2021 MSRC Annual Report

Mechanical Recovery

MSRC's mechanical recovery capability includes Oil Spill Response Vessels (OSRVs), Oil Spill Response Barges (OSRBs), boom, skimmers and other storage, for both offshore and nearshore response operations. Our fleet includes 14 Responder Class OSRVs with significant on-board storage and the capability of remaining offshore for substantial periods to sustain continuous operations, another 23 OSRVs of various sizes and capabilities, and 14 OSRBs that range in size from 12,000 to 68,000 barrels of storage each.

Types of Mechanical Recovery

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