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15 May 2017

Conference "Advanced port fleet Ц the basis of safety"

September, 18, 2017 in the run-up of NEVA 2017 exhibition, Media Group PortNews in partnership with Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) is hosting the international conference "Advanced port fleet - the basis of safety" in Angleterre Hotel.

The conference aim is to create a convenient discussion platform for the interaction of shipbuilders, customers and contractors of port icebreaker, tugboat, bunkering and environmental services. The leading icebreaker fleet operators, foreign and Russian shipbuilders, designers, shipping companies, auxiliary fleet operators are invited to participate in the conference. Over 170 participants are expected.

Focus of the Conference:

  • development of the port fleet service markets at seaports of Russia;
  • state support strategies and development of the shipbuilding industry in Russia;
  • market of port fleet construction: current condition;
  • modern multitask ships of auxiliary and technical fleet;
  • icebreaker fleet construction for Russian seaports;
  • cutting edge developments in the field of ice-class tugboat construction;
  • salvage ship fleet condition in the seaports of Russia;
  • advanced bunkering fleet construction in Russia.

The Tugboat Show, organized by Damen Group, the Sponsor General of the conference, is to be held on the Conference day in the Neva River water area.

Established in 1913, Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) is one of the leading classification societies. Recognised by the European Union. Member of IACS. The RS activity is aimed at enhancing high standards of maritime safety and minimising the negative impact of human activities on the environment through scientifically based risk assessment and risk management procedures.

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