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Document ID (ISN)108882
CIS number 08-1372
Year 2007
Convention or series no. HSE Research Report 592
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Assessment of the benefits to the offshore industry from new technology and operating practices used in the shipping industry for managing collision risk
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2007. iv, 70p. Illus. 4 ref.
Internet access http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrpdf/rr592.pdf [in English]
Abstract This report provides an overview of the latest technologies being adopted within the maritime industry for avoiding collision risk, having the potential to benefit the offshore oil and gas industry. The technologies include: radar; automatic identification system (AIM); aid to navigation information service (ANIS); electronic chart display and information system (ECDIS); e-navigation; long-range identification and tracking (LRIT); IMO routeing measures; systems for alerting fishing vessels to fixed obstructions.
Descriptors (primary) anticollision devices; United Kingdom; new technologies; offshore oil extraction; petroleum and natural gas industry
Descriptors (secondary) radars; report; IMO; computer applications; man-computer interfaces; fishing; computer terminals
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Mines and quarries
Broad subject area(s) New technologies
Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry