Situation normalised at Kårstø

February 23, 2008, 17:57 CET
Evacuation of employees and contractors started at 11.30 am on Saturday morning in line with relevant procedures, after a gas leak occurred in a turbine expander in a compressor building at Kårstø.

The emergency preparedness organisation was mobilised and relevant authorities alerted.

After some hours of depressurisation, the emergency situation was called off.