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Our activation procedure including contact details and forms for activation, in addition to equipment stockpile and aviation status reports can be found here.

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Response services are guaranteed ONLY for Members. Non-members are not guaranteed a response and will be required to sign a Non-member contract. Services and rates differ. Duty managers can be contacted for exercises.

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Welcome North Oil Company

Friday, July 14, 2017

Welcome North Oil Company

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 in documentary series, Port Ops

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

OSRL in documentary series, Port Ops

Oil Spill Response Limited was mentioned in episode 4 of an 8-part documentary series, named Port Ops, which aired on Tuesday 28 April 2017.

Memorandum of understanding (MoU) between NOFO & OSRL

Monday, January 30, 2017

Memorandum of understanding (MoU) between NOFO & OSRL

Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) is pleased to sign a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Norwegian Clean Seas Association for Operating Companies (NOFO), an oil recovery organisation delivering services to members operating on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. 

OPEP Guidance update (For UKCS members only)

Sunday, January 15, 2017

OPEP Guidance update (FOR UKCS members only)

With the issue of Revision 3 of the OPEP Guidance by BEIS (available on the OSRD website), a number of changes (outlined in Appendix C) will apply for training and exercises.

Satellite Imagery at OSRL

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Satellite Imagery at OSRL

OSRL undertook a Triple Sortie exercise in September to validate the spraying capability of our Boeing 727 aircraft. The exercise also provided an excellent opportunity to test the coordination of spray runs between the 727s and the PA-31 Navajo aerial surveillance aircraft. 

Report of Activity 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Report of Activity 2016

Our highlights and achievements for the year

Oil Spill Response Limited and Cresent partner to enhance industry competence

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Cresent Partnership

Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL), the industry’s leading global oil spill response cooperative, and Cresent, a Control of Work and Health and Safety specialist, today announce a training partnership.  


Welcome to your MyOSRL

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Welcome to your MyOSRL

Join MyOSRL today to book your training courses online with ease. You can access and edit your details, view your online booking history, keep track of your online bookings, view your invoices and training course certificates once you’ve completed the course.

Boeing 727-2S2F (RE): A new aerial dispersant capability for OSRL

Friday, July 8, 2016

A new aerial dispersant capability for OSRL

Oil Spill Response Ltd has successfully concluded its work with British aero engineering firm T2 Aviation, to modify and deliver two former FedEx Boeing 727-2S2F (RE) aircraft. Our new aerial low-level dispersant capability.

New Training Course: Real Oil Beachmaster

Monday, June 13, 2016

New Training Course: Real Oil Beachmaster

Now you can have the unique experience of working with real oil in our new Real Oil Beachmaster Course conducted in association with Cedre (Centre of Documentation, Research and Experimentation on Accidental Water Pollution). This course simulates an oil spill within various controlled environments, allowing you to experience working with real oil and apply theoretical knowledge in a truly practical sense.