Increased value creation through collaboration


Connecting operators and suppliers and make it easier for them to interact, solve problems and share data


Subsea Pool

One common pool for subsea running tools and equipment, available for all operators on the NCS


  • Basic frame for operating model established – Equinor will be service provider
  • Proposed new solution presented to operators – Proposed new governance model not approved, will continue with the current steering committee structure
  • Subsea Tool Pool is now operational – New member are welcome to join the pool

Milestones ahead:

  • At this point, no further actions will be initiated from Offshore Norge

IMR corporation

Corporate within several segments of subsea inspection, maintenance and repair (IMR)


  • Work group has finished their work
  • Draft standard contract, to be used between operators for farm-in on vessels used for IMR purposes, has been developed


Consolidate results from READI JIP (Joint Industry Project) with EqHub


  • Agreement between READI and EqHub to integrate part of READI TIRC into EqHub
  • An initial solution is now available
  • An agreement on how to operate POSC Caesar is established, with a new board of directors
  • Offshore Norge has no longer a position in POSC Caesar’s board of directors

Milestones ahead:

  • How to manage the TIRC set-up will be concluded Q2 2023

Digitalisation of Spare Parts Process – SPIR

SPIR in projects


  • Work group established and several workshops performed

Milestones ahead:

  • Test the solution with several suppliers Q2 2023
  • Minimum viable solution will be available September 2023

Digital Inventory

Make spare parts available on demand in an additive manufacturing process


  • Project established with representatives from Equinor, Vår Energi, ConocoPhilips, TotalEnergies and Aker BP

Milestones ahead:

  • Common guidelines on how to apply adaptive manufacturing in the industry is established
  • A film explaining the work process and solution has been made (see below)
  • A dialogue meeting between member companies from Offshore Norge and Norsk Industri planned for 14 March 2023

Digital Inventory video

Recirculation of “hard plastic”

Re-use casing and tubing protectors, reduce waste and encourage circular economy


  • Fasilitated contact between operators and suppliers to find areas for increased recirculation of material
  • No further work planned

In License Data Sharing – ILDS

Implement a data sharing model where data flows seamlessly between operators, partners and authorities


  • Strategy worked out and supported by the Digital Strategy Forum and the Operations Committee
  • Work group concluded on standard for reporting of CO2, Methane and NOX in licenses and endorsed in Operations Committee
  • Projects established for digitalisation of the work processes within the following areas:
    –  RNB process (National Budget reporting) – Agreed with the NPD and the member companies for how to proceed with the solution
    –  Work program and budget in licenses
    –  Reporting to the Statistics Norway
    –  Cash call and billing

Milestones ahead:

  • Report emission data in Subsurface within Q2 2023
  • A test solution available for RNB reporting within Q2 2023
  • Align input data between all four reporting areas (ref. above) within Q2 2023

Supplier Competence Registration System

Evaluate the benefits of one common industry solution for supplier employee competence registration system 


  • The Operations Committee has supported to proceed with the pre-project
  • Representatives from six operators participate in a work group, facilitated by Offshore Norge

Milestones ahead:

  • A recommendation to be presented to the Operations Committee Q2 2023


Contact information

Øystein Arvid Håland, Project Manager, Collaboration
+47 918 76 645 /