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OSRL Attend the 13th International Effects of Oil on Wildlife Conference

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

OSRL Attend the 13th International Effects of Oil on Wildlife Conference

I was excited to be given the opportunity to attend the EOW Conference this year and present a paper explaining the improvements in our wildlife equipment and the water filtration systems. Read on to find out more...

Orkney Island Member Exercise

Friday, May 4, 2018

Orkney Island Member Exercise

Last week six members from the OSRL response team in Southampton visited the Flotta oil terminal in Orkney to support an exercise with response staff from Repsol Sinopec.

Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic

Friday, April 20, 2018

Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness and Response in the Arctic

The Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) hold their second large Oil Spills in Arctic Areas Conference, Bjørnar Fonn and Jamie Anderson attend to represent the cold weather group. 

Tim Coombs talks OPEP

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Tim Coombs talks OPEPHear from one of our trainers

"For me personally it is a real enjoyment delivering the OPEP courses in person and seeing the individuals developing and leaving with skills and knowledge they may not have previously had."

Responding to oil spills: Nearshore & beach habitats

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Responding to oil spills: Nearshore & beach habitats

Emergency responders, natural resource managers, and scientists came together to discuss oil spill response efforts in coastal wetlands. They discussed new research, lessons learned and successes from past response efforts, and research gaps that improved partnerships may be able to fill. 

OSRL in Turkey

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

OSRL in Turkey

OSRL recently travelled to Antalya, Turkey to conduct a published Aerial Surveillance Course and IMO 2 Clearance Course in collaboration with MOST Maritime and Environmental Service Company (Turkey).

Curious about Cold Weather Response?

Monday, September 18, 2017

Curious about Cold Weather Response?

Curious about Cold Weather Response? Let Alex Leonard (Duty Manager) & Andy Nevin (Response Process Manager), tell you more.

Commonly used acronyms in Shoreline operations

Monday, September 11, 2017

Commonly used acronyms in Shoreline operations

ESI? OSA? SCAT? Is your head spinning? We help you decode some of these commonly used acronyms here.

APICOM HSET Meeting

Monday, June 19, 2017

WIS Base Managers Blog - South Africa

Matt Simmons, our Operations Manager in Americas, recently represented OSRL in HSET meeting organised by the Association of Petroleum Industry Co-op Managers (APICOM). He shares with us some insights.

Do any of us really know what we want to do in life?

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Do any of us really know what we want to do in life?

Our HR director Neil Gates shares about his career plans and how roadblocks led to new opportunities