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Gas Fuelled Ships 2017: more than just a conference
Many of the main events at this year’s conference took place outside of the plenary room. Three different technical visits coupled with a drinks reception, conference dinner, 3 lunches and an additional group dinner ensured that attendees were given ample networking opportunities.
A focus on the future at Gas Fuelled Ships 2017
This year's Gas Fuelled Ships Conference, sponsored by DNV GL, heard the opinions of industry experts as they discussed moving to the future.
The 8th Gas Fuelled Ships Conference, sponsored by DNV GL, took place 13-15 November on board the Viking Mariella. Here are just a few of the highlights from the two and a half days of presentations.
Get more for your money at this year’s Gas Fuelled Ships
Book your place for the only conference to integrate technical visits into a programme packed with top level industry speakers who will cover topics such as innovative ship design, bunkering and future fuels.
The Gas Fuelled Ships Conference is the only event to include technical visits and, as ever, this year’s Conference, entitled 'Fuelling the Future of the Shipping Industry', is proving to be very popular. It will be held from 13th to the 15th November 2017, taking place onboard the Viking Mariella, boarding in Helsinki.
GTT, this year’s GFS Silver Sponsor, announces a contract award for Membrane Cargo Containment System Services for Shell’s Prelude FLNG facility
The 8th Gas Fuelled Ships Conference, with GTT as Silver Sponsor, is the only technical conference to combine informative and knowledge based sessions with technical visits that provide delegates with access to real life operations.
Join a strong contingent of Operators and Shipyards at this year’s conference
This year’s Gas Fuelled Ships conference will boast a strong contingent of ship owners, operators and managers from across the globe.
Integrated visits to the working Methanol fuel cell at GFS 2017
Don’t miss the unique opportunity to experience first hand the methanol fuel cell technology in practice on board the Viking Mariella at Gas Fuelled Ships 2017.
A historic first for the ship classification industry
DNV GL, longstanding sponsor of the Gas Fuelled Conference, has commenced the roll out of IMO compliant electronic class and statutory certificates across its entire fleet. They will play an active role in this year’s programme with the aim of updating attendees on their most recent projects. Full details of their participation at the event are listed below.
Gas Fuelled Ships Makes a Very Important Change to This Year’s Event….
This year's Gas Fuelled Ships conference could be the best one yet and all because of one very exciting addition...
Silver sponsor, MTU, to put their new gas engine to test in car ferry
From 2019, Rolls-Royce Power Systems and the City of Constance public utility are to begin testing the marine propulsion technology of the future on Lake Constance. This takes the form of a gas engine carrying the MTU brand.
Save 20% until midnight tonight
Today is your last chance to save 20% on delegate places for this year’s Gas Fuelled Ships with the early bird discount.
GFS 2017 enjoys support from leading industry associations
Gaining the support of industry organisations is crucial for conferences to ensure the reach of the event continues to expand, bringing in new attendees, ideas and knowledge to the event.
Join the discussion at GFS 2017
Interactive panel discussions will feature at GFS 2017, book your place now to gain valuable insight into the long-term viability of LNG, the bunkering infrastructure and the options and possibilities for future, advanced and hybrid solutions to meet forthcoming emissions regulations.
Limited sponsorship packages remaining for Gas Fuelled Ships 2017
The 8th Gas Fuelled Ships Conference will take place from 13-15 November 2017 on board the MS Viking Mariella, featuring the world’s largest methanol fuel cell project, sailing from Helsinki to Stockholm and returning to Helsinki.
3 days left to save 20% with the early bird rate
The early bird discount closes Friday 22nd September leaving you just 3 days to save nearly €400.
Check your discount before you book!
Held on board the Viking Mariella, the GFS Conference will give delegates the unique opportunity to view working methanol-fuelled fuel cells. Members of VDR and BIMCO qualify for a 50% discount, whilst all other ship owners, operators and managers will receive 25% off one place and 50% off two places.
Join the sulphur-solution debate at GFS 2017
Ship owners and operators from across the globe are already signing up to join this year’s event that includes technical presentations from owners, operators and industry stakeholders and panel discussions featuring industry experts on options for compliance with ongoing sulphur regulations. Book now to guarantee you are part of the conversation.
Save nearly 400 Euro with the early bird rate
With the take up of LNG now happening and operators also looking to other low flash point fuels such as methanol and ethane, this year’s GFS programme will look at the range of viable options available to operators for compliance with ongoing sulphur regulations. Book now before it expires!
MacGregor to supply LNG riser system
MacGregor will supply a complete mooring and riser system to Excelerate Energy as part of a contract to service a floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) in Bangladesh.