Source: this newspaper (Reporter: Wang Jing Correspondent: Nie Xiao)
The new oil spill monitoring radar and the emergency equipment bank for the prevention and control of marine pollution in the marine environment have been put into use, which has enabled timely detection and removal of marine oil pollution at the initial stage of the accident and minimized the pollution of the marine environment, which has won critical and precious time. The emergency response capacity of ship pollution in the coastal waters of our city has been further improved.
In recent years, Qinhuangdao Maritime Safety Bureau has not only continuously increased the innovation of frontier technology R&D and supervision mechanism, but also carried out building and planning researches on marine environmental risk assessment and ship pollution emergency control capacity in coastal areas, continuously optimize the layout of anti-emergency force construction in our city. The Bureau actively leads dock owners to explore and establish a joint prevention and control system for ship pollution in accordance with the characteristics of the jurisdiction, reduce low-end repeat investment, and cooperate with the deployment of advanced emergency equipment, and organize more than 20 dock owners, cleaning units and other social emergency forces, to carry out regularly cleaning equipment operations and anti-emergency tryouts. The exercise of drills and other exercises have trained more than 300 full-time and part-time personnel each year, and carry out professional system training for relevant social forces from a practical perspective. At present, the city's "East-West Port Area Joint Prevention and Control of Ship Pollution Docks" and emergency equipment bank have been partially completed and put into effect. The construction planning of ship pollution emergency equipment points in the western sea area and the ship pollution prevention joint defense equipment bank in Shanhaiguan Port Area are in an orderly process. With the implementation of it, the ship's pollution disposal capacity and efficiency will be further improved.
It is understood that since 2018, the Qinhuangdao Maritime Safety Burear has supervised the handling of oil pollutants on ships for 127 times, involving 1749.66m3 of ship pollutants, and has always maintained the high-pressure striking force of supervision on ship illegal sewage disposal, in order to provide helps to Qinhuangdao to become a strong coastal city, a beautiful port city and an internationalized city, and, further, a new era city of ecological civilization with a solid maritime emergency defense line.