Hammerfest LNG facility is Europe’s biggest liquefied natural gas plant and uses gas from the Snøhvit development in the Barents Sea. The Arctic gas is sent ashore through a 143-kilometre-long pipeline to the LNG export facility. Ventor Construction had been providing designated operators for work in Snohvit LNG, Melkoya Island, Hammerfest since 2005. Our personnel had been participating in insulation, scaffolding and fireproofing work. During the first years of construction (2005 – 2007) we were one of the major sub-contractors operating there delivering about 1 300 employess.