Barents Sea safety and rescue capabilities assessed ///

Conditions in the Barents Sea are more favorable for offshore activities than in other Arctic areas. However, challenges—such as cold temperatures, icing, sea ice, lasting periods of darkness and a lack of offshore supporting infrastructure—need to be addressed to achieve safe operations. Identifying hazards allows risk-reducing measures to be implemented, for example, winterization or ice management systems.

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