Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) launches new Incident Management Systems (IMS) e-Learning
Friday, January 15, 2016
Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) has launched two new e-learning courses; Incident Management Systems (IMS) 100 and 200, designed specifically for the oil and gas industry. Both courses align with the IPIECA (The global oil and gas industry association for environmental and social issues) and IOGP (International Association of Oil & Gas Producers) Good Practice Guide on IMS for the oil and gas industry, ensuring the content is at the forefront of industry best practice.
Tullow Ghana Limited holds annual oil spill response exercise (Exercise WONSOM)
Thursday, January 7, 2016
An effective response depends on competent personnel working to a well developed plan that has been adequately resourced and regularly exercised. In November 2015, OSRL supported one of its Members, Tullow Ghana, in their annual response preparedness exercise, testing all functions of preparedness and incident management.
Find out how the exercise was conducted, the resources used and how OSRL supported in the successful completion of Tullow Ghana’s preparedness exercise.
SWIS / OSRL shortlisted as a finalist at upcoming Subsea UK Awards
Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) are pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted as a finalist at the upcoming Subsea UK Awards which will take place on 3rd February in Aberdeen, UK.
Return of the Hercules C-130A aircraft to Singapore
Sunday, December 27, 2015
Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) is pleased to confirm the arrival of the C-130A Hercules aircraft, direct from International Air Response headquarters in Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, Arizona, following its periodic C Check and re-spray in OSRL livery. The C-130 Hercules registration N119TG will replace the Embraer EMB 110 Bandeirante aircraft stationed in Singapore as of January 1, 2016.
Throwback 30: From conception to completion – the Subsea Well Response Project (Part 2 of 2)
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
To commemorate the 30th anniversary of Oil Spill Response Limited, we are publishing a series of articles covering our milestones. In part two of this article, James Burroughs, Subsea Well Intervention Services Manager, and Chris Hammick, Operations and Logistics Lead share about the Containment project.
Throwback 30: From conception to completion – the Subsea Well Response Project (Part 1 of 2)
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
To commemorate the 30th anniversary of Oil Spill Response Limited, we are publishing a series of articles covering our milestones. In part one of this article, James Burroughs, Subsea Well Intervention Services Manager, and Chris Hammick, Operations and Logistics Lead share about the establishment of Subsea Well Intervention Services.
Report of Activity 2015
Monday, December 7, 2015
Highlights of OSRL's activities in 2015
Throwback 30: Macondo
Sunday, November 22, 2015
To commemorate the 30th anniversary of Oil Spill Response Limited, we are publishing a series of articles covering our milestones. In this article, Paul Schuler, OSRL’s Director for Regional External Affairs, shares about his experience overseeing the Macondo spill response in 2010. At that time, Paul was the CEO of Clean Carribean and Americas (CCA). CCA merged with OSRL in 2013.
Apprenticeship with a Heart
Thursday, November 19, 2015
OSRL is pleased that the apprenticeship scheme with Brockenhurst College in 2012 not only brought about a transfer of technical knowledge, skills and experience to these young mechanical engineers but also culminated in meaningful contribution to the society.
Resizing our command centre equipment package for quicker deployment
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
A command centre package is usually stored in a 20-foot container, but OSRL has recently installed the package in a fully contained, highly transportable trailer (with dimensions of 4.78 (L) x 2.1 (W) x 2.05 (H) metres and a gross weight of 1800 kilograms) to enable faster deployment during a spill incident.