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Safe Scandinavia
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No: 160   Contributor: Forbes Scott-Lodge   Companies: Prosafe   Year: 2000   Country: United Kingdom
Safe Scandinavia

Men disembarking chopper on Safe Scandinavia accommodation barge.

The Safe Scandinavia was in the news on the 10th February, 2008 when its evacuation was caused due to a hoax bomb alert.
Picture added on 19 November 2006
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I was onboard at the time of the bomb hoax. It was a very long day and we had more than 500 personnel onboard at the time, we spent more than 4 hours at the lifeboats while waiting to be evacuated. I think they managed to get 140 personnel off the rig before the evacuation was brought to a stop as the threat was decreased. The drill was a well exercised and organised evacuation just in case the real thing happened.

Added by Shaun Wyllie on 23 June 2008.
Hello every one onboard. I was working on that rig for three years & we stopped beginning September 2010. I'd like to be on board again.

Added by Joseph Carabott on 28 December 2010.
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