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OSC NZ to participate in 2016 A Community on Ecosystem Services conference in Florida

OSC NZ will be at the 2016 A Community on Ecosystem Services (ACES) conference, which is being held in Jacksonville, Florida, USA from 5-9 December. The ACES conference focuses on bringing together decision-making and the science around ecosystem services and sustainability. Dr Victoria Todd, one … Continue reading

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Victoria & Ian Todd attend Aquatic Noise 2016 conference in Dublin

Two of OSC NZ’s directors, Dr Victoria Todd and Ian Todd, recently attended the fourth international The Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life conference (AN2016), held in Dublin, Ireland, 10–15 July 2016. The conference covered a broad range of topics … Continue reading

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MMO & PAM Handbook hailed as industry ‘bible’

The Marine Mammal Observer & Passive Acoustic Monitoring Handbook, written by Dr Victoria Todd, Ian Todd, Jane (Gardiner) Warley and Erica (Morrin) Chapman and drawing on their extensive collective experience working for OSC, has been hailed as a ‘bible’ for … Continue reading

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Watch Ian & Erica’s presentation at the PEPANZ 2016 conference

Ian Todd and Erica Chapman, both directors of OSC NZ, presented at the recent PEPANZ 2016 conference in Auckland, NZ. Their talk was entitled “Enhancing oil & gas exploration activities with Māori culture and creating career pathways – iwi Marine Mammal Observer … Continue reading

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Watch Victoria’s rigs-to-reef talk at the PEPANZ 2016 conference

Victoria Todd, one of our Managing Directors, presented about OSC’s North Sea rigs-to-reef research at the recent PEPANZ 2016 conference, held in Auckland, NZ. She discusses why our findings are important for offshore installations coming to the end of their lifespans as well as why … Continue reading

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New publication: Meals on wheels? A decade of megafaunal visual and acoustic observations from offshore Oil & Gas rigs and platforms in the North and Irish Seas

OSC’s new paper ‘Meals on wheels? A decade of megafaunal visual and acoustic observations from offshore Oil & Gas rigs and platforms in the North and Irish Seas’ was published by PLoS One this month, and is available to download … Continue reading

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OSC attend New Zealand Petroleum Conference 2016

Last week OSC-NZ Directors Ian and Victoria Todd and Erica Chapman attended the New Zealand Petroleum Conference, held in Auckland between 20-22nd March. More information about the conference is available here, www.petroleumconference.nz. All three presented at the conference, with a … Continue reading

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Melanie Orr appointed Director of OSC-NZ

OSC-NZ is pleased to announce that Melanie Orr  has been appointed as a Director of OSC-NZ, the Asia-Pacific branch of Ocean Science Consulting (OSC; www.osc.co.uk). She joins Ian Todd, Victoria Todd and Erica (Morrin) Chapman on the board. Along with … Continue reading

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Erica & Jane become shareholders of OSC-NZ

We are happy to announce that Erica (Morrin) Chapman and Jane (Gardiner) Warley have recently become shareholders of OSC-NZ. Both Erica and Jane got married this year, Erica in June to Peter and Jane to Dave in October, and both … Continue reading

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OSC-NZ attend Advantage New Zealand Petroleum Summit

OSC-NZ Directors Ian (www.iantodd.co.nz) and Victoria Todd (www.victoriatodd.co.nz) and Erica Morrin are in Auckland currently to attend the Advantage New Zealand Petroleum Summit, which takes place in Auckland from the 29th–31st March. More information on the conference is available on … Continue reading

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