OILC

AcronymDefinition
OILCOffshore Industry Liaison Committee (trade union for oil drilling workers; Aberdeen, Scotland)
OILCOptimal Iterative Learning Control
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Jake became more involved in union activities and eventually gave up his offshore career to become general secretary of the OILC in 1997 and regional organiser when it merged with the RMT 20 years after Piper Alpha.
Piper Alpha still brings back painful memories for Jake Molloy, general secretary of the OILC. "It was a tragedy in many ways, but perhaps the most tragic aspect was the abject failure of the management systems and controls which should have prevented such an incident ever occurring," he says.
Jake Molloy, general secretary of the offshore trade union OILC, said his officials had already complained to the HSE about a backlog of maintenance and staffing issues.
OILC general secretary Jake Molloy said energy giants Total should be "very concerned" about seven other wells on the rig.
Jake Molloy, of the OILC offshore union, said: "There's no doubt that this evacuation exposed offshore workers to additional risk - so we'd like to know exactly why that step was taken.
Jake Molloy, of Aberdeen-based oil union OILC, said: ``These things have happened before but it is very, very rare for it to go into the wellhead.
Yesterday, Jake Molloy, of offshore workers' union OILC, said riggers were increasingly nervous about helicopter travel.
OILC chief Jake Molloy said: "It was complete madness.
Jake Malloy, of oil workers' union OILC, who published the report, said: ``Oil in Iraq is cheap and accessible.
But Jake Molloy of offshore workers' union the OILC said helicopter passengers had little chance of living through a "hard impact" on water.
Jake Molloy, of the OILC offshore union, said: "There is substantive trade union membership in the company and the workforce will vigorously challenge cuts."