Gas Fuelled Ships 2012 programme now available

11 Jul 2012
GFS 2012

GFS 2012

The provisional programme for The Motorship’s Gas Fuelled Ships conference 2012, to be held in Bergen, Norway, 12-14 September, is now available. The event includes technical visits to LNG marine fuel facilities.

The programme will include presentations on regulatory developments, operational experiences and expectations, availability, infrastructure, technology updates, design, safety and bunking. Entitled ‘The prospects for LNG as a maritime fuel for the future’, the 3rd Gas Fuelled Ships Conference will give valuable information on the use of LNG as a maritime fuel.

The provisional programme has now been released and highlights that should not be missed include:

  • Keynote Address: Kjell Sandaker, Project Manager, Eidesvik AS
  • IMO BLG – IGF code: latest development and expectations of the plan, Turid B Stemre, Chair of IGF Working Group, Senior Adviser to Norwegian Maritime Authority
  • ISO TC 67 Report: Erik Skramstad – Committee Chairman of ISO TC 67 Group and Vice President, LNG Segment, DNV
  • ECA 2015 – What role LNG will play? Case study 1: A forecast on how the world wide fleet will be fuelled by 2015 and beyond, Mrs Ong, Lay Hwa PhD, Technologist, Shell Global Solutions International BV
  • Operational experiences and expectations: Cargo vessels - Nicholai Olsen, Managing Director, S/pf Skipafelagid NOR LINES
  • Crew training: Oscar Bergheim, Head of LNG fuelled Ferries, Fjord1

Click here now to view the provisional programme which includes many more presentations covering all aspects of the use of LNG as a maritime fuel.

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