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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.