...
• #### A Lean Aker BP: A study of how Lean and continuous improvement in performance management can contribute to well operations in Aker BP. ﻿

(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 ...
• #### A Method for Probabilistic Time Estimation of Plug and Abandonment of the Wells on the Brage Field ﻿

(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 ﻿

(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 ...
• #### A New Approach for the Prioritization of Information Overload: A Risk-Informed Systemization for Communication (R.I.S.C.) to assess COVID-19 Publications ﻿

(Master thesis, 2021)
The COVID-19 pandemic has shaken the foundations of every institution of the world. Current risk communication and decision-making paradigms have been confronted and challenged, and it has been made ever so insidiously ...
• #### A new approach of uncertainty treatment in the verification of safety integrity level of safety instrumented system ﻿

(Master thesis, 2015-06)
Reliability is very important aspect of any safety instrumented system. The standard IEC 61508, widely accepted in field of reliability of instrumented systems, entails the quantification of achieved risk reduction to be ...
• #### A new approach to establish design accidental explosion loads considering parametric uncertainties ﻿

(Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2016;, Master thesis, 2016-06-15)
The Norwegian risk management approach for offshore installations requires that risk analysis shall provide a basis for making decision on the design accidental load that shall be used in the design to avoid major accident ...
• #### A PESTEL analysis of which areas that are appropriate for offshore aquaculture ﻿

(Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-ISØP/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-06-15)
The current conventional aquaculture industry represents a need for technology development as the locations suitable farming are limited. At the same time, there are other challenges such as salmon lice and pollution of ...