FOI disclosure log

NOPSEMA maintains this disclosure log in accordance with the disclosure log guidelines established by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner and under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 1982.

FOI request (F126)

This FOI request is for the 'Walk to Work' project safety case revision for the Pluto Alpha facility, dated 3 April 2019. 

Description                                                                                                           

Date of access

Other information              

Submission - WTW Project safety case Rev 1 (PDF 6MB)

8/7/2019

Released with deletion of exempt material under section s47 (Trade Secrets) and 47F (Personal Privacy)

FOI request (F123)

This FOI request is for correspondence and other documents relating to the independent audit into NOPSEMA’s consideration of exploration in the Great Australian Bight between 1 and 22 May 2019. 

Document list

Description                                                                                                           

Date of access

Other information              

Email correspondence entitled 'For your background the actual announcements we have managed to get' (PDF 1MB)


Email correspondence entitled Fwd IGB- Terms of Reference NOPSEMA audit (DoEEv2) A675920 (PDF 287KB)

Email correspondence entitled Re: IGB Terms of Reference NOPSEMA audit (DoEEv2) (PDF 93KB)

Email correspondence entitled 'FW: Canavan - Price - Media Release - 'Independent audit of NOPSEMAs consideration of exploration in the Great Australian Bight' (PDF 186KB)

Email correspondence entitled 'RE:NOPSEMA review' (PDF 167KB)

A676109 - Email correspondence entitled IGB Terms of Reference NOPSEMA audit (DoEEv2) (PDF 91KB)

Email correspondence entitled 'Fwd IGB Terms of Reference NOPSEMA audit (DoEEv2) (PDF 88KB)

Email correspondence entitled 'FW Rowan Ramsey in Port Lincoln Times' (PDF 186KB)

Email correspondence entitled' Re NOPSEMA' (PDF 119KB)

Email correspondence entitled 'FW NOPSEMA' (PDF 107KB)

Email correspondence entitled 'Weekly Wrap 10 16 May 2019' (PDF 130KB)

Email correspondence entitled 'Messages' (PDF 112KB)

25/7/2019


 

Released in full


Released with deletion of exempt material under section 47E of the FOI Act (certain operations of agencies)

FOI request (F119)

This FOI request is for the Investigation Report for a safety complaint made to NOPSEMA regarding the POSH Arcadia

Document list

Description                                                                                                           

Date of access

Other information              

POSH Arcadia - Inspection Report - November 2018 (PDF 391KB)

18/6/2019

Released with deletion of exempt material (personal information).

 

FOI request (F114)

This FOI request is for RMS extracts regarding safety and environmental issues on the INPEX operated Ichthys Project, from 1 May 2017 to 8 January 2019. 

Document list

Description

Date of access

Access decision

Environment Incident details 5037 Redacted (PDF 322KB)

Ichthys Explorer Enforcement details 673 Redacted (PDF 221KB)

Ichthys Explorer Enforcement details 707 Redacted (PDF 217KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 4963 Redacted (PDF 325KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 4979 Redacted (PDF 318KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 4987 Redacted (PDF 327KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 4990 Redacted (PDF 325KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 4993 Redacted (PDF 319KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 4998 Redacted (PDF 326KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5007 Redacted (PDF 325KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5028 Redacted (PDF 324KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5108 Redacted (PDF 328KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5140 Redacted (PDF 326KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5155 Redacted (PDF 326KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5294 Redacted (PDF 330KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5301 Redacted (PDF 328KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5345 Redacted (PDF 322KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5347 Redacted (PDF 324KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5362 Redacted (PDF 320KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5363 Redacted (PDF 324KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5384 Redacted (PDF 328KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5394 Redacted (PDF 332KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5468 Redacted (PDF 330KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5494 Redacted (PDF 326KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5498 Redacted (PDF 330KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5507 Redacted (PDF 331KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5510 Redacted (PDF 331KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5540 Redacted (PDF 331KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5548 Redacted (PDF 332KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5588 Redacted (PDF 334KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5593 Redacted (PDF 325KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5610 Redacted (PDF 330KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5611 Redacted (PDF 329KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5612 Redacted (PDF 330KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5620 Redacted (PDF 328KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5647 Redacted (PDF 327KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5680 Redacted (PDF 334KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5708 Redacted (PDF 329KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5718 Redacted (PDF 325KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5719 Redacted (PDF 330KB)

