Final enquiry report into SeaRose ice incursion incident released

Issued August 15, 2018

The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB) has released the final Enquiry Report into the March 29, 2017 Ice Incursion Incident of Husky Energy’s SeaRose Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel. The Board’s expectation is that all Operators reduce risks to levels that are as low as reasonably practicable and place the highest priority on worker safety and environmental protection. The C-NLOPB is satisfied that all findings from the Enquiry have been addressed, and are confident that safety and environmental protection will remain at the forefront of Husky’s operations going forward.

The Board’s Enquiry was thorough and detailed and conducted as per the Atlantic Accord Implementation Acts. Interim measures by the Board following the incident and subsequent to the preliminary Enquiry Report were undertaken to ensure the safety of offshore workers and the protection of the environment.

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