Oil & Gas: Fire threatened Aasgard platform

The crew were able to extinguish a fire in a generator onboard the Aasgard B platform in the Norwegian Sea on Saturday. It was not necessary to evacuate the platform.
The crew were able to extinguish a fire in a generator onboard the Aasgard B platform in the Norwegian Sea on Saturday.
The crew were sent to the lifeboats, but it was not necessary to evaquate the platform.

No one was hurt in the fire.

Aasgard B is a floating platform producing gas, located around 200 kilometres off the coast of Troendelag.

(NRK)
Rolleiv Solholm

21°C

Norway

Partly Cloudy

Humidity: 68%

Wind: 11.27 km/h

  • 21 Aug 2018 23°C 11°C
  • 22 Aug 2018 22°C 16°C
Banner 468 x 60 px