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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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Training Brochure

June, 2018

Oil Spill Response Training Brochure

Access more than 30 years of oil spill response knowledge and experience. Join one of our courses to combine professional accredited training with hands-on response expertise for a holistic learning experience.

Video: Sharing Lessons Learned

July, 2018

Video: Sharing Lessons Learned

Sharing lessons learned with you during your Annual Preparedness Review.

Extreme Cold Weather Oil Spill Response Training

October, 2018

Extreme Cold Weather Oil Spill Response Training

Extreme cold weather presents unique challenges for responding to an oil spill. Get hands-on training for responding to an incident in icy waters in Canada.
Check out the footage of a previous training conducted by OSRL and secure your spot on the January session.

Shipping Associate Membership Brochure

January, 2022

Shipping Associate Membership Brochure

One call for immediate response

Based on BIMCO-RESPONSECON* terms, our Shipping Associate Membership reduces the complexities of incident management with the assurance of a guaranteed and immediate response, 24 hours a day, 365 days per year.

IOGP Report 591: Guidance for Subsea Source Control Competency and Skills

April, 2021 By: IOGP

IOGP Report 591: Guidance for Subsea Source Control Competency and Skills

This report was developed to share guidance with those interested in understanding subsea well response competency and the skills that sit within it. This report focuses on Source  Control Branch workers and provides guidance that enhances an already established skillset, such as a Drilling Superintendent or Subsea Operations Manager. The contents of this report target response organization leaders and not individual contributors. Competency is an element of organizational preparedness and builds on IOGP Report 594 – Source Control Emergency Response Planning Guide for Subsea Wells.

 

What challenges are faced with an ongoing wellhead release?

May, 2019 By: Jamie Gathercole

What challenges are faced with an ongoing wellhead release?

Case study series - Jamie Gathercole, Senior Response Specialist and Trainer  talks about an ongoing oil release from a wellhead a short distance from Trinidad. Jamie will also discuss some of the challenges the team had to face throughout the response. 

SSL Kolkata calls 'man over board'

May, 2019 By: Shane Jacobs

SSL Kolkata calls 'man over board'

SSL Kolkata, a 150-metre general cargo vessel came into trouble off the coast of India when a fire erupted following an explosion on board. Shane Jacobs talks about the process in which we went through to help with the response operations...

What happens when a vessel collides with a jetty in Rotterdam?

June, 2019 By: Will Griffiths

What happens when a vessel collides with a jetty in Rotterdam?

Will Griffiths talks about when a vessel collided with a jetty in the port of Rotterdam and the response activities.