Offshore Platform - Douglas Installation
Platform Size - Medium. (3 Separate Platforms)
Platform Location - Irish Sea 14 miles SW of Blackpool.
Condition - Good.
Hydrocarbon Output - Not known. Thought to be above average.
Maximum Persons On Board (POB) - 80.
Platform Operational - Mid-1990s.
Offshore Welfare facilities (Internal) -
Recreational room which is split between the gaming /brew area and the TV area. A small library is here (locked with key available) which is fairly well stocked.
There is an old boys mentality here. Freelance/Contract workers are not made very welcome.
Platform Emergency Drills - Evident and carried out weekly (usually on a Saturday or Sunday).
Overview - Located in the Irish Sea sector of the North Sea. These static platform is within sight of a few satellite platforms, Morcambe Bay and Blackpool Tower!
The energy company BHP is the owner and operator of this platform. Safety is taken seriously. The platform lies in the Orion Field of the North Sea. Safety features include the standard issue 'Davit' lifeboat system
OPR Rating - 6.0 / 10. To submit your additional review of the platform click here.