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Solid example of the ‘ESVAGT Standard’

Solid example of the ‘ESVAGT Standard’

Press Releases   •   Sep 20, 2015 11:55 BST

The identity and values behind the shipping company are united in the ’ESVAGT Standard’. The latest rescue operation in the North Sea shows that this standard lives and thrives.

“We were lucky – not heros!”

“We were lucky – not heros!”

Press Releases   •   Sep 20, 2015 10:58 BST

“We feel very humble about it. It was a fantastic team effort where everything came together – but it was also luck.”

“We have bought the industry’s best”

“We have bought the industry’s best”

Press Releases   •   Sep 17, 2015 12:11 BST

ESVAGT’s new owners will continue the current direction of the company and strengthen ESVAGT’s position as industry leader.

The ”Esvagt Connector” saves fisherman

The ”Esvagt Connector” saves fisherman

Press Releases   •   Sep 16, 2015 12:00 BST

An exhausted Dutch fisherman was saved in the North Sea by an optimal rescue effort.

West Gamma 25 years on: Facts, interviews, etc.

West Gamma 25 years on: Facts, interviews, etc.

Press Releases   •   Aug 21, 2015 12:50 BST

Whilst being towed from the Norwegian sector, the accommodation platform, West Gamma, was hit by a violent storm on the 20th of August 1990.

West Gamma 25 years on: The rescue operation that set the future for ESVAGT

West Gamma 25 years on: The rescue operation that set the future for ESVAGT

Press Releases   •   Aug 21, 2015 12:41 BST

On the night of the 21st of August 1990, ESVAGT rescued 46 people from the capsized accommodation platform, West Gamma. An operation that proved to be pivotal for ESVAGT.

West Gamma 25 years on: “It is not courage that saves lives – it is training”

West Gamma 25 years on: “It is not courage that saves lives – it is training”

Press Releases   •   Aug 21, 2015 12:26 BST

The rescue of the crew of the West Gamma is one of ESVAGT’s finest hours. These are the experiences of four key people from that August night 25 years ago.

​West Gamma 25 years on: Still Top of Mind

​West Gamma 25 years on: Still Top of Mind

Press Releases   •   Aug 21, 2015 12:18 BST

The successful rescue operation brought ESVAGT acclaim throughout the entire North Sea. It was one of the reasons why ESVAGT was awarded the Leith International Conference’s Offshore Safety Award i 1991, and to this day the operation is close to the heart of not just ESVAGT but to the branch in general and in Norway in particular.

C type vessels fulfill a need

C type vessels fulfill a need

Press Releases   •   Aug 21, 2015 12:17 BST

Status: ESVAGT has taken delivery of its last ship for now from the ASL Shipyard in Singapore.

ESVAGT Helps Accommodation Module Into Position in The North Sea.

ESVAGT Helps Accommodation Module Into Position in The North Sea.

Press Releases   •   Jun 11, 2015 09:27 BST

​ESVAGT has developed a new way of servicing offshore wind farms with its new SOV concept but that has not stopped the shipping company assisting offshore wind farms that are run in a more traditional way.

Can bead arranging be a sign of occupational injury?

Can bead arranging be a sign of occupational injury?

Press Releases   •   Jun 04, 2015 11:56 BST

ESVAGT vessels have been the source of inspiration for artwork in many shapes and forms. We have seen crochet versions of ESVAGT vessels and cakes in the shape of ESVAGT vessels. The latest in this artistic line is an ESVAGT vessel in iron-over beads

Well-attended open vessel arrangement

Well-attended open vessel arrangement

Press Releases   •   Jun 04, 2015 11:49 BST

On Easter Monday 2015, ESVAGT hosted an open vessel arrangement where all employees and their families were invited to visit the new SOV vessel, the ‘Esvagt Faraday’, which was moored just outside the company headquarters in Esbjerg.

‘Esvagt Froude’ ready for service

‘Esvagt Froude’ ready for service

Press Releases   •   Jun 04, 2015 11:15 BST

ESVAGT’s two new SOVs are now in operation. Experienced crew chosen to establish working procedures on a completely new vessel in a market that is almost as new.

Who were William Froude and Michael Faraday?

Who were William Froude and Michael Faraday?

Press Releases   •   Jun 04, 2015 10:55 BST

ESVAGT’s two SOVs have been named after two of English industrial history’s notable personalities. Both men also had a connection with the Siemens brothers.

‘Esvagt Kappa’ on exercise with the Danish Navy Frogman Corps

‘Esvagt Kappa’ on exercise with the Danish Navy Frogman Corps

Press Releases   •   Jun 04, 2015 10:48 BST

The elite soldiers of the Danish Navy Frogman Corps have been training on installations in the North Sea. The ‘Esvagt Kappa’ played its part with a Fast Rescue Boat and as host.

‘Esvagt Preventer’ turns back time

‘Esvagt Preventer’ turns back time

Press Releases   •   Jun 04, 2015 08:56 BST

VESSEL UPGRADES: Part of the original ESVAGT fleet is undergoing modernisation.

Bravo Zulu, 'Esvagt Aurora'…!

Bravo Zulu, 'Esvagt Aurora'…!

Press Releases   •   Jun 04, 2015 08:03 BST

Prompt action from ESVAGT’s stand by vessel ‘Esvagt Aurora’ saved a Scottish engineers’ live from the Barents Sea

Workshop gets a lift

Workshop gets a lift

Press Releases   •   Jun 04, 2015 07:24 BST

ESVAGT’s workshop is being optimised to improve operations, logistics, the environment and working environment – and to prime it for continued growth.

New paint inhibits fouling

New paint inhibits fouling

Press Releases   •   Jun 03, 2015 10:42 BST

ESVAGT has also reduced fuel consumption by changing to another type of paint on vessel hulls.

C type vessels save on fuel

C type vessels save on fuel

Press Releases   •   Jun 03, 2015 09:05 BST

With an extra, small diesel generator, C type vessels can save up to 25% on fuel consumption.