More trouble with catering
The Norwegian Oil and Gas Employees Association (NOGMF) made its mark again in February 1979, once again on behalf of catering personnel. Inequitable taxation of personnel employed on the Polymariner and Nortrym flotels compared with those on Statfjord A provided the casus belli.
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President Carter visits Statfjord A
It is not every day that Norway gets a visit from an American president, but 4 May 1982 was one such occasion. That was when Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalyn took a trip out to Statfjord A, which was operated at the time by Mobil Exploration Norway Inc (Meni).