Research Projects

The project at a Glance

Mechanical containment and recovery is considered the primary or preferred response strategy in many regions of the world... more

Key Goals of the Project

The key goals are to thoroughly examine the results obtained from previous research projects and identify a number of novel concepts... more

Scope of Work

To conduct a high level feasibility evaluation that identifies and summarises the design concepts of new vessels that could be used for the mechanical recovery of oil in Arctic waters... more

Key Components of the Project

A workshop was conducted between 6-8 March 2012 in London, UK, to advance the accessing and recovering of oil in ice infested waters and to identify promising recovery concepts... more

Key Deliverables

Four report produced as a result of this effort... more