OTO 022/2001

Weather-sensitive offshore operations and Metocean data

The objective of this study was to identify whether the industry might make better use of new services to improve the safety of weather-sensitive operations and to allow the Health and Safety Executive to consider whether it should take a more proactive roll in the adoption of these systems. Observes that many operations could benefit from more direct access to an established network of high quality measurement of weather, wind, wave and current data covering the UK continental shelf.

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