"Norwegian emergency services have been alerted to it if excessive smoke production in an oil and gasplattform off the Norwegian coast. "
"Helicopters and rescue vessels have been sent there."
"– There can be no talk of a fire, but we can not yet confirm. It is, in any case, sounded the alarm about the excessive smoke. It is put in lots of resources into this and our rescue helicopter has arrived at the site, " says smc Nils-Ole Sunde."
"121 people on board the platform, called Snorre B is located 70 to 80 nautical miles outside of Florø, which lies around 15 miles north of the Mountains. It is owned by the company Equinor, but is reported to not currently be in full operation by reason of the repair work."
"– so there's no risk of oil or gas is ignited in the same manner as it otherwise would have been. We take, nevertheless the situation very seriously, " says Morten Ek at Equinor."
"A reception is being prepared in Florø in order to accommodate people in an emergency evacuation."