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Technical Forum Nigeria

Tuesday, November 13, 2018


OSRL are holding a technical forum in Nigeria for OSRL members to attend, to share knowledge and experiences relevant to their operations in Nigeria and the surrounding region.

This event will be taking place at the Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, Lagos, 1A, Ozumba Mbadiwe Street Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria.

PLEASE NOTE: we are limited to 30 spaces, please ensure you register soon to secure your place.


12:00 - Reception and Lunch (please arrive 15 minutes before to allow for registration)

  • Lessons learnt on recent spills
    • Joint presentation delivered in conjunction with a local member and OSRL covering specific regional lessons learnt.
  • Dispersant 
    • What is dispersant and how does it work – Dispel the myths
    • Overview of Dispersant as a strategy
    • Response capability available
    • Monitoring of dispersant effectiveness once applied
  • Spill Impact Mitigation Assessment (SIMA) 
    • What is SIMA and how does it differ from Net Environmental Benefit Analysis (NEBA)
    • The SIMA process
  • ‘Are You Ready For This?’ A hands on logistics tabletop exercise to illustrate the process for mobilising large quantities of equipment into Nigeria for a response
    • An overview of all the logistical requirements and considerations for a large scale mobilisation of response equipment including:
      • Surface response  - Containment and recovery, Aerial dispersant, Vessel Dispersant, Insitu Burning, Shoreline equipment
      • Sub surface – SIRT, Capping, Containment and Offset Installation Equipment
      • Dispersant – 1000mGlobal Dispersant Stockpile, 700mSLA stocks
      • Number of cargo flights and trucks required to mobilise this equipment