Acronym for Det Norske Veritas.
Acronym for dynamically positioned.
Location at which a group of wells is drilled.
An offshore structure from which a number of wells are drilled. The legs of theplatform are anchored to the seabed and the platform is built on a large-diameter pipe frame.
A ship-shaped or semi-submersible vessel, or a jackup platform, with equipment suitablefor offshore drilling.
Acronym for UK Department of Trade and Industry.
Dead weight tonnage.
Acronym for Emergency Action Teams.
Acronym for East Coast Emergency Response Team.
Acronym for environmental compliance monitoring.
Acronym for Eastern Canada Response Corporation.
Acronym for emergency control system.
Acronym for environmental effects monitoring.
Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).
A document that attempts to predict the effects of a majordevelopment might have on the human and natural environments of a given geographic area. An EIS isprepared to enable industry, government and the public to consider the environmental costs and benefitsof a development project. Based on the information contained in the EIS, decisions an be made onwhether to proceed with the development project.
. Acronym for Emergency Response Plan.
. Acronym for Emergency Response Team.
Acronym for emergency shut down.
Acronym for emergency shut down valve.