Workers transferred by copter after gangway detaches at Mariner field

Mariner platform with the Safe Boreas. Photo credit: Jamie Baikie/Statoil

Norwegian oil giant said today that all workers on the Mariner field are safe after a gangway between installations disconnected late last night.

Statoil confirmed that the link between the Safe Boreas accommodation vessel and the Mariner A platform was reported at 11:45pm.

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