With 447 single cabins the jackup accommodation rig «Haven» will be the worlds biggest hotel platform.
«Haven» can accommodate 447 persons in single cabins and 30 visitors. The mess can serve 220 hungry persons. In the cinema 50 persons can watch a movie. You also find day rooms, a smokers room, cabins with internet access, as well as an internet café, and last but not least, four rooms for exercise/fitness with spin-cycles, treadmills and weights. «Haven» also has its own nurse, in a designated hospital.
The jackup accommodation rig «Haven» is presently at winterly Eydehavn outside Arendal in Norway for completion. Platform manager Jens Egil Nilsen awaits the completion and to arrive the Ekofisk field. On «Haven» the traffic tunes up at the rigs heli-deck; with 15-20 landings - every day.
- With all this activity Ekofisk will be one of Norways busiest areas when it comes to takeoffs and landings! Nilsen says.
Read more about the preparations and launching of the worlds biggest accomodation rigs in an inside «Haven» article in our newsletter OnBoard.