Ichthys Explorer Incident details 5722 Redacted (PDF 333KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5023 Redacted (PDF 428KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5050 Redacted (PDF 327KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5052 Redacted (PDF 331KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5054 Redacted (PDF 327KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5066 Redacted (PDF 326KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5072 Redacted (PDF 321KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5095 Redacted (PDF 324KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5113 Redacted (PDF 327KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5118 Redacted (PDF 331KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5119 Redacted (PDF 330KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5153 Redacted (PDF 329KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5157 Redacted (PDF 335KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5159 Redacted (PDF 333KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5165 Redacted (PDF 337KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5166 Redacted (PDF 328KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5167 Redacted (PDF 331KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5184 Redacted (PDF 328KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5199 Redacted (PDF 379KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5203 Redacted (PDF 329KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5220 Redacted (PDF 328KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5235 Redacted (PDF 329KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5237 Redacted (PDF 334KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5246 Redacted (PDF 331KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5250 Redacted (PDF 331KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5277 Redacted (PDF 331KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5293 Redacted (PDF 334KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5300 Redacted (PDF 326KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5302 Redacted (PDF 325KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5315 Redacted (PDF 324KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5318 Redacted (PDF 340KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5333 Redacted (PDF 324KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5336 Redacted (PDF 471KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5344 Redacted (PDF 322KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5417 Redacted (PDF 328KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5422 Redacted (PDF 330KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5423 Redacted (PDF 327KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5428 Redacted (PDF 329KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5467 Redacted (PDF 329KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5472 Redacted (PDF 330KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5495 Redacted (PDF 323KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5519 Redacted (PDF 329KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5554 Redacted (PDF 326KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5555 Redacted (PDF 323KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5584 Redacted (PDF 326KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5586 Redacted (PDF 326KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5591 Redacted (PDF 327KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5596 Redacted (PDF 322KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5598 Redacted (PDF 327KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5630 Redacted (PDF 322KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5654 Redacted (PDF 329KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5665 Redacted (PDF 325KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5668 Redacted (PDF 322KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5710 Redacted (PDF 324KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5721 Redacted (PDF 347KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5742 Redacted (PDF 330KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5743 Redacted (PDF 327KB)

Ichthys Venturer Incident details 5754 Redacted (PDF 271KB)

20/3/19

Released with deletion of exempt material (personal information).

 

FOI request (F112)

This FOI request is for RMS extracts regarding safety and environmental issues on the Shell operated Prelude facility, from 1 May 2018 to 31 October 2018.

Document list

Description

Date of access

Access decision

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5391 (PDF 277KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5400 (PDF 278KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5415 (PDF 277KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5444 (PDF 276KB)

RMS extract Prelude - FLNG Incident notification 5458 (PDF 274KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5475 (PDF 277KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5491 (PDF 276KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5501 (PDF 274KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5508 (PDF 272KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5523 (PDF 275KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5524 (PDF 276KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5531 (PDF 275KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5542 (PDF 274KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5545 (PDF 277KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5551 (PDF 275KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5552 (PDF 273KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5590 (PDF 285KB)

RMS extract - Prelude FLNG Incident notification 5651 (PDF 276KB)

4/2/2019

Released with deletion of exempt material (personal information)

FOI request (F086)

This FOI request is for a copy of the OPEP - Oil Pollution Emergency Plan (withdrawn by BP on 20 December 2016), and related correspondence.

