This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Activate Us

Our contact details, forms for activation and equipment stockpile and aviation status are found here.

Emergency Contact Numbers

Please note that:

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.

Oil Spill Response Limited Oil Spill Response Limited
News & Media

News

Throwback 30: MV Tasman Spirit, Pakistan

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Throwback 30: MV Tasman Spirit, Pakistan

To commemorate the 30th anniversary of Oil Spill Response Limited, we will be publishing a series of articles covering our milestones. In this article, Jamaluddin bin Jaafar, our Spill Response Specialist, shares his memory of our response in Pakistan in 2003.

Throwback 30: Exxon Valdez

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Throwback 30: Exxon Valdez

To commemorate the 30th anniversary of Oil Spill Response Limited, we will be publishing a series of articles covering our milestones. In this article, Richard Seddon, our Senior Oil Spill Response Specialist, shares his memory of the Exxon Valdez spill. 

What happens during a subsea well-blowout?

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

What happens during a subsea well-blowout?

In May 2015, OSRL responded to a fictional scenario of a drill ship drifting off site, while still connected to the Blow Out Preventor (BOP). Named Exercise Leviathan I, this major internal exercise tested OSRL’s Major Mobilisation Plan.

Bespoke Enhanced Oil Spill Responder Training for Petrobras

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Bespoke Enhanced Oil Spill Responder Training for Petrobras

To meet the Petrobras requirement, the 14 week OSRL ‘Offline’ Training Course was condensed to five weeks by omitting all of the Tier 3 specific elements to create a program entirely tailored to the specific needs of Petrobras.

OSRL and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

OSRL & UAVs

This feature article on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) explores the rise of the UAV and the rules governing their use. It also delves into how the oil industry are utilising UAVs along with detailing OSRL’s activities in investigating their potential for use during oil spill response operations. 

OSRL launches new DECC 1 - On-Scene Commander (OIM Offshore Installation Manager) e-Learning

Monday, February 23, 2015

OSRL launches new DECC 1 - On-Scene Commander (OIM Offshore Installation Manager) e-Learning

Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) has launched a new improved Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) 1 On-Scene Commander (OIM Offshore Installation Manager) e-learning course.

Statement to stakeholders: Outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)

Monday, October 27, 2014

Statement to stakeholders: Outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)

OSRL is mindful that an outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) is underway in several countries in West Africa (currently Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone as defined by the World Health Organisation, WHO).

Responses – July to September 2014

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Responses – July to September 2014

Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) provides our members with resources to respond to oil spills efficiently and effectively on a global basis. When activated, we form part of our client’s entire response efforts to reduce the impact of an oil spill. This quarter, we responded to the incident below.

 

Still time to sign up for October Oiled Wildlife Response Planning course in Belgium

Friday, July 11, 2014

Still time to sign up for October Oiled Wildlife Response Planning course in Belgium

Places available for Oiled Wildlife Response Planning course in October  – The two-day course will introduce participants to the issues specific to responding to wildlife during a spill. The course  will be held in Ostend, Belgium on  October 9 and 10, 2014.