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

s weir-boomThe 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 180 system, bringing significant advantages through its combined containment and recovery system.

The system is designed for response operations after large oil spills and well 'blow-outs'. It is equipped with a fully autonomous source of hydraulic power and packed for quick mobilization and easy deployment.

  • Published
    12.03.2014
  • Updated
    12.03.2014