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News and clarifications

The latest news and clarifications related to coronavirus (Covid-19) and Norwegian oil and gas operations.
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26.03.2020 - Norwegian Oil and Gas Covid-19 and offshore diving (Norway)

Measures to be taken to reduce spread of Covid-19 during manned underwater operations on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

20.03.2020 - Oil and gas listed as important social function

The Norwegian government believes that maintaining operations and employment on Norway’s continental shelf (NCS) will be significant for society.

18.03.2020 - Extension of medical certificates for offshore work

To prevent the spread of infection, maintain capacity in the health service and ensure that production in the offshore industry is maintained, the Directorate of Health has decided that medical certificates will be extended under certain conditions.

18.03.2020 - Expanded offshore periods in connection with coronavirus

The Petroleum Safety Authority has released information regarding expanded offshroe periods exceeding 21 days due to the handling of the coronavirus situation.

17.03.2020 - Pay talks postponed until the autumn

Negotiations on all the collective pay agreements covered by the Norwegian Oil and Gas Association have been rescheduled for later in the year.