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Seminar Recording: TPR Wheel Series - Protection of Sensitive Resources

July, 2022 By: Dave Rouse

Seminar Recording: TPR Wheel Series - Protection of Sensitive Resources

Tiered Preparedness and Response (TPR) is an internationally recognised planning approach that enables the integration of local, regional and global capabilities into oil spill response planning. In the sixth of this 16-part seminar series, OSRL expert Dave Rouse discusses the protection of sensitive resources.

Seminar Recording: TPR Wheel Series - Shoreline Clean up

June, 2022 By: Marcus Russell

Seminar Recording: TPR Wheel Series - Shoreline Clean up

Tiered Preparedness and Response (TPR) is an internationally recognised planning approach that enables the integration of local, regional and global capabilities into oil spill response planning. In the fifth of this 16 part seminar series, OSRL expert Marcus Russel discusses the considerations and tactics used in Shoreline clean up.

Crisis Management Handbook

June, 2022 By: Dave Rouse, Andrew Couch and Emma Smillie

Crisis Management Handbook

Download our Crisis Management Handbook which provides an overview of roles within the Crisis Management Team, the structure of a Crisis Management Team, an overview of crisis management process, guidance on crisis communications, tips for developing your crisis mindset and much more. 

SWIS Membership Brochure

May, 2022

SWIS Membership Overview Brochure

This brochure provides an overview of the Subsea Well Intervention Services (SWIS) and membership to SWIS. Access to comprehensive equipment, preparedness, and response resources.

Seminar Recording: ATSEA-2 webinar series-2

May, 2022

Seminar recording: ATSEA-2 Webinar Series #2

Overview of Oil Spill Strategies

Live webinar series #2 with ATSEA-2 focussing on surveillance, modelling and visualisation and the different response strategies available.

Seminar Recording: TPR Wheel Series - At-Sea Containment and Recovery

May, 2022 By: Ian High

Seminar Recording: TPR Wheel Series - At-Sea Containment and Recovery

Tiered Preparedness and Response (TPR) is an internationally recognised planning approach that enables the integration of local, regional and global capabilities into oil spill response planning. At-sea containment and recovery is one of many response options available in the oil spill response toolbox and involves the collection of oil from the water's surface. In the fourth of this 16 part seminar series, Response Specialist Ian High discusses considerations when using At-Sea Containment and Recovery and effective containment and recovery methods.

Seminar Recording: TPR Wheel Series - In-Situ Burning

April, 2022 By: Tristan Barston

Seminar Recording: TPR Wheel Series - In-Situ Burning

Tiered Preparedness and Response (TPR) is an internationally recognised planning approach that enables the integration of local, regional and global capabilities into oil spill response planning. 

In-Situ Burning (ISB) has been shown to be successful in many environments to remove oil from land, snow, ice or water. The use of ISB can reduce the need to collect and dispose of recovered oil. 

In the third of this 16 part series exploring the wedges of the TPR Wheel, Senior Consultant Tristan Barston, explains the considerations of using Controlled In-Situ Burning as a response option. 

Seminar Recording: TPR Wheel Series - Surveillance, Modelling and Visualisation

March, 2022 By: Simon Blaen, Simon McCosh

Seminar Recording: TPR Wheel Series - Surveillance, Modelling and Visualisation

In this second session of a 16 part series, Simon McCosh, Aviation Liaison Officer (EMEA) and Simon Blean, Geomatics Supervisor, will explain the importance of situational awareness in a response and the considerations surrounding Surveillance, Modelling and Visualisation during decision making.

Validating Plans Through Exercise

February, 2022 By: Michael Scott

Validating Plans Through Exercise

We were invited to carry out a Tier 1 tabletop exercise with Zenith Energy at their tank farm on Whiddy Island, Bantry Bay in Cork, Ireland.