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Network of Stand-by Oil Spill Response Vessels: Drills and Exercises. Annual Reports

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  • Published
    10.02.2014
  • Updated
    10.02.2014

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Equipment upgrade to bring enhanced oil spill reponse to the Black Sea

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Equipment upgrade to bring enhanced oil spill reponse to the Black Sea

The capacity of EMSA's contracted vessel in Varna, Bulgaria, is now better equipped to handle potential oil spills. In February the Enterprise has been fitted with a new Weir Boom [...]

Network of Response Vessels: Quick facts

Number of vessels which can be mobilised simultaneously: 17

Average storage capacity per vessel for recovered oil: 3.400 m3

Network storage capacity, if 17 vessels are mobilised >58.000 m3

Number of related equipment stockpiles: 17

Mobilisation time (vessel ready to sail to site) after signature of Incident Response Contract: 24 hours

Mobilisation procedure:

-Member States request assistance via the ERCC

-Member States have operational control of the vessel during the incident