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30 years without work-related incidents – ESVAGT vessel reaches notable milestone

30 years without work-related incidents – ESVAGT vessel reaches notable milestone

Press releases   •   Feb 21, 2021 08:16 CET

On Sunday, February 21st, the ‘Esvagt Preserver’ has completed 30 years of operation without a single severe work-related incident. Approach and company culture are crucial.

Almost two hours of CPR saved Asbjørn’s life

Almost two hours of CPR saved Asbjørn’s life

Press releases   •   Jan 07, 2021 12:51 CET

The young seaman Asbjørn Morell was healthy, in good health and fit, when he most unexpectedly suffered a cardiac arrest in the North Sea. His colleagues on board the vessel ‘Esvagt Cantana’ fought for hours to save him.

The ‘Esvagt Aurora’ put out fire at gas processing station

The ‘Esvagt Aurora’ put out fire at gas processing station

Press releases   •   Oct 08, 2020 07:57 CEST

The ‘Esvagt Aurora’ tested its emergency response and equipment in acute situation after a fire broke out at the Melkøya Gas Processing Station outside Hammerfest. Both crew and equipment delivered a most professional and emphatic performance.

Fine recognition of the ‘Esvagt Dana’

Fine recognition of the ‘Esvagt Dana’

Press releases   •   Sep 18, 2020 18:49 CEST

ESVAGT was nominated for the 2020 Safety Award for irreproachable diving operation in the Barents Sea together with Norwegian SubseaPartner.

West Gamma 30 years on: ‘I had decided to say goodbye’

West Gamma 30 years on: ‘I had decided to say goodbye’

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.

West Gamma 30 years on: ‘I was completely calm because they knew their job!’

West Gamma 30 years on: ‘I was completely calm because they knew their job!’

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.

Legendary rescue vessel retires

Legendary rescue vessel retires

Press releases   •   Jun 15, 2020 08:34 CEST

The ‘Esvagt Bravo’ has been a turning point in the development of ESVAGT’s competences and safety culture. Earlier this year, the vessel signed off after 39 years of loyal service.

ESVAGT readjusts costs

ESVAGT readjusts costs

Press releases   •   May 12, 2020 09:12 CEST

ESVAGT will meet the consequences of the decreasing energy prices and Covid-19 through streamlining and pay reduction, and at the same time ensure that the shipping company can continue to support the vital infrastructural energy production.

The ’Esvagt Dana’ performs superbly as diving support vessel

The ’Esvagt Dana’ performs superbly as diving support vessel

Press releases   •   Mar 24, 2020 10:45 CET

The ‘Esvagt Dana’ has been servicing Vår Energi and SubseaPartner with diving operations in the Barents Sea – a solid success.

ESVAGT and EnQuest sign multi-year contracts for Emergency Response and Rescue Vessels

ESVAGT and EnQuest sign multi-year contracts for Emergency Response and Rescue Vessels

Press releases   •   Dec 17, 2019 09:00 CET

ESVAGT UK Ltd has been awarded a significant new contract with EnQuest Heather Ltd for the provision of Emergency Response and Rescue Vessels (ERRV Services).