The tugs Waterman, Watergeus and Waterstroom assisted the Indian and Maltese tugs Suvarna and Boa Master as the 141 meter high platform left Eemshaven after which Waterstroom accompanied the transport to open sea.
The rig Noble Kolskaya, length 69,28 meter and width 80,00 meter, was built in 1985 by the Finnish company Rauma Repola. She came from England on February 11th and was located in Eemshaven since to have some necessary maintenance done. Now that the maintenance work is finished, the rig can return to her Russian owner Arktikmorneftegazrazvedka. Before she will reach her destination in Murmansk some welding work will be done in Stavanger.