Document list

Description

Date of access

Access decision

Submission - Oil pollution emergency plan - Great Australian Bight Exploration Drilling Stromlo 1 and Whinh... (PDF 4.1MB)

Diagram - Environment plan - Great Australian Bight Exploration Drilling Stromlo 1 and Whinham ... (PDF 50KB)

Diagram - Environment plan - Great Australian Bight Exploration Drilling Stromlo 1 and Whinham ... (PDF 31KB)

Letter - Environment plan - Great Australian Bight Exploration Drilling Stromlo 1 and Whinham ... (PDF 16MB)

CANCELLED - Agenda - Oil spill response - 11 October 2016 (PDF 141KB)

Agenda - Meeting with BP - 11 October 2016 - 3656 (PDF 58KB)

Memo - BP Response re meetings BP/NOPSEMA assessment 3656 (PDF 219KB)

Memo - NOPSEMA meetings clarification of RFFWI letter 36... (PDF 92KB)

Memo - NOPSEMA to BP re agenda for meeting on 14 Oct (PDF 290KB)

24/10/2018

Released with deletion of exempt material (personal information).

FOI request (F081)

This FOI request is for a copy of the Well Operations Management Plan (WOMP) submitted to NOPSEMA by BP on 19 May 2016 and withdrawn by BP on 20 December 2016.

Document list

Description

Date of access

Access decision

Submission - Well Operations Management Plan - 19 May 2016 (PDF 17MB)

15/10/2018

Released with deletion of exempt material (personal information).

FOI request (F090)

Document list

Description

Date of access

Access decision

Extract of submission - Safety case page 32 (PDF 71KB)

Extract of submission - Safety case revision page 37 (PDF 67KB)

Extract of submission - Safety case revision page 39 (PDF 63KB)

Extract of submission - Scope of validation page 15 (PDF 171KB)

RMS - Extract dates for assessment 2277 (PDF 31KB)

RMS - Extract dates for assessment 2454 (PDF 59KB)

RMS - Extract dates for assessment 3761 (PDF 123KB)

RMS - Extract dates for assessment 3973 (PDF 122KB)

28/06/2017

Released with deletion of irrelevant matter

FOI request (F095)

This FOI request is for the following documents:

Copies of the following documents relating to the Northern Endeavour facility (NOGA) dated 1 January 2016 to the present, specifically:

1. Final (30 day) reports submitted by the operator of accidents, dangerous occurrences, environmental incidents or well integrity incident (which NOPSEMA determined as high potential and/or requiring inspection/investigation)

2. Reports of any inspections/investigations by NOPSEMA covering, or in response to, these reports by the operator

3. Any enforcement actions taken by NOPSEMA not already published on NOPSEMA’s website.

Excludes: Duplicate documents, names and personal information

Document list

Description

Date of access

Access decision

Report Environmental Inspection Northern Endeavour (PDF 1.1MB)

General Direction - Timor Sea Oil and Gas Australia Northern Endeavour (PDF 1.8MB)

Letter TSOGA - General Direction 0619 - Northern Endeavour (PDF 446KB)

UPS Final Report Supplementary attachment 1 (PDF 20MB)

UPS Final Report Supplementary attachment 2 (PDF 2.5MB)

Final Report NOPSEMA 30 day report (PDF 2MB)

Report Environmental Inspection Northern Endeavour (PDF 3.3MB)

Final Report NOPSEMA 30 day report ADO (PDF 2.2MB)

Final Report NOPSEMA 30 day report ADO (PDF 2.2MB)

Report OHS Inspection April 2017 (PDF 6.1MB)

Final Report NOPSEMA 30 day report (PDF 1.1MB)

Report Well Integrity Titleholder Planned Inspection (PDF 1.8MB)

Submission Near Miss Dropped Object Report (PDF 23MB)

Report OHS Inspection June 2017 (PDF 1MB)

UPS Final Report (PDF 16MB)

Final Report NOPSEMA 30 day report (PDF 2.5MB)

25/01/2018

Released with deletion of irrelevant and exempt matter

FOI request (F090)

Extract of submission - Safety case page 32 (PDF 71KB)

Extract of submission - Safety case revision page 37 (PDF 67KB)

Extract of submission - Safety case revision page 39 (PDF 63KB)

Extract of submission - Scope of validation page 15 (PDF 171KB)

RMS - Extract dates for assessment 2277 (PDF 31KB)

RMS - Extract dates for assessment 2454 (PDF 59KB)

RMS - Extract dates for assessment 3761 (PDF 123KB)

RMS - Extract dates for assessment 3973 (PDF 122KB)

28/06/2017

Released with deletion of irrelevant matter

FOI request (F080)

This FOI request is for the following documents:

Copies of all documents relating to:

  • documents sent to BP by NOPSEMA, outlining the reasons both plans were rejected; and
  • documents produced by NOPSEMA staff which informed the assessments.

