A couple of images of the platform medic who was also the appointed radiation protection supervisor conducting some LSA / NORM inspections on redundant pipework.
Over the next couple of posts, ill like to show the different roles involved in the unlikely event of an emergency occuring. Today I will start with the control room.
The alarms have sounded, and a scenario has been set. Everyone on board the platform is making their way to their allocated muster points,
For exercise - We have a missing person and the O.I.M is briefing the emergency response team and what actions they are to take and provide them with information.
For exercise, for exercise - the O.I.M keeps all persons on board updated on the situation.
The scribe regularly logs the situation and ties all the information together in one place, to make it easier for the manager to make their decisions.
The O.I.M and his Deputy O.I.M, reading through the Emergency response plan, making descisions on what actions are required.
The BP Miller, has the tallest flare stack in the North Sea, at 162m high,
(4m taller than Blackpool tower)
Caught our breath back, after a lung busted 15 ladder climb.
Image of the Brae Bravo platform, from the top of BP Miller flare.
Here, are two images 25 years apart.
The images are of the "pig launchers", on the cellar deck of the BP Miller platform,
one while the platform was being commissioned, and put together,
and the second, while decommissioning.