Out-of-control barge nearly trashes BP rig

Out-of-control barge nearly trashes BP rig

A large barge came within less than two kilometers of crashing into an oil platform in the Norwegian North Sea on Thursday afternoon, in the second dramatic incident to hit the industry in less than 24 hours.

Chaos as huge wave kills Norway oil rig worker

Chaos as huge wave kills Norway oil rig worker

A giant wave slammed into Norwegian oil rig COSL Innovator in the North Sea on Wednesday evening, killing one person. The rig is now heading toward the coast, with workers being evacuated.