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Technical Library

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Capping and Containment

July, 2015

Description

This video describes how Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) and the Subsea Well Response Project (SWRP) are collaborating to further develop existing subsea well response capability through the provision of a subsea well containment concept supplemented by a containment toolkit.

The Cap Story

July, 2015

Description

This animation explains the purpose and use of the Subsea Well Intervention System, showing the use of ROVs to deploy subsea dispersant, connect the capping system to the BOP and operative valves to divert and halt the flow, for a successful operation.

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.

Global Dispersant Stockpile

March, 2016

Description

This factsheet provides a technical overview of the Global Dispersant Stockpile.

Confident Ambassadors - Dispersant Use in the Arctic Environment

July, 2015

Description

This fact sheet summarises the oil spill response and dispersant use requirements for releases in Arctic environments, including regulatory requirements.

Confident Ambassadors - Dispersant Use and Regulation Timeline

July, 2015

Description

This fact sheet summarises signifcant spill events and subsequent regulatory changes that have advanced spill response and the use of dispersants as an operational response tool.

Confident Ambassadors - Subsea and Point Source Dispersant Operations

July, 2015

Description

This fact sheet summarises the benefits and limitations of dispersants use for subsea and point source injection.

Confident Ambassadors - Aerial and Vessel Dispersant Operations

July, 2015

Description

This fact sheet summarises the operational capabilities and potential benefits of dispersant use at the water surface.

Recorded Webinar: Tiered Preparedness and Response

May, 2015 By: Paul Foley and Andy Nicoll

Recorded Webinar: Tiered Preparedness and Response

Tiered Preparedness and Response has long been recognised as a useful framework on which to establish a robust oil spill preparedness and response capability. While the fundamental components of Tiered Preparedness and Response remain unchanged, their application, implementation and communication have evolved to match the changing landscape of global oil spill response. Watch a recording of the Tiered Preparedness and Response Webinar to learn more.

Confident Ambassadors - Assessing Dispersant Use - Trade-offs

July, 2015

Description

This fact sheet summarises the trade-offs and evaluation factors used by decision makers to determine whether the use of dispersants is warranted for an oil spill.