ATSEA-2 and OSRL Collaboration Journey Continues - Quarter 4 Activities
Wednesday, December 7, 2022
ATSEA-2 and OSRL held their fourth and final webinar for 2022 on 28 November. The webinar covered Oiled Wildlife Response (OWR), Oil Spill Risk Assessment (OSRA), and a case study from Indonesia. Find out more about quarter-four activities and view all webinars.
ATSEA-2 and OSRL Collaboration Journey Continues - Quarter 3 Activities
Thursday, October 6, 2022
ATSEA-2 and OSRL held a Regional Exchange Event in Singapore and the third webinar in the series for 2022. The webinar covered NEBA/SIMA and looked at a case study of a crude palm oil spill in Papua New Guinea (PNG). Find out more about quarter three activities.
ATSEA-2 and OSRL Webinar Collaboration Journey Continues
Tuesday, June 7, 2022
OSRL Boeing 727 Visits Cork
Monday, May 16, 2022
The recent return to overseas training flights provided some local enthusiasts an opportunity to view the aircraft with the 2Excel crew; Flying in Ireland has published an article from the visit, written by author Gabriel Desmond.
ATSEA-2 and OSRL Collaboration on Delivery of Quarterly Webinars
Wednesday, March 16, 2022
ATSEA-2 Regional Project Management Unit (RPMU) and Oil Spill Response Ltd. (OSRL) collaborated this year to deliver quarterly technical webinars. Norman, our Principal Trainer & Consultant answers some of the questions that were asked during the webinar
OSRL Penguin Quarantine Comes to a Close
Friday, January 14, 2022
Over the last two months, a total of 280 African penguins have been cared for at the OSRL GDS warehouse. The SANCCOB team are now wrapped up their response, so the base is back to its regular operational duties.
Cargo & Travel in 2021
Wednesday, December 22, 2021
Whilst the world did not stop in 2020 and 2021, it slowed down dramatically with the effects felt across both cargo and personnel travel logistics. The combination of Brexit, Covid-19 supply chain impact, repercussions of the Suez Canal blockage, global HGV driver shortage, and the travel restrictions and ever-changing Covid-19 testing and quarantine requirements meant that we as a Global Logistics Team, are facing an unprecedented combination of events that directly affected our ability to perform our jobs.
The Global Logistics Team Successfully Test new Brexit Procedures
Monday, May 17, 2021
An update from the Global Logistics Lead Ho Yei Ling on the Global Logistics team and a successful test of new Brexit procedures.
We also hear from the Travel Team on how they were focussing on new processes and procedures to keep our travellers safe during the global pandemic.
A Bird's eye view of seabird rescue at SANCCOB
Wednesday, March 3, 2021
After receiving a request for assistance from GOWRS and Seabird rescue specialist SANCCOB, OSRL staff at our South Africa base helped support ongoing efforts to care for nearly 2,000 Cape cormorant chicks.
Here, Shamen Bunsee, Response Specialist recounts his experience of helping with the rescue effort and his new-found appreciation for all the work that goes into wildlife response and for SANCCOB's team.
OSRL’s West Africa Surveillance Platform (WASP) supports the Gabonese Navy in a search and rescue operation
Thursday, February 4, 2021
OSRL has recently supported the Gabonese Navy in a fantastic collaboration between multiple agencies to save lives at sea.
On Sunday 24th January, a mayday message was sent by the ‘Marie Alexandra’, a French fishing trawler in distress...