Corrosion issue halts operations at Troll C

Statoil has shut down production on the Troll C platform in the Norwegian North Sea, after an inspection program identified damage to a pipe connected to the oil export system.

Aug 21st, 2014
Troll C platform
Troll C platform

Offshore staff

STAVANGER, Norway – Statoil has shut down production on the Troll C platform in the Norwegian North Sea, after an inspection program identified damage to a pipe connected to the oil export system.

The corroded pipe will be replaced. The shutdown should last around one week.

Troll C handles production from the Troll field and the satellite Fram field.

08/21/2014

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