Selection of key documents containing information on asset integrity, ageing and life extension

Ageing and life extension      
Document Reference source Last updated Document type
Guidance on the Management of Ageing and Life Extension for UKCS Oil and Gas Installations OGUK Publication 2012 Guidance
Ageing and life extension for offshore facilities in general and for specific systems (SINTEF) Report for Petroleum Safety Authority, Norway 2010 Research
KP4 programme HSE Offshore Safety Division publication 2012 Regulatory guidance
KP4 strategy HSE Offshore Safety Division publication 2012 Regulatory guidance
KP4 technical policy HSE Offshore Safety Division publication 2012 Regulatory guidance
KP4 interim report HSE Offshore Safety Division publication 2012 Regulatory guidance
Ageing management      
Document Reference source Last updated Document type
Guidance on the management of ageing and thorough reviews of ageing installations HSE Offshore Information Sheet No 4/2009 2009 Regulatory guidance
Advice on acceptance criteria for damaged passive fire protection coatings HSE Offshore Information Sheet No 12, 2007 2007 Regulatory Guidance
Ageing semi-submersible installations HSE Safety Notice No. 5, 2007 2007 Regulatory Guidance
Plant ageing – Management of equipment containing hazardous fluids or pressure (TWI et al) HSE Research Report 509 2006 Research
Plant ageing study: phase 1 report HSE Research Report 823 2010 Research
Managing ageing plant: A summary guide HSE publication 2010 Research
A framework for monitoring the management of ageing effects on safety critical elements (TWI et al) Energy Institute Publication, 1st edition 2009 Research
Industry practices for the management of ageing assets (TWI et al) TWI Report 19414 2011 Research
Ageing of offshore concrete structures (Ocean Structures) Report for Petroleum Safety Authority, Norway 2009 Research
Ageing semi-submersibles: review of major accidents – causes and barriers (COWI A/S) Report for Petroleum Safety Authority Norway 2003 Research
Asset integrity      
Document Reference source Last updated Document type
Asset integrity toolkit UKOOA publication with Step Change in Safety 2006 Guidance
Asset integrity - the key to managing major incident risks OGP Report 415 2008 Guidance
Guidelines for the management of integrity of subsea facilities Energy Institute Publication, 1st edition 2009 Guidance
Guidelines for the management of obsolsecence in subsea facilities Energy Institute Pulication, 1st edition 2010 Guidance
Guidelines for the management of safety critical elements Energy Institute Publication, 2nd edition 2007 Guidance
PARLOC - Pipeline and riser loss of containment database Energy Institute Publication, 5th edition 2003 Research
Corrosion management      
Document Reference source Last updated Document type
External corrosion guide HSE guidance 09/06 2009 Guidance
External corrosion awareness handbook: A guide for visual recognition of external integrity threats to upstream oil and gas production Energy Institute Publication, 1st edition 2010 Guidance
Guidance for corrosion management in oil and gas production and processing Energy Institute Publication, 1st edition 2008 Guidance
Corrosion threats handbook upstream oil & gas production plant Energy Institute Publication, 2nd edition 2008 Guidance
Life extension      
Document Reference source Last updated Document type
Recommended guidelines for the assessment and documentation of service life extension of facilities OLF Guideline No.122 2008 Guideline
Life extension for transportation systems (pipelines etc) NORSOK standard Y-002 2010 Standard
Life extension for subsea systems NORSOK standard U-009 2011 Standard
Assessment of structural integrity for existing load bearing structures NORSOK standard N-006 2009 Standard
Revised structural integrity management capability maturity model incorporating sub processes for life extension (Poseiden) Report for Petroleum Safety Authority, Norway 2007 Research
Requirements for life extension of ageing offshore production installations (TWI) Report for Petroleum Safety Authority, Norway 2008 Research
Recommendations for design life extension regulations Report for Petroleum Safety Authority, Norway 2007 Research
Materials testing of decommissioned offshore structures Report for Petroleum Safety Authority, Norway 2007 Research
Life extension issues for ageing offshore installations OMAE paper 2008 Research