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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.

Farewell to the ’Esvagt Omega’

Farewell to the ’Esvagt Omega’

Press releases   •   May 17, 2016 10:30 CEST

The ’Esvagt Omega’ has taken part in 13 rescue missions and saved the lives of 48 people. Now it is time for her to retire.

Two Esvagt vessels in firefighting operation on the North Sea.

Two Esvagt vessels in firefighting operation on the North Sea.

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.