Report of Activity 2017
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Our highlights and achievements for the year
Introducing the OSRL Global Exercise Planner
Saturday, December 2, 2017
OSRL and Bayfield Oil Services Announce Joint Venture Agreement
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Oil Spill Response Limited (ORSL), the largest international industry-funded cooperative, and Ghana’s Bayfield Oil Services, today announced the establishment of a joint venture. The new strategic alliance, which will be named OSRL Ghana Limited, will see the two companies sharing their expertise and resources. OSRL will expand its current in-county presence for oil spill preparedness services, including the provision of specialist personnel to members, consultancy services, training and equipment hire. Bayfield’s role will focus on its local expertise and experience of operating in Ghana, as well as providing local content and access to facilities in Accra and Takoradi.
Friday, November 10, 2017
On the 6th November 2017 OSRL pre-positioned one of our B727's to Cape Verde to cover our WACAF service which is currently unavailable.
Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) Regional Forum: Preparedness for a Major Subsea Incident in Brazil
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
On Wednesday, August 16, OSRL CEO Robert Limb lead a multifaceted OSRL team to Brazil to present a forum on Preparedness for a Major Subsea Incident. The forum was held at the Brazilian Petroleum & Gas Institute (IBP) in Rio de Janeiro, with a follow-on visit on Thursday, August 17, to the SWIS base at Angra dos Reis.
Oil Spill Response Limited is partnering with the Contamination Expo Series 2017
Friday, July 28, 2017
Oil Spill Response Limited has joined forces with the Contamination Expo Series 2017 as an official partner ahead of the event’s highly anticipated return on the 27th & 28th of September at ExCeL London.
Welcome North Oil Company
Friday, July 14, 2017
Oil Spill Response Limited welcomes our new Participant Member, North Oil Company.
North Oil Company is a standalone company and was created under a Joint Venture Agreement by Qatar Petroleum and Total to operate and further develop the Al-Shaheen oil field.
OSRL Tests and Validates Remote Sensing Equipment
Monday, July 10, 2017
A recent offshore exercise, conducted by Oil Spill Response Ltd. (OSRL), was designed to understand how remote sensing technologies can help detect oil spills at sea more effectively. Utilising the latest in satellite, airborne and in-water surveillance and communications equipment, the highly successful event demonstrated the value of the state-of-the-art technology in identifying and monitoring spills and was conducted with full approval of the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) following a rigorous planning and stakeholder consultation process.
Oil Spill Response Ltd demonstrates its latest dispersant capabilities with Lee-on-the-Solent Flypast
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL), the world’s largest oil spill response cooperative, will be showcasing the capabilities of its Boeing 727 aerial dispersant aircraft on the Solent on 7th June 2017. Flying off the coast of Lee-on-the-Solent, the low-level on-the-water exercise is scheduled to take place at approximately 19.30 and will demonstrate the aircraft’s unique dispersant capabilities, spraying fresh water to simulate the application of dispersant in a real incident.
OSRL Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Trendsetter and Halliburton for integrated subsea well-capping solutions
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Oil Spill Response Ltd (OSRL), Trendsetter Engineering and Halliburton today announced the companies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for integrated subsea well-capping response solutions. With the MOU, the companies will create a strategic alliance for oil and gas exploration and production companies globally, covering integrated solutions for preparedness and response associated with subsea well control activities.