The Navy quickly evacuated all the crew except for 10 essential staff members to prevent a possible fuel leak. Eight navy personnel are said to be injured, including two flown to regional hospital, Haukland, but the tanker Sola's 23 crew were all evacuated safely.
A nearby oil terminal where the Maltese vessel had just loaded its cargo was closed to traffic on Monday, in turn leading to a halt in production at five oil fields in the North Sea, according to business daily Dagens Naeringsliv.
It was being towed out of the harbour when it somehow managed to ram the frigate.
Eirik Walle, with Norway's rescue center, told Norwegian news agency NTB that the collision caused an opening in the frigate's hull and "it is taking in more water than they can pump out".
Norway's Accident Investigation Board, which has opened an inquiry, had initially said a tugboat had also been involved in the collision but the Navy later denied that.
Images of the frigate published online and broadcast on television showed the frigate was partly underwater and had been moved near the shore. Tanker said not to suffer serious damages, as of 0530 UTC she was near collision site, moving in northern direction at dead slow speed, escorted by tug.
"It took on a lot of water and there is a real danger that it will sink where it is", an official for the Sola rescue centre told AFP.
"The armed forces is now reviewing all the means available in the region to assist the KNM Helge Ingstad", Lieutenant Colonel Ivar Moen said. Efforts are being made now to prevent the warship, "Helge Ingstad" from sinking.
The frigate had recently taken part in a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation exercise.
The ship had previously been part of an escort convoy which seized chemical weapons from Syria back in 2013.
Really, there are hundreds of deals Walmart is planning for November 21, and it all begins hours before Thanksgiving. South African shoppers taking part could save an average of R2 ,587, according to a new survey.
Announced this September, the Wear 3100's biggest improvement over 2016's Wear 2100 is vastly improved battery life. There's also a new battery saving mode, bringing an additional two days of telling the time in an "ambient mode".
The Phoenix Suns have aggressively pursued Rozier, even before firing Ryan McDonough as general manager, league sources said. With Irving still around, it would be hard to justify paying a backup point guard that much money.
Sheriff Geoff Dean said police had responded to a minor disturbance. "We have no idea what the motive was at this point". A neighbor, Tom Hanson, told local television station KTLA that he and other neighbors knew Long "had issues".
I mean, I always thought it was motivating. "So, clearly I won't be able to do the same things I've done as heir". The Prince says: "I've tried to make sure whatever I've done has been non party political.
Lee missed three games earlier this season with a hamstring injury after getting hurt September 23 against Seattle Seahawks . But just because the Cowboys made a big splash in recent weeks doesn't mean they'll cover the spread against Tennessee.
It's thought the trio may have died from exposure after they were stranded near Willowra on Wednesday, ABC News reported . Three people have died and a boy is missing after their vehicle broke down in outback Australia, police say.
Authorities are investigating reports that the gunman used a smoke bomb but said they had not found anything to support this. Thousand Oaks is a city of about 130,000 people about 64 kilometers west of Los Angeles, just across the county line.
Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler filed a cease-and-desist letter after the president played his song Livin' On The Edge at a rally. He further claimed that Trump's team is using " blanket performance licenses" for using the music of several artists.
The team suggests a 14 percent tax on red meat and a 79 percent tax on processed meat for this effort to be effective. In the United Kingdom , the "optimal" tax level increased the cost of red meat by 14% and processed meat by 79%.
Boeing to deliver 2000th airplane to China - USA
Boeing estimates the Chinese market for civilian aircraft to reach 7,690 jets worth US$1.2 trillion over the next two decades. Widebodies account for around 20 percent of projected global jet deliveries over that period but nearly 40 percent by value.
Trump slams CNN's Jim Acosta in explosive press briefing
During the press conference , Trump dodged a question from Acosta when a White House intern walked up to take his microphone away. The official Twitter account posted a statement which read: "This President's ongoing attacks on the press have gone too far".
Trump clashes with CNN reporter
During the news conference, President Trump said Republicans "defied history" to make Senate gains in the USA midterms. Mr Acosta questioned Mr Trump's reference to the caravan as an invasion, and Mr Trump defended the term.