HSE

Westcon Group gives safety top priority. In other words, no operation comes before safety.

The company works proactively to prevent any kind of accident, injury to health, emissions to the environment, or damage to our own or other’s equipment.

We Care

Westcon has launched the campaign We Care which aims to strengthen the awareness of health, safety and environment. Within the year, the number of injuries shall be reduced by 50 percent and the long-term goal is an injury-free yard.

The campaign’s long-term goal is zero injuries at Westcon.

  1. Commitment – Our shared commitment to our work, our colleagues, our customers and to the environment.
  2. Attitude – Our attitude to proactive safety thinking, giving feedback and contributing to orderliness and tidiness.
  3. Risk evaluation – Risk evaluation of work tasks through active use of the 4 point check system.
  4. Efficiency – Using the correct equipment and competency

We Care functions as a common HSE campaign for all the companies in the Westcon group. Every year there are individual areas of focus, which in 2012 means special attention towards:

  1. The 4 point check
  2. Work at height
  3. Personal safety

Ethics and values

The guidelines include, among other things that Westcon must show respect towards every individual, and work actively to ensure a pleasant working environment that is characterised by equality and diversity. Westcon accepts no discrimination in any form against our employees or others that are involved in Westcon’s activities.

Furthermore, the ethical guidelines impose requirements regarding the employees’ honesty and integrity in connection with all matters concerning the company.

Westcon Group has the following values as a basis for its activities:

  1. Enthusiastic
  2. Innovative
  3. Honest
  4. Long-term
  5. Socially responsible/aware

ISPS – Information sheet for arrivals

ISPS terminal

Westcon is a certified ISPS port. Security measures specified in the ISPS code are established. This means that Westcon must practice strict access control, and that cargo and supplies entering the area and aboard ISPS certified ships and rigs must be controlled. All personnel entering the shipyard, on board a ship or rig must have a valid Westcon ID Card. Vehicles entering must have a ballot paper. ISPS arrival information can be downloaded under file attachments at the bottom of the page.

ISPS port information

Westcon Yards AS (Ølensvåg)
ISPS 24 hour contact number: +47 53 77 56 60
Email: vakt@westcon.no
PFSO contact: +47 916 83 838

Westcon Yards AS (Karmsund)
ISPS 24 hour contact number: +47 53 77 56 60
Email: vakt@westcon.no
PFSO contact: +47 995 62 066

Reporting in SafeSeaNet

All vessels must register mandatory arrival and departure information in SafeSeaNet Norway. This information is forwarded to individual Norwegian authorities and ports in accordance with national regulations. SafeSeaNet Norway complies with EU Directives 2002/59 and 2010/65.

File attachments

INFORMATION TO SHIPS Westcon Yards AS Ølensvåg
ISPS Certificate Westcon Yards AS Ølensvåg
INFORMATION TO SHIPS Westcon Karmsund
ISPS Certificate Westcon Karmsund