Report of Activity 2019
Monday, December 2, 2019
Our highlights and achievements for the year 2019
OSRL IMS Courses Now Accredited by The Nautical Institute
Monday, September 23, 2019
OSRL’s online IMS 100 and IMS 200 courses as well as the facilitated classroom based IMS 300 course have all now been Accredited by the Nautical Institute.
New Global Dispersants Inventory Map to support response operations
Sunday, September 15, 2019
OSRL is pleased to announce the launch of a unique new tool to support the industry in the event of a spill. The Global Dispersant Inventory map offers a summary of location, volume and type of dispersant stockpile to enable faster, smarter decision-making when time is of the essence.
OSRL's contracted C-130A aircraft is in Malaysia and remains response ready
Monday, August 26, 2019
We are saddened, but thankful to know that the seven crew members involved in the emergency landing incident involving the Lockheed C-130A at the Santa Barbara Airport escaped without injury.
The said aircraft, still bearing the Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) livery, was not on hire to our company at the time of the incident. The OSRL contracted aircraft, registration N121TG, is in Malaysia and remains response ready to support our members.
OSRL Increases SWIS Air Freight Capability with new Transport Skid for Singapore Capping Stack
Tuesday, July 30, 2019
The new AN-124 air transport skid will be available to the OSRL SWIS subscribers in Q4 2019, and will supplement the existing skid located in Stavanger, Norway, which was introduced to the service in August 2018 where a demonstration flight was performed as a part of a large-scale exercise from Stavanger, SOLA airport.
OSRL Demonstrates Its Global Reach, Participating in an Exercise Off The Philippines Coast
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Earlier this month, a team from OSRL’s Singapore base was invited to attend MARPOLEX 2019, a biannual marine pollution exercise that brings together relevant agencies from the Philippines, Indonesia, and Japan...
OSRL builds on cooperation with the MSRC
Monday, June 24, 2019
Last week, OSRL personnel participated in a joint offshore deployment exercise with the Marine Spill Response Corporation (MSRC). Taking place off the coast of Miami, Florida, the event was an opportunity for both organisations to share best-practice approaches and build an effective foundation for future collaboration.
OSRL to use Sea/response software
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Designed to automatically identify vessels of opportunity in the members’ regions during Source Control planning and response...
Understanding OSRL’s Latest Updates in the World of Surveillance, Modelling and Visualisation
Thursday, March 7, 2019
James pringle explains the latest technological developments and results from recent testing and exercises as well as highlighting the core purpose and possible application of the technology.
Brexit Statement - In the event of a no deal Brexit
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Oil Spill Response Ltd (‘OSRL’) continues to review the potential impact of the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union (‘Brexit’). As the date of leaving the UK comes closer without agreement on a deal for how to leave the EU, the prospect of a ‘no deal scenario increases. OSRL has specifically examined its response capability in the event of a no deal Brexit, and in particular, its ability to mobilise equipment and people for its members in Europe.