The IPIECA-IOGP Oil Spill Response Joint Industry Project (OSR-JIP) is holding two seminars to provide background on the work of the JIP and the associated Good Practice Guidance. They will also highlight some of the work being carried out on in-situ burning by the OSR-JIP, The American Petroleum Institute and the Arctic JIP. Members of IPIECA, The International Association of Oil & Gas Producers (IOGP), inter-governmental and non-governmental organizations, oil spill response organizations and related consultancies are welcome to attend.
The first seminar will run from 13:00 – 17:00 (CDT) on 27 October 2015 at the ExxonMobil Campus in Houston, Texas. Register to attend.
The second seminar will run from 8:30 – 12:30 (GMT) on 5 November 2015 in London, UK. The venue location will be confirmed at a later date. Register to attend.
In other news, several of the new IPIECA-IOGP OSR-JIP Good Practice Guides have been completed and added to the IPIECA website during 2015, with more to come.
The latest titles in the completed Guides include:
- Dispersants: subsea application
- Response strategy development using net environmental benefit analysis (NEBA)
- Oil spill preparedness and response: an introduction
- Dispersants: surface application
- Contingency planning for oil spills on water
New Guides will be added to the IPIECA website as they become available.