SBV

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AcronymDefinition
SBVState Bank of Vietnam
SBVSchmallenberg Virus
SBVSistema Bibliotecario del Vimercatese (Itay)
SBVSemi Bonneted Van
SBVSchweizerischer Baumeisterverband (German)
SBVSint-Baafs-Vijve (Dutch: St. Bavo-Vijve; Belgium)
SBVSimulation-Based Verification
SBVSwift Boat Vets
SBVSmithsonian Business Ventures
SBVSpace-Based Visible
SBVPentavalent Antimony (pharmacology)
SBVSimply Best Value
SBVSociedade Brasileira de Virologia (Brasil)
SBVStandby vessel (offshore drilling)
SBVStandard Bank, Barclays and Volkskas
SBVSociedade Brasileira de Vácuo (Brasil)
SBVShield Block Value (World of Warcraft)
SBVSilent But Violent
SBVSan Buenaventura, California
SBVShared Business Vocabulary
SBVSpeakers Bureau Volunteer (guide dogs)
SBVSingle-Barrier Varactor
SBVSingle Binocular Vision
SBVSuckler Beef Value (profit index)
SBVSelling and Buying Volume
SBVSailboard Vacations (est. 1986)
SBVSouth Birmingham Vineyard (UK)
SBVStructure Borne Vibration Manual
SBVState Bank of Vassar (Vassar, Michigan)
SBVSoftware Based Verifier
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Yevgeny Primakov, an icebreaking standby vessel owned and operated by Sovcomflot, has been awarded the 2019 Support Vessel of the Year by Offshore Support Journal, an international trade publication.
As the UK HSE noted in its ship/platform collision incident database report, while the potential for a passing vessel to collide with an installation is, to a large extent, beyond the control of the installation operator and its attendant standby vessel, it could still be possible to influence an errant vessel's actions if timely enough warnings are provided.
"Dr Clint Le Bruyns was on-board a standby vessel, while Ismail Moola provided logistical support for three boats and 50 crew and passengers," NC4P said in a statement.
Five minutes later, Geoff and the rest of the group were plucked from the water by a standby vessel.
A standby vessel, Grampian Prince, is monitoring the area, with oil spill response equipment available if required.
Limited can confirm that a man rescued from the North Sea after falling overboard from the Brent Charlie platform subsequently died on board the standby vessel Ocean Spey.
A Shell spokeswoman said: "Shell UK Limited can confirm that a man rescued from the North Sea after falling overboard from the Brent Charlie platform subsequently died on board the standby vessel Ocean Spey.
The vessel has previously been working for Maersk providing services such as anchor handling, personnel transfer as well as acting as a Safety Standby Vessel for rescue operations and firefighting.
Other safety recommendations include internal communication and communication with shore, rescue and recovery as well as standby vessel. The standard is expected to be published in October 2009.
Two RAF helicopters transferred the 34 non-essential staff to a standby vessel after the Humber coastguard was contacted on Saturday night - but 45 crew members remained onboard the rig.
A helicopter airlifted the Sunrise crew to an oil rig standby vessel while the boat was towed to a port in Norway.
A nearby standby vessel, the Rassay, also launched its own fast rescue craft.