The Philosophy of the RITAG is to provide a platform for response organisations in Asia to share technical knowledge, oil spill response experience, best practices, promote the Industry’s “Integrated Tiered Response Philosophy” and facilitate cooperation betweeen it’s members. 

OSCT Indonesia attended the 10th RITAG Meeting with others 8 oil spill response centres representing 8 countries in Asia – Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Korea, Japan, China. In addition to discussions about effective & efficient oil spill response operations. The meeting also promotes mutual cooperation and exchange of technical information to increase regional readiness in case of a large oil spill incident in Asia. The lessons learned are drawn from experiences of industry practitioners in their efforts to provide advice and guidance on the breadth and complexity of roles in the industry.