Press releases • Aug 25, 2020 10:17 CEST
The Norwegian radio telegraphist Laila Ausland Cock had spent 20 minutes in a frothing sea and had given up any hope of rescue when the ’Esvagt Protector’s crew found her.
Press releases • Aug 21, 2020 09:09 CEST
While the ’Esvagt Omega’ was saving the rig West Gamma’s offshore workers from the waves, Asbjørn Rislaa was lying in the water and admiring the professional rescue team at work.
Press releases • Oct 23, 2015 11:24 CEST
An explosion in the machine room of the tanker, 'Alia', triggered the fire extinguishing system installed on board.
Press releases • Aug 21, 2015 13:41 CEST
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.
Press releases • Aug 21, 2015 13:26 CEST
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.