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Notices served

Notice 310462066 served against Ensco Offshore U.K. Limited on 26/02/2020
Notice Type Improvement Notice
Description my investigation of the Ensco 120 offshore installation port forward crane boom collapse, which occurred on the 14th February 2020, revealed that you are unable to demonstrate that you have maintained (including calibrating and testing) the boom angle sensor and boom kickout system in an efficieni working order on the port forward, port aft, and starboard cranes on said installation; or that you calibrated the boom drum counter of the port forward crane following replacement of the boom wire rope in September 2019, and as such there is a risk that safe boom angle operating limits may be exceeded, thereby increasing the risk of damage to said cranes and a boom collapse, and ¡n failing to do so you have not taken appropriate action in response to the HSE Safety Alert Bulletin No.: ED 1-2016, issued on 17th November 2016
Compliance Date 31/03/2020 Revised Compliance Date 08/06/2020
Result Complied with

Breaches involved in this Notice

Location of Offence
Address ENSCO 120/ENSCO Services Limit
Ensco House, Badentoy Avenue
Badentoy Park
AB12 4YB
Local Authority Not Applicable
Industry Extractive and utility supply industries
Type of Location Offshore Safety Directive Regulator
HSE Details
HSE Group EDU1S3 HSE Directorate Energy Division
HSE Area HSE Division
Updated: 2020-03-04