Document list

Information published

Date of access

Other information

Notice - Opportunity to Modify and Resubmit BP Great Australian Bight Exploration Drilling Program - 16 November 2015 (PDF 1.7MB)

Notice - Opportunity to modify and resubmit 2 BP Great Australian Bight Exploration Drilling Program - 16 May 2016 (PDF 4MB)

Extract – Regulatory Management System - Assessment 3344 findings (PDF 225KB)

23/3/2018

Document released in part with deletion of exempt material

FOI request (F064)

This FOI request is for the following documents:

1.  The full version of the Environment Plan submitted by Bight Petroleum for the Lightning 3D Marine Seismic Survey, as accepted by NOPSEMA in a decision dated 6 June 2014

2. NOPSEMA’s assessment findings accepting the Environment Plan submitted by Bight Petroleum for the Lightning 3D Marine Seismic Survey, including:

    (a) Regulatory management system record detailing inspector assessment findings

    (b) Correspondence file that NOPSEMA took into account for the purpose of its assessment of the EP

Specific exclusions:

1. Appendix C to the Lightning 3D Marine Seismic Survey, as accepted by NOPSEMA in a decision dated 6 June 2014 (consultation report)

2. Draft and duplicate documents

3. Documents stored by NOPSEMA on back-up storage systems

4. Names and personal information of individuals

Document list

Information published

Date of access

Other information

Form - NOPSEMA Assessment of stakeholder consultation undertaken under r 11A (PDF 513KB)

12/1/2016

Released in full

Report - Extract of NOPSEMA regulatory management system - assessment 2664 findings (PDF 1MB)

EP submission - Bight Petroleum – Lightning 3D Marine Seismic Survey - Part 1 (PDF 35MB)

EP Submission - Bight Petroleum - Lightning 3D Marine Seismic Survey - Part 2 (appendices) (PDF 5.9MB)

Letter - Bight Petroleum to NOPSEMA encl response to request for further written information (PDF 9.2MB)

12/1/2016

Released with deletion of irrelevant matter

 

Email - IFAW to NOPSEMA encl response to invitation to comment on EPBC Act referral (PDF 5.3MB)

Letter - IFAW to Bight Petroleum re response to invitation to comment on EPBC Act referral (PDF 1.5MB)

Paper - IFAW response to invitation for public comment on EPBC Act referral (PDF 4.8MB)

Letter - Senator Wright to NOPSEMA re Bight Petroleum Lightning 3D Seismic EP (PDF 1.1MB)

Email - Internal notification of letter received from IFAW re EP (PDF 902KB)

Email - IFAW to NOPSEMA re Bight Petroleum Pty Ltd Lightning 3D Marine Seismic Survey Environment Plan (PDF 951KB)

Email - Internal notification re relevant third party correspondence received from IFAW (PDF 956KB)

Email - Internal notification re correspondence received from KIMAG re consultation (PDF 956KB)

Email - Internal notification re correspondence from KI Marine Action Group (PDF 956KB)

Email - Internal notification re third party correspondence from KI Council (PDF 908KB)

Letter - NOPSEMA to Senator Wright re Bight Petroleum EP 22/05/14 (PDF 1.1MB)

Email - Internal notification re correspondence received from Eco Action KI (PDF 955KB)

Email - Internal notification confirming no further third party correspondence received (PDF 976KB)

Email - Internal NOPSEMA assessment team recommend acceptance of the Bight Petroleum Pty Ltd Lightning 3D Marine Seismic Survey EP (PDF 976KB)

