Application of OSR equipments are:

  1. Interception
  2. Containment
  3. Recovery and
  4. Protection

Different types of equipment used for Oil spill
Response such as:

a) Boom
b) Skimmer
c) Power packs
d) Floating tanks/barges
e) Pumps
f) TY storage tanks etc

Oil Spill Response

Oil Spill Contingency Plan.

Oil Spill Risk Analysis

NOSDCP (National Oil Spill Disaster Contingency Plan). This is aIndian Coast Guard guideline on Oil Spill Response.

A team of qualified personnel deployed offshore with relevant equipment and accessories.

It is always advisable to recover spilled oil from the surface or the water by mechanically only, but the weather conditions are not in our favour, we can use Oil spill Dispersant with prior permission from Indian Coast Guard.

Since the Viraj working in the environmental field, and have a huge experience in this field

This depends on the amount and type of oil spilled, where it goes, and what types of shorelines are impacted. For a very large spill with lots of impacts on shorelines that are difficult to clean (such as the Exxon Valdez spill in Alaska in 1989), clean-up can continue for several years. More commonly, clean-up takes from several days to a few weeks.

International Maritime Organization.

On Scene Commander. The person in-charge for the operation at site.

OPRC stand for Oil Pollution, Preparedness, Response and Cooperation
(OPRC- 90). This is the International Convention.

MARPOL stand for “International Convention for Prevention of Pollution from Ships 1973 and 1978 Protocol”

Part I- Prevention of Pollution and Part II- Mitigation, Control, Combat Oil Spill