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OGP and SEG Revise their P1 and P2 Positioning Exchange Formats, and set a Common Standard

The Oil and Gas Producers Forum (OGP) has requested IAGC to publish the following information in this newsletter so as to inform IAGC members of the current work the OGP Surveying & Positioning Committee relative the industry’s ‘Positioning Data Exchange ...
Walt Rosenbusch
Category: association news | Sub Category: guidance

IAGC Global HSE & Security Steering Committee is Developing Hotel Safety Guidelines

In July of this year 8 employees of TerraSeis lost their lives in a hotel fire in Sulaimaniyah, North Iraq. This tragic event has encouraged one member company to react to this event as it if happened to them and ...
Walt Rosenbusch
Category: global hse | Sub Category: guidance

IAGC is updating the Land and Marine Safety Manuals

At the May 12th 2009 meeting of the Global HSE & Security Steering Committee held in Calgary, Canada in conjunction with the May 2009 HSE & Security Forum, committee members were asked to identify representatives from within their respective companies ...
Walt Rosenbusch
Category: global hse | Sub Category: guidance

Revised OGP 317 is Endorsed by Global HSE & Security Steering Committee

Beginning in February 2008, the IAGC and OGP have been collaboratively working on updating OGP 317 Guidelines – Managing HSE in a Geophysical Contract. The IAGC Global HSE & Security Steering Committee formed an OGP 317 Task Group consisting of ...
Walt Rosenbusch
(713) 957-8080
Category: global hse | Sub Category: guidance

IAGC Members Submit Comments on Final Draft of OGP 317 Update

Global HSE & Security Steering Committee members were asked back in December 2008 to review the then current draft revised OGP 317 document and submit their comments to the OGP 317 Editors by January 15, 2009. The Committee members were ...
Category: global hse | Sub Category: guidance

IAGC Has Been Asked to Assist DMAC and IMCA to Update Safe Diving Distance Guidelines

The Diving Medical Advisory Committee (DMAC) and the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) have requested assistance from IAGC as they begin updating DMAC’s published guidelines concerning safe diving distances. The guidelines were last updated November 1979. This is a particularly ...
Category: global hse | Sub Category: guidance

IAGC Members and Staff Meet with Louisiana State Police Regarding Explosive Regulations

This past Legislative Session in Louisiana, House bill 1305 was passed and became law on August 15, 2008. The results of this law affecting the handling of explosives took effect January 1, 2009 and were codified in Law R.S. 40:1472 ...
Category: global hse | Sub Category: guidance

IAGC Files Comments on EPA Proposed Rulemaking

On August 6, 2007 the IAGC filed comments with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in response to their Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) they published in the Federal Register on June 21, 2007 regarding the “incidental discharges from vessels”. ...
Walt Rosenbusch
(713) 957-8080
Category: americas_chapter | Sub Category: guidance

IAGC Submission for NOIA 2005 Safety in Seas Award

A submission had been made for a USA National Ocean Industries Association 2005 Safety in Seas Award, by the IAGC Marine Step Change Steering Committee based on the work and achievements of the IAGC Marine Step Change Party Chiefs Network ...
Nicole Starr
Category: global hse | Sub Category: guidance

EAME Chapter

EAME Executive Committee   The EAME Executive committee met on May 26th and Sept. 8th in the Sevenoaks office   Memorandum and Operating Rules   The EAME Chapter (Golding/Authers) has drafted and updated the EAME Memorandum and Operating Rules, bringing ...
Nicole Starr
Category: eame_chapter | Sub Category: guidance

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