Submission EP Bight Petroleum Pty Ltd Lightning 3D Marine Seismic Survey Appendix A (PDF 3.7MB)

13/5/2015

Released in full

Email - Bight Petroleum to NOPSEMA Appendix Record Clarification (PDF 584KB)

Email - Humane Society International to NOPSEMA Bight Petroleum Environmental Plan consultation (PDF 507KB)

Email - Inc Letter - Encl Conservation Council SA letter attention Environment Plan Submissions (PDF 799KB)

Email - Inc Letter Encl KI Council Correspondence (PDF 890KB)

Email - Thread NOPSEMA to KIMAG re Bight Petroleum consultation (PDF 991KB)

Email - Kangaroo Island Dolphin Watch to NOPSEMA Bight Petroleum Environmental Plan (PDF 588KB)

Letter - NOPSEMA to Bight Petroleum Acceptance of Lightning 3D MSS EP (PDF 554KB)

Email - NOPSEMA to Bight Petroleum encl Acceptance Letter (PDF 501KB)

Email - NOPSEMA to Bight Petroleum encl NOPSEMA request for further written information (PDF 1.8MB)

Email - Receipt of Request for Further Written Information (PDF 945KB)

Letter - NOPSEMA to Bight Petroleum requesting further written information (PDF 2.3MB)

13/5/2015

Released with deletion of irrelevant matter  

Submission - EP Bight Petroleum Lightning 3D Marine Seismic Survey Part 1 including Appendix A&B (PDF 6MB)

Submission - EP Bight Petroleum Pty Ltd Lightning 3D Marine Seismic Survey Part 2 including Appendix DEF excluding Appendix C (PDF 1.4MB)

Letter - Bight Petroleum to NOPSEMA encl response to request for further written information (PDF 6MB)

13/5/2015

Released with deletion of irrelevant and exempt matter


FOI request (FO65)

This request is for copies of the following documents relating to two occurrences of a boiler fuel spill/leak in January 2012 and late 2012/early 2013 on the MODEC Venture 11 facility, specifically:

  • The initial (3-day) and final (30 day) reports submitted to NOPSEMA by Modec Venture 11 B.V. 

  • NOPSEMA’s records relating to any investigation, findings or recommendations as a result of the incidents.

Document list

Information published                                                                                                              

Date of access

Other information              

Entry from NOPSEMAs RMS database incident ID 2949 occuring on 7 Sep 2012 (PDF 953KB)

Entry from NOPSEMAs RMS database incident ID 2604 occuring on 7 Sep 2012 (PDF 969KB)

Initial report of an accident or dangerous occurrence occurring on 11 Jan 2012 submitted by the operator to NOPSEMA (PDF 1.3MB)

Final report of an accident or dangerous occurrence occurring on 7 Sep 2012 submitted by operator to NOPSEMA (PDF 3.1MB)

Email - Operator to NOPSEMA enclosing initial report of an accident or dangerous occurrence on 7 Sep 2012 (PDF 2.6MB)

Email - Operator to NOPSEMA enclosing notification of an accident or dangerous occurrence on 11 Jan 2012 (PDF 928KB)

Email - Operator to NOPSEMA submitting final report of an accident or dangerous occurrence (PDF 951KB)

Final report of an accident or dangerous occurrence occurring on 11 Jan 2012 submitted by operator to NOPSEMA (PDF 1.4MB)

20/10/2014

Released with deletion of personal details

FOI request (F061)

This request is for copies of documents relating to potential breaches and investigations in regards to hydrocarbon releases resulting from fatigue or vibration between 1 January 2010 and 15 April 2014.

