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Travelling offshore

Mobilisation to Vår Energi installations and West Phoenix

As a result of the increased transmission rate of Covid – 19, Vår Energi has decided to re-introduce mandatory screening testing for all travellers to VE installations and West Phoenix.

For travellers to Balder, Goliat and Ringhorne the following apply (effective from 26 December):

1. If you experience symptoms of respiratory infection, or if you have been identified as a close contact to someone infected with Covid – 19 or is waiting for a Covid- 19, we kindly ask you to contact the offshore nurse at the installation.

This is regardless of vaccination status. Please follow their further instructions. Note that these will include a requirement to have a confirmed negative PCR test prior to leaving home. Please notify your supervisor immediately if you are not able mobilize according to plan.
Balder Hospital 51 60 67 06
Ringhorne Hospital 51 60 41 06
Goliat Hospital 78 40 82 08

2. Travellers are to undergo mandatory screening testing at either Clarion Hotel Air – Sola, or Smart Hotel – Hammerfest. The travellers are individually responsible for booking of test and to harmonize the travel plans with the test-slot.
Booking instructions and hotel reservation.

3. Screening testing is mandatory and regardless of vaccination status and independent of any tests done before leaving from home or test that are part of the governmental requirements when entering from abroad.

4. Personnel mobilizing from abroad are still to apply to the governmental entering and quarantine regulations.

 

For travellers to West Phoenix, the following apply:

1. If you experience symptoms of respiratory infection, or if you have been identified as a close contact to someone infected with Covid-19 or is waiting for a Covid-19, we kindly ask you to contact the offshore nurse at West Phoenix for guidance.

West Phoenix Hospital: +47 52 88 77 01

2. Travellers for Vår Energi or Vår Energi contractors are to undergo mandatory screening testing at Clarion Hotel Air – Sola. The travellers are individually responsible for booking of test and to harmonize the travel plans with the test slot.
Booking instructions and hotel reservation.

3. Travellers for Seadrill or Seadrill contractors are to test at ISOS, Flyplassveien 229, according to Seadrill instructions.

4. Screening testing is mandatory and regardless of vaccination status and independent of any tests done before leaving from home or test that are part of the governmental requirements when entering from abroad.

5. Personnel mobilising from abroad are still to apply to the governmental entering and quarantine regulations.