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Preparedness Case Studies 2012

July, 2015

Description

Cuba: OSRL was well placed to provide further support to several operators planning to undertake exploratory drilling campaigns offshore during 2012. Operators that had previously been aware of OSRL's response capability took the opportunity to utilise a range of services to enhance oil spill preparedness. 

Indonesia: This case study highlights the close working relationship OSRL has with one of our Members in Indonesia where we were involved extensively in their preparedness plans.

Preparedness Case Studies 2013

July, 2015

Description

Australia: OSRL helps a Member increase response capability as regulatory requirements become more stringent. 

French Guinea: this is OSRL's first regional mobilisation exercise in the Americas after its merger with CCA, conducted with Shell Americas Response Team and Shell Exploration and Production France.

Confident Ambassadors - Net Environment Benefit Analysis for Effective Oil Spill Response

July, 2015

Description

This presentation explains about NEBA and how it can be used as a proactive process for minimizing impact on the environment and our society. 

Confident Ambassadors - The role of Dispersants in Oil Spill Response

July, 2015

This presentation shares the facts about dispersants, and highlights their role within a concerted response effort. 

Case Study - Enhanced Responder Training

August, 2015 By: Chris Miles, Principal Trainer

Enhanced Responder Training

Read how OSRL developed and designed an Enhanced Responder Training programme to train Petrobras Responders in Brazil at the sites of their response bases and enabled Petrobras to roll-out a longer term training programme across the Petrobras Response Bases to raise preparedness levels.

Recorded Webinar: An Introduction to Dispersants

November, 2015 By: Lucy Heathcote and Melany Carter-Groves

Recorded Webinar: Surveillance in Oil Spill Response

Catch up on our Introduction to Dispersants webinar when our oil spill experts gave an overview of dispersants covering the topics of Net Environmental Benefit Analysis (NEBA), the Joint Industry Project (JIP), application types, timings, logistics approvals and monitoring.

Recorded Webinar: Surveillance in Oil Spill Response

November, 2015 By: Sarah Hall and Emma Hughes

Recorded Webinar: Surveillance in Oil Spill Response

Catch up on our first Surveillance in Oil Spill Response webinar when our oil spill experts gave their views on the role of surveillance with specific focus on satellites.

Recorded Webinar: Subsea Well Response Ready Check

November, 2015 By: James Burroughs and Andy Meyers

Recorded Webinar: Subsea Well Response Ready Check

Well Capping and Well Containment are complex, cross-functional activities with significant logistical and operational considerations. 
A Well Owner faces a myriad of challenges when reacting to a Well Control scenario. This includes the management of complex, time critical, logistical operations to mobilise assets to the incident location, followed by engagement with specialist organisations to deploy equipment to gain control of the well. Extensive pre-planning and regular exercising will assure response readiness.

This recorded webinar provides an overview of mobilising OSRL's Subsea Well Intervention Services and discusses the critical areas Well Owners need to consider in the event of a mobilisation.

Recorded Webinar: Beyond the Model

October, 2015 By: Liam Harrington-Missen

Recorded Webinar: Beyond the Model

In this engaging talk, Liam, OSRL's Geomatics Lead and globally recognised specialist, gives his view on the state of oil spill modelling, discussing how specialist teams take the model data further to best provide information to a decision support tool.

Recorded Webinar: Shoreline Clean-up Assessment Technique

October, 2015 By: Rob Holland and Katy Stuart

Recorded Webinar: Shoreline Clean-up Assessment Technique

The shoreline clean-up phase can be the most time consuming and expensive part of any oil spill response operation. Watch this webinar to learn about the strategic and technical aspects of Shoreline Clean-up Assessment Technique (SCAT)