Document list

Information published

Date of access

Other information

Email enclosing uncontrolled hydrocarbon release report and incident notification form (PDF 1.9MB)

3 day report incident notification of uncontrolled release (PDF 1.2MB)

Submission final report of uncontrolled releases for 21/04/2010 and 11/05/2010 (PDF 2.3MB)

Improvement notice 297 enclosing compliance sign off (PDF 1.6MB)

Email response to Improvement notice 297 enclosing photographs (PDF 694KB)

Attachment to response to Improvement notice 297 vibration check report (PDF 764KB)

Report of an accident dangerous occurrence or environmental incident (PDF 5.2MB)

Incident investigation report final (PDF 555KB)

Report of an accident dangerous occurrence or environmental incident initial notification (PDF 547KB)

4/9/2014

Released with deletion of irrelevant matter

Final report major investigation loss of containment piping failure (PDF 2.4MB)

4/9/2014

Released with deletion of exempt and irrelevant matter

Improvement notice 532 enclosing compliance sign off (PDF 1.3MB)

Report of an accident dangerous occurrence or environmental incident initial notification (PDF 8.1MB)

Report of an accident dangerous occurrence or environmental incident final report (PDF 4MB)

Report Response to Improvement notice 532 (PDF 1.6MB)

Email Response to Improvement notice 532 (PDF 152KB)

4/9/2014

Released with deletion of irrelevant matter

FOI request (F058)

This request is for any documents including witness statements and photographs regarding an incident where an employee was injured on the Jack Bates offshore facility operated by Sedco Forex International Inc in September 2012.

Document list

Information published

Date of access

Other information

Extract of RMS database – Investigation #2941 - Critical Decisions (PDF 61KB)

Extract of RMS database – Investigation #2941 – Details (PDF 108KB)

Extract of RMS databse – Investigation #2941 – Initial Decision (PDF 105KB)

11/2/14

 

Released in full

 

Extract of RMS database – Investigation #2941 – Notification (PDF 184KB)

11/2/14

Released with deletion of personal information

Extract of RMS database – Investigation #2941 – Running Sheet (PDF 61KB)

11/2/14

Released in full

Email - Submission of initial report - Report of an accident, dangerous occurrence or enviornmental incident (PDF 87KB)

Initial report - Report of an accident, dangerous occurrence or environmental incident (PDF 1.3MB)

Email - Submission of final report - Report of an accident, dangerous occurrence or environmental incident (PDF 90KB)

Final report - Report of an accident, dangerous occurrence or environmental incident (PDF 1.5MB)

11/2/14

Released  with deletion of personal information

FOI request (F050)

This request is for correspondence between Apache Energy Ltd and authority investigators regarding release of information for purpose of investigation of offshore incident June 2008.

Document list

Information published

Date of access

 Other information

Email thread between NOPSA, DoIR (WA) and Apache Energy Ltd regarding requests for information (PDF 538KB)

Letter from Apache Energy Ltd to DoIR regarding request for information (PDF 131KB)

Email from DoIR to Apache Energy Ltd enclosing meeting notes of meeting (PDF 522KB)

Notes of meeting between Apache Energy Ltd, NOPSA and DoIR (PDF 157KB)

7/8/2012

Released with deletion of irrelevant matter under Section 22

FOI request (F051)

This request is for copies of documents in the following categories:

  1. Written advice, warnings, improvement notices and prohibition notices issued by NOPSEMA between 1 November 2011 and 30 April 2012

  2. Investigation summary reports detailing:

    1. Incidences of uncontrolled hydrocarbon releases >300 kg occurring between 1 July 2011 and 30 April 2012; and

    2. Environmental incidents occurring between 1 February 2012 and 30 April 2012.

Document list

Information published

Date of access

 Other information

Improvement Notice - functionality of engine room vent damper system (PDF 938KB)

Improvement Notice - CO2 fire suppression system installed in the emergency generator (PDF 759KB)

Improvement Notice - complete alignment of flowline and fitment of cowlings (PDF 487KB)

Improvement Notice - deficient equipment hazardous area classification (PDF 2.1MB)

Improvement Notice - safe lifeboat load arrangements (PDF 1.2MB)

Warning letter - failure to notify NOPSEMA of accident and dangerous occurrence (PDF 540KB)

Prohibition Notice - use of portable hand tools electrocution threat (PDF 777KB)

