Activate Us

Our activation procedure including contact details and forms for activation, in addition to equipment stockpile and aviation status reports can be 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
SWIS Appreciation Site

Operating Parameters

The OIE provides a WO with the facilities to cap a well in the event of a hydrocarbon release in waters between the depths of 45 to 600 metres

OIE Operating Parameters


  • Suitable for water depths of 45 – 600 metres.
  • Transportable by sea and/or air
  • Manufactured by Saipem