As Eni Norway said, all safety procedures worked appropriately, and the situation is now normalised.

When the fire alarm were triggered, production stopped and people onboard the platform entered the lifeboats. However, there was not a need of evacuating the platform.

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The incident did not affect the process facility, and the company said:

Eni Norge is taking the incident seriously and is initiating an investigation to find causal links and lessons learnt.

Goliat is the world’s most northern oil platform, located about 85 kilometres north of Hammerfest on Norway’s Barents Sea coast.