National exercise to test the National Oil Spill Contingency Plan

18 /18 Nov 2011 - Angola (Luanda)
  • Type of activity: National table-top exercise
  • Focus topic: Contingency Planning
  • Number of participants: 25
  • Host: Ministry of Petroleum (Ministério dos Petróleos) and BP Angola
  • Objectives:
    • Test the Angola National Capability to respond to an oil spill of national significance from an offshore installation:
      • Procedures established to manage a response
      • Make available the technical competency to support the spiller
    • Test the procedures of transportation, customs and immigration services to allow the rapid entry of specialized resources to support the response to oil spill of national significance
    • Identify areas of improvement in national and individual oil spill plans and preparedness and response procedures
  • Report: click here to download