Preventing Oil Pollution on Ships

Oil pollution in the ocean comes in many forms. From oil spills to everyday transportation on the high seas, the shipping industry has become synonymous with ocean pollutants. But newer ships and shipping companies are reshaping the industry with cutting-edge technology that focuses on safety and environmental health. Combined ... Read More

Bringing Order to a Disaster

A maritime pollution spill may truly be a disaster, and the first hours are the most critical: they can set the tone for the entire response—for good or ill. That’s why WQIS has engaged the best response and mitigation consultants in the business to assist our clients with an ... Read More

Don’t Let Complexities Stifle Aerial Data Collection

An effective response to an at-sea oil spill requires quality aerial data collection and analysis. That may include equipment you don’t have and visual data your employees don’t comprehend. Even choosing when and where to send collection assets can be confusing. But don’t let the complexities of aerial data ... Read More

At-Sea Spills: Importance of Contingency Planning

Significant oil spills can remain in the press and the social consciousness for years or even decades. The damage done by major events like the Exxon Valdez spill and the Deepwater Horizon well blowout increase and reinforce to Owners and Operators that in the event of a spill they ... Read More