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
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
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.