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JRC-DGRME Workshop on Offshore Oil & Gas Safety - "European Practices in the Assessment of Major Hazards Documentation and the Acceptability of Risks"
Monday, 20 October, 2014
Tuesday, 21 October, 2014
Grand Hotel Villa Politi,Siracusa, Italy
The Workshop on Offshore Oil and Gas Safety took place on October 20th-21st, 2014 in Siracusa, Italy.
This Workshop - organized jointly by the Joint Research Centre and the Italian Ministry for Economic Development - Directorate General for Mineral and Energy Resources (MiSE-DGRME), and supported by the Commission's Directorate General for Energy (ENER) - intended to provide a forum for the experts of the national regulatory authorities and the industry to exchange information on the practices related to the content, use and assessment of the Major Hazards documentation, as well as the acceptability of relevant risks.
The agenda of the Workshop was the following:
|Day 1: Workshop on Oil & Gas Safety: EU Practices in the Assessment of Major Hazards documentation and the Acceptability of Risk|
Opening of the Workshop – Welcome by the organizers
Ing. F. Terlizzese (Director General, MiSE-DGRME): Welcome - Introduction;
M. Christou (EC-JRC-IET): Presentation of Workshop's program.
Session 1 - Structure and content of the Report on Major Hazards (RoMH)
Chair:A. Caliri (MiSE-IT)
Session 2 – EU/EEA practices in the assessment of Major Hazards documentation
Chair: J. Koehli (EC-DG ENER, B.3)
K. McCabe, HSE
T. Husebo, PSA
L. Moller, DEMA
Session 3 – EU/EEA practices in the assessment of environmental aspects in the Report on Major Hazards
Chair:M. Christou (EC - DG JRC, F.3)
Session 4 - Acceptability of risk
Chair: M. Christou (EC - DG JRC, F.3)
Chair: M. Masera (EC-DG JRC, F.3)
Discussion and planning of any follow-up activity
Wrap-up – Conclusions of the Workshop
|18:30||End of the Workshop|
Gala dinner, offered by Edison SpA
Welcome and Keynote speeches
Welcome speech by Edison, Ing. Nicola Monti
Welcome speech by the Director of JRC-IET, Dr. Giovanni De Santi
Keynote speech by the Italian Secretary of State for Economic Development (Sottosegretario di Stato allo Sviluppo Economico), Hon. Senator Simona Vicari.
|Day 2: Visit to the Offshore Platform Vega-A|
|08:00||Departure from the hotel|
Transfer to the offshore platform
|15:00||Return to Catania airport - Foreseen arrival at the airport around 17:00.|