This was a week-long oil spill response course held at the Colombia Naval Base in Cartagena, and attended by several components of the Colombian Navy, such as: Coast Guard; Marines; Diving and Rescue; Caribbean Surface Fleet; Emergency Response; and the Colombian General Maritime Authority (DIMAR). CDR Keith Donohue presented topics on international, regional and national oil spill response structures, agreements, arrangements and contingency plans for the WCR during a daylong workshop within the course. The full-day workshop was attended by major oil and gas companies operating in Colombia, as well as representatives from other international companies and institutions under the Colombian Oil Association (ACP).
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Thursday, May 11, 2017

Recent activities

To promote its objectives, RAC/REMPEITC-Caribe conducts national and regional activities throughout the Wider Caribbean Region

  • National workshop on contingency planning and implementation of the OPR ...
    October 17 - 19, 2018
  • Regional workshop on the AFS Convention and the Biofulling Guidelines.
    June 19 - 21, 2018
  • 9th Ordinary Steering Committee Meeting
    June 05 - 07, 2018
  • Workshop on Oil Spill Response Equipment, Simulation Exercises and Co-o ...
    October 02 - 05, 2017