Ships & Ports Conference
Monday 14 May 2018
Joint Conference between the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA) and the World Association of Waterborne Transport Infrastructure UK Section (PIANC UK)
This Seminar aims to brings together maritime civil engineers, naval architects, mariners and port engineers to share their very diverse disciplines and experiences at the ship/port interface.
|09:00 - 9:30||Registration|
|09:30 - 09:40||Introduction||Introduction||
Chair: Greg Haigh (PIANC), Haigh Consulting Engineers Ltd
|09:40 - 10:20||Keynote 1||The Civil Engineer's Approach to Design of Port Structures||
Stephen Osborne, Chief Maritime Engineer, Atkins
|10:20 - 11:00||Keynote 2||The Naval Architect's Approach to Design of Ship Structures||
Rob Tustin, Senior Principal Surveyor, Lloyd's Register
|11:00 - 11:20||Coffee|
|11:20 - 12:00||Berthed Ships||Berthed Ship Mooring Dynamics - Environmental Influences and Passing Ships||
Mark McBride, HRS Wallingford
|12:00 - 12:40||Berthed Ships||Shipboard and Quayside Mooring Equipment Design||
David Byrne, Director, Flag C Limited
|12:40 - 13:40||Lunch||(ICE Bistro/Buffet)|
|13:40 - 14:20||Port Development||The Panama Canal Expansion Project - Operations and Fendering||Malcolm Parrott, Managing Director, The Maritime Group (International) Ltd|
|14:20 - 15:00||Port Development||Ship Manoeuvring Simulation as a Tool for Port Development||Mel Irving, R&D and Advanced Simulation Manager, South Shields Marine School|
|15:00 - 15:20||Tea|
|15:20 - 16:00||Port Operation||Operational Incidents and Failures - Navigating Large Vessels in Dredged Channels||
John Curry, Chief Pilot, Mersey (retd.)
|16:00 - 16:40||Port Operation||Fixed and Floating Port Installation Damage Incidents: An Insurer’s Perspective||
Simon MacLeod, Loss Prevention Executive, North of England P & I Association
|16:40 - 17:00||Close||Close - final questions, thanks to speakers/sponsors||David Byrne, Director, Flag C Limited|
Godfrey Mitchell Lecture Theatre
Institute of Civil Engineers
1 Great George Street
The day seminar rate (including refreshments and light lunch):
Delegate £250 +VAT
Members of RINA or PIANC. £125 + VAT
Full Time Students £25 + VAT
To booking your place at this event – online booking procedure
You will be contacted 10 days before the event and asked to re-confirm your participation. If you register but subsequently find you are unable to attend, please make the Secretariat aware so that your place can be offered to somebody else.
If you require advice or are unable to book yourself on this event please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 020 7665 2236.
Certificates of attendance will be made available electronically following the event for PIANC UK Members. To request your certificate please tick the certificate box when signing the attendance register on the day.
Please note this event will be live streamed and recorded. You do not need to book to listen to the live webcast. The live webcast is available to PIANC UK members only as a membership benefit and will be provided to all PIANC UK members a week before the event.