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Indonesia Plans to Sue Thailand's PTTEP Over 2009 Oil Spill
Indonesia >> 3/20/2017 - Indonesia is preparing to sue a unit of Thailand's PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP) over alleged environmental damage from the Montara oil spill in 2009, the country's Coordinating Maritime Affa...
Saudi Oil Pipeline Leak Causes One Death, Three Injuries
Saudi Arabia >> 2/18/2017 - An oil leak in a Saudi Aramco pipeline in eastern Saudi Arabia caused one death and three injuries, a Saudi newspaper said. ...
Statoil Awards Contracts for ERRV for NOK 2.7 Billion
Statoil Awards Contracts for ERRV for NOK 2.7 Billion Norway >> 2/13/2017 - Statoil awards Simon Mokster Shipping AS contracts for three emergency response and rescue vessels (ERRV), and Havila Shipping ASA for one ERRV. The contacts have a total value, included options, of N...
KOC Declares State of Emergency over Oil Leak
Kuwait >> 1/23/2017 - Kuwait's national oil company has declared a state of emergency over an oil leak in one of its southwestern oil fields. Monday's statement by the Kuwait Oil Co. did not identify the onshore oil field...
Operations at Venezuelan Oil Terminal Halted by Spill
Venezuela >> 1/17/2017 - Shipping operations at one of three docks of Venezuela's main crude exporting port were halted after an oil spill occurred while loading a vessel bound for India, union and shipping sources told Reute...
Cuba & United States Sign Oil Spill Deal
United States >> 1/10/2017 - Cuba and the United States agreed to jointly prevent, contain and clean up oil and other toxic spills in the Gulf of Mexico, as they rush to conclude deals before President-elect Donald Trump takes of...
China to Build its First Deep Sea Oil Spill Response Centre
China >> 12/19/2016 - China will set up its first deep sea oil spill emergency centre in the southern city of Shenzhen, China's state asset supervisor said on its website. ...
PDVSA Says Oil Spill Controlled
Venezuela >> 11/9/2016 - Venezuela's state oil company PDVSA said it had controlled a crude spill in a northeastern state and ruled out any contamination of the massive Orinoco river. ...
SOCAR Hosts Lamor Representatives
Azerbaijan >> 10/20/2016 - SOCAR Vice President for Ecology Rafiga Huseynzadeh held a meeting with the representatives of Lamor, Finland-based company for oil spill response and environmental solutions, including Matthew Bryza,...
Pipeline Leakage Came Under Control
Iran >> 9/13/2016 - With instant reaction of NISOC and Bandar Imam Petrochemical Complex teams, a leakage occurred in Ahvaz – Bandar Imam NGL transmission pipeline came under control. ...
VTTI Suspends Operations at Malaysia Terminal after Oil Spill
Malaysia >> 8/26/2016 - VTTI, the storage division of the world's largest oil trader Vitol, said it has suspended operations at its terminal in southern Malaysia after receiving a notice from the authorities following an oil...
NRC Launches New EMSA Equipment Assistance Service
Scotland >> 8/25/2016 - NRC is pleased to announce the launch of a new oil spill response equipment assistance service for the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) in Oldmeldrum, near Aberdeen, Scotland. Under this contrac...
Petrotrin Mopping up Oil from Trinidad Beaches
Trinidad and Tobago >> 8/9/2016 - Petrotrin has completed the clean-up of oil deposits found on beaches along the Southwestern Peninsula. ...
BP Estimates All Remaining Material Deepwater Horizon Liabilities
United Kingdom >> 7/14/2016 - BP announced today that following significant progress in resolving outstanding claims arising from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon accident and oil spill, it can now reliably estimate all of its remaining...
Gazprom Develops Innovative Product For Oil Spill CleanUp
Russia >> 7/7/2016 - The commissioning ceremony of a production unit for BIOROS, a new oil biodegradation agent, took place today at the facility of the Safe Technologies company in St. Petersburg. The event was attended ...
Nigerian Militant Group Blew up Two Chevron Wells
Nigeria >> 6/1/2016 - A Nigerian militant group said that it had blown up two Chevron oil wells in the second such attack in a week on the company's facilities in Nigeria's oil-producing Delta region. ...
Feasibility Studies on Environmental Monitoring
Norway >> 5/4/2016 - Environmental monitoring is a broad and comprehensive subject that all license-owners have to elaborate and integrate in all parts of a field`s life cycle. In this series, Aptomar will set focus on, a...
US Judge Approves BP Settlement for 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill
United States >> 4/5/2016 - U.S. Judge Carl Barbier granted final approval to BP Plc's civil settlement over its 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill after it reached a deal in July 2015 to pay up to $18.7 billion in penalties to the U...
Unveils “OSI 2016” in Mumbai, after 3 Successful Editions at GOA
India >> 2/24/2016 - A documented methodology for undertaking any contingency is a prerequisite for a dynamic system. A comprehensive response system must follow the “cradle to grave” philosophy. This implies that the sys...
Oil Spill at Statfjord A Platform
Norway >> 10/8/2015 - On Thursday 8 October at 8.30 a.m. there was a report that oil had been observed in the sea close to the OLS B loading buoy at the Statfjord field. ...

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