Crane barge gets lifting
Statfjord A was placed firmly on the field in the summer of 1977, when 31 large modules had to be lifted onto the topside before the autumn storms started. For that job, a crane ship was needed.
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SAR helicopter in place
A search and rescue (SAR) helicopter has been stationed permanently on Statfjord B since 1983 as part of the emergency response organisation.