Spill Prevention and Response

Spill Prevention and Response Forum 2021

The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB), along with the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) and One Ocean, held the 2021 C-NLOPB Virtual Spill Prevention and Response Forum on January 13-14, 2021.

This two-day workshop explored a variety of topics related to spill prevention and response and included overviews of the latest technologies, research & development and outlined recent changes in the regulatory environment. The Forum provided participants the opportunity to share lessons learned and review actions taken by industry over the last 12 months to enhance safety and environmental performance. This year’s Forum also included a special fishing industry session.

The Forum featured close to 200 participants from the oil and gas and fishing industries, governments, regulators, Indigenous groups and others.

Spill Prevention and Response Forum

Update on Action Items/Progress from 2019 Forum

Operator Updates/Information Sharing

Regulatory Oversight

Overview of Recent/Ongoing Research in Spill Prevention and Response

Fishing Industry Session

What’s New

Overview of Recent/Ongoing Research in Spill Prevention and Response

Spill Prevention and Response Forum 2019

The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) hosted its first Spill Prevention and Response Forum in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador on December 3-4, 2019.

The Forum provided an opportunity for regulators, governments and those ‘on the water’ to undertake a collective review of lessons learned from spills in our offshore between April 2018 and August 2019.

The Forum featured over 100 participants from regulatory agencies and government departments, oil and gas industry companies that are, or will soon be, active in the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Area, along with fishing industry representatives.

News Release
C-NLOPB Hosts Productive Spill Prevention and Response Forum

Continuous Improvement Plan
Collaborating for Safety and Sustainability: A Continuous Improvement Plan

Spill Prevention and Response Forum

 
Operator Presentations on Recent Spills

 
Regulator and Government Agencies Review of Recent Spill Responses

 
Newfoundland Offshore Weather Patterns and Surveillance

 

 
Oil Spill Prevention by Producing NL Offshore Operators

 
Oil Spill Prevention for Exploration and Future Projects