Our technical experts have attended major pollution incidents

LOC’s technical experts have attended major pollution incidents, and have also provided marine pollution prevention advice to a range of clients. Marine pollution is a frequent result of groundings, strandings or offshore casualties and can be caused by fuel, chemical and also dry cargo spillages.

We can help with:

  • Fuel oil removal from casualties – submerged or stranded
  • Assessment of proposed pollutant recovery
  • Pollution prevention methods following a casualty
  • Marine pollution clean-up methods
  • Claims handling and review

Pollution / in the news

Handling pollution in a small port or harbour

As an independent marine, engineering consultancy and survey organisation, LOC may represent either party in an accident investigation into pollution in a port or harbour. The investigation is likely to be triggered by a vessel being detained as par...