Norwegian Oil and Gas Associatio/NOFO Summary of differences between offshore drilling regulations in Norway and U.S. Gulf of Mexico

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DNV has compared the Norwegian and the U.S. Gulf of Mexico offshore drilling regulatory regimes and regulations for drilling with Mobile Offshore Drilling Units (MODUs). The study identified several similarities, but overall there are fundamental differences between the two countries’ regulations. It has been made on behalf of Norwegian Oil Industry Association (Norwegian Oil and Gas Associatio) and Norwegian Clean Seas Organisation for Operating Companies (NOFO).


Report no 2010-1220 Summary of differences REV 02 2010-08-27 signed.pdf