Warning Letter - action inspection recommendation regarding man-riding crane (16/03/2012) (PDF 657KB)

Warning Letter - action inspection recommendation regarding ensuring as-built drawings available at facility (PDF 179KB)

Warning Letter - provide evidence of effective auditing (PDF 177KB)

Improvement Notice - medical fitness examination policy (PDF 1011KB)

Warning letter - Failure to complete remedial actions required in previous Improvement Notice (PDF 574KB)

Improvement Notice - free-fall lifeboat capacity specifications (PDF 227KB)

Improvement Notice - inspection and testing regime for life boat drills (PDF 495KB)

14/9/2012

Released with deletion of irrelevant matter under Section 22

 

Investigation Summary Report – Hydrocarbon release (PDF 138KB)

Investigation Summary Report – Chemical Release (Transaqua) (PDF 94KB)

Investigation Summary Report – Methanol Spill (PDF 133KB)

Investigation Summary Report – Turtle Hatchling Death (23/03/2012) (87KB (PDF 88KB)

Investigation Summary Report – Synthetic Mud Spill (14/04/2012) (129KB) (PDF 130KB)

Investigation Summary Report – Synthetic Based Mud Release (PDF 92KB)

 14/9/2012

Released in full

 

Improvement Notice – completion of Passive Fire Protection installation (PDF 2.1MB)

Improvement Notice – maintain integrity of valves to appropriate standards (PDF 2.1MB)

Improvement Notice - ESD system valve meet performance standards (PDF 814KB)

 15/10/2012

Released with deletion of irrelevant matter under Section 22

Investigation Summary Report – Oil to water event possible hose leak (PDF 100KB)

 15/10/2012

Released in full

Investigation Summary Report – Uncontrolled Hydrocarbon Release through cold vent line (PDF 323KB)

 15/10/2012

Released with deletion of exempt matter under Section 47G

Improvement Notice – Failure to take all reasonably practicable steps to ensure the integrity of the facility primary temporary refuge (PDF 660KB)

Improvement Notice – Uncontrolled descent incident some of the fall protection equipment on the facility was found to have expired inspection certificates (PDF 1.2MB)

Improvement Notice - Several sea containers located on deck not appropriately sea fastened (PDF 773KB)

Improvement Notice – Maintenance management system is in a state that does not allow for WEL to exercise control of maintenance on the facility (PDF 1.2MB)

Improvement Notice – There has been no manoeuvring of lifeboats in water (PDF 806KB)

Improvement Notice – Alarm levels were in excess of the target levels as a result of their alarm rationalisation study (PDF 607KB)

Improvement Notice – Risk assessments performed on the facility underestimate the residual risks (PDF 1.5MB)

Improvement Notice – Lifeboats have not been tested to demonstrate water integrity and manoeuvring capability of the lifeboats under load conditions (PDF 1.1MB)

Improvement Notice – Lifeboats have not been tested for over a year to demonstrate the water integrity and manoeuvring capability of the lifeboats under loads conditions (PDF 3.5MB)

Improvement Notice – Integrity of the accommodation internal fire door and fire door seals (PDF 4MB)

 7/12/2012

Released with deletion of irrelevant matter under Section 22

Investigation Summary Report – Uncontrolled HC release (PDF 322KB)

7/12/12

Released with deletion of irrelevant matter under Section 22 and with deletion of exempt matter under Section 47G

FOI request (F048)

This request is for a briefing dated 9 September 2009 from the Chief Executive Officer of NOPSEMA to the Minister for Resources and Energy about an investigation by the Western Australian Department of Industry and Resources into a fire that occurred on Varanus Island on 3 June 2008 as a result of a ruptured gas pipeline; and

An extract from a letter (four appendices) dated 26 September 2009 to the Minister concerning NOPSEMA’s involvement in that investigation.

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Information Brief - Minister Ferguson regarding fire at Varanus Island Gas Pipeline (PDF 532KB)

Extract of letter to Minister Ferguson regarding investigation into fire at Apache VI facility (PDF 7.4MB)

4/10/2012

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