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Safety Notice – Assessment of the adequacy of venting arrangements for cargo oil tanks on FPSO and FSU installations

This safety notice highlights the need to ensure suitable and sufficient assessment of the adequacy of venting arrangements for cargo oil tanks on FPSO and FSU installations.

The risks from hydrocarbon vapours or harmful gases resulting from cargo tank venting must be adequately controlled. The Offshore Installations (Safety Case) Regulations 2005 [SCR 2005] Regulation 12 requires that all hazards with the potential to cause a major accident have been identified.

View Safety Notice ‘Assessment of the adequacy of venting arrangements for cargo oil tanks on FPSO and FSU installations’