Motorship Gas Fuelled Ships Conference 2013

Motorship Gas Fuelled Ships Conference 2013

Motorship Gas Fuelled Ships Conference 2013

 

From: Wednesday, 11 September 2013

To: Thursday, 12 September 2013

Venue: onboard M/S Viking Grace, Stockholm – Turku – Stockholm

 

The 4th Gas Fuelled Ships Conference, in association with The Motorship, will bring industry professionals together to network, discuss topical issues, and exchange information and ideas.

 

The stringent Tier III regulations which apply to ships within Emission Control Areas will be coming in to force in 2015! These increasingly tough environmental regulations mean that further investment to reduce emissions in the shipping industry is needed now. However, this focus on green issues and environmental legislation potentially increases costs. Switching to cleaner fuels could be the solution, and with an abundant supply of natural gas, LNG is becoming the most promising maritime fuel. LNG is price-competitive with fuel oils but needs further investment in the gas supply chain to encourage wider use by shipping. A change to alternative fuels also brings about other areas for development such as ship architecture and the safety aspects for storage and handling of gas on board ships.

 

The Gas Fuelled Ships Conference is aimed at industry professionals who are looking to gain valuable information on using LNG as a maritime fuel and will include:

  • Ship owners
  • Ship operators
  • Engine manufacturers
  • LNG carriers
  • Shipbuilders
  • Classification societies
  • Ship designers
  • Ship yards
  • Port & Terminal Operators

In particular: marine engineers, marine superintendents, technical managers, maritime lecturers/professors, research team leaders, CEOs and MDs, shipowners, ship operators and managers, shipowners’ technical departments who deal with fuel and lubricant issues, fuel and lubricant manufacturers and suppliers and individuals and organisations who are involved in emission control technologies.

 

For more information please contact: Marianne Rasmussen Coulling, Head of Events, The Motorship Gas Fuelled Ships Conference on +44 (0) 1329 820474, email [email protected] or Jemima Hewett, Events Executive, The Motorship Gas Fuelled Ships Conference, e-mail: [email protected] tel. +44 (0) 1329 825335 or visit www.motorship.com/gfsconference

 

About Mercator Media Limited

Mercator Media Ltd is based in Fareham in Hampshire. Established in 1989, the company maintains valued B2B marketplaces centred on the world’s marine infrastructure. It is experienced at creating integrated marketing strategies for clients using a range of channels including print, online, events and research. Some of Mercator’s scheduled events include: The Motorship Propulsion and Emissions Conference, Seawork International, GreenPort Congress and Gas Fuelled Ships Conference.

 

Issued by Jemima Hewett on behalf of Mercator Media Ltd

 

MERCATOR MEDIA LTD

The Old Mill, Lower Quay, Fareham, Hampshire PO16 0RA, UK

Tel: +44(0)1329 825335 Fax: +44(0)1329 825330 [email protected] www.mercatormedia.com

Registered in England. Company Number 2427909. Registered office address: c/o Shoosmiths, Witan Gate House, 500-600 Witan Gate West, Milton Keynes, MK9 1SH

Date: 11/09/2013
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