EnergyWatch

Maersk employees sound alarm after platform fire

A lack of progress in safety on one of Maersk's oil platforms has now prompted concerned employees to raise the alarm more than a whole year after a platform fire, writes Danish daily Berlingske.

Photo: Claus Bonnerup/ritzau

A sprinkler system in miserable condition and unused scaffolding constitute a risk for staff, which has now prompted outcry from employees on Maersk Oil's oil platform Gorm Ekko, writes Danish daily Berlingske.

The newspaper reports the news on the basis of the minutes from a meeting in the platform's safety committee as well as an interview with an employee on the platform.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.

An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from EnergyWatch

Employee of Danish marine fuel supplier charged for corruption in Singapore

A trader at KPI Oceanconnect, a subsidiary of Bunker Holding, has been charged with corruption totaling at least USD 191,250 as rewards for nominating Straits for the supply of bunker fuel to KPI's customers. The employee has been suspended and his contract terminated, the company informs ShippingWatch.

EU awards big aid for Danish scaled green hydrogen push

The European Union has green-lit millions of euros of subsidy for a 100MW hydrogen project in Denmark with the involvement of several big domestic players. The project is meant to be the enabling stepping stone for GW-scale H2 projects as well as electrolysis at sea.

Further reading

Related articles

Trial banner

Latest News

See all jobs