a maritime pit-stop on the northeast passage highway
Located between Iceland and Norway, north of Shetland, the Faroe Islands are situated in a maritime sweet spot. Also, the Faroe Islands are closer to the traffic of the Northeast Passage than most harbours in the region.
The quality of the services and the flexibility of the work force is highly valued. One good example is the extensive service operation of the West Hercules rig during in the summer of 2014.