Otto Treplin's speedboat participates in collision exercise in the construction field "Borkum Riffgrund 01"

The traffic control ship Otto Treplin took part in an emergency exercise in DONG Energy's project "Borkum Riffgrund 01" again on September 18th.

As a part of the exercise two crew transfer vessel collided and four technicians fell overboard and had to be rescued from the water.
In the case of a real emergency Otto Treplin's crew can rescue people with the speedboat which is permanently stationed on the deck. For training purposes part of the crew of Otto Treplin took on this task and "rescued" the dummies from the water.
Additionally Otto Treplin took care of the coordination in the field.

The simulated accident went as planned and according to DONG Energy all participants did a good job.

[go back]

Speedboat saves dummy
Speedboat in front of substation