Design & Operation of Offshore Wind Farm Support Vessels
28-29 January 2015, London, UK
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A list of some of the papers being presented at the conference include:
- CREW TRANSFER VESSEL PERFORMANCE EVALUATION, S.Phillips, IB.Shin, C.Armstrong and I.Hudman, Seaspeed Marine Consulting Ltd, UK
- THE INFLUENCE OF MULTIPLE WORKING SHIFTS FOR OFFSHORE WIND FARM O&M ACTIVITIES STRATHOW-OM TOOL, Yalcin Dalgic, Iain Dinwoodie, Iraklis Lazakis, David McMillan, Matthew Revie, University of Strathclyde, UK
- WFSV - 12 PASSENGERS? Andy Page, Thomas Partington, Alicat, UK
- PLANNING FOR IMO TIER 3 ENGINE ROOM DESIGN, Matthew Lis, MAN Engines & Components, UK
- DESIGN-DRIVEN INNOVATION: AN OSV PLATFORM WFSV MOTHERSHIP FOR NORTH SEA OPERATIONS, S McCartan and T Thompson, EBDIG-IRC, Coventry University, UK.B Verheijden, Academy Minerva, Groningen, Netherlands. C Anderberg and H Pahlm, Division of Maritime Operations, Chalmers University Of Technology, Sweden. D Boote and T Colaianni, DITEN, Genoa University, Italy.
- MULTIPLE POD UNITS FOR EFFICIENT VESSEL HANDLING IN WIND FARM OPERATIONS, G Torneman, AB Volvo Penta. Sweden
Registration and Payment
|Registration Fee (Inc VAT)||By 29/12/2014||After 29/12/2014|
|RINA members||£560+VAT = £672||£660+VAT = £792|
|Non-members||£660+VAT = £792||£760+VAT = £912|
|Concessions (retired/students, etc)||£330+VAT = £396||£330+VAT = £396|
|Principcal Author||£125+VAT = £150||£125+VAT = £150|
|Additional Author||£560+VAT = £672||£560+VAT = £672|
Register by 29th December and save money - Early Bird Registration fees (Inc VAT)
The registration fee includes printed conference papers, lunch, refreshments, drinks reception, a CD-ROM of the papers and presentations after the conference, and VAT. The CD-ROM will be posted to the delegates about 10-12 weeks after the conference.
Additional copies of the conference papers or CD-ROM will also be available for sale ( members £110 and non-members £130) after the event. If you would like to order a copy , contact Billy Allen, Bookshop Assistant on +44 (0)20 7235 4622 or via e-mail at
Registration and Payment methods
1: Register and pay online using a secure link
Payments must be made in sterling by Eurocheque, cheque drawn on a bank with a UK branch address or sterling bank transfer. Please note that RINA requires payment before the conference date.
Under UK Customs and Excise regulations delegates from all countries are required to pay VAT on any conference or course taking place in the UK. Delegates from outside the UK may be entitled to reclaim this cost.
Cancellations received in writing two weeks before the event takes place will be subject to an administration charge of £200+VAT. Cancellations received after this time cannot be accepted and are subject to the full event fee. Delegates may be substituted; however this must be sent in writing and confirmed with the Conference Co-ordinator. In the event of cancellation of the programme for any reason, our liability is limited to the return of the registration fee.
The conference will be held at the Millennium & Battersea Suite (first floor) Park Plaza County Hall Hotel.
1 Addington Street
The nearest Underground stations are Waterloo, and Westminster which is across the river.
Park Plaza County Hall
The rates provided below is valid only for 3 days.
Check in date
28th January 2015
Check out date
30th January 2015
Number of nights
NUMBER OF ROOMS
SINGLE OCCUPANCY RATE GBP
DOUBLE OCCUPANCY RATE GBP
Run of House category includes range of different room levels and types, such as Doubles, Twins and Accessible Rooms.
Rates quoted are per room, per night and include service and English breakfast.
Rates exclude 20% VAT
Terms & Conditions
- Rates quoted are per room, per night and include service and English breakfast.
- Rates exclude 20% VAT.
- The VAT on this contract is set at the current VAT rate of 20%. Any change in the current rate of VAT will be reflected in a change to the rates offered.
- If rates have been set for groups with an arrival date of more than 18 months from this contract date, we reserve the right to increase the rates.
- All bookings made individually by the guests must be guaranteed with a valid credit card
Terms of Payment
Guest to settle own accounts on departure.
Each guest will provide Individual Reservation Department with credit card number to secure his/her booking.
Allocation Release - Any unsold rooms will be released 45 days prior to arrival. Any reservation request after will be subject to availability.
Cancellation and No Show Policy
Individual cancellations made 7 days prior to the arrival will not be charged.
In the event of an individual cancellation made within 7 days of arrival, full cancellation fees will apply.
In case of a no show, the full reservation value will be charged.
Check In and Check Out Times
Check In 16:00 hrs
Check Out 12:00 hrs (noon)
Additional charges per person:
Porterage: £1.50 per bag per way.
Please let us know at least 7 days in advance if you need porterage to be organised
Conference delegates may take advantage of the Institution’s membership of Club Quarters to stay at its Trafalgar Square Hotel, situated at 8 Northumberland Avenue less than one minute’s walk from RINA Headquarters.
The Institution’s membership provides a fixed lowest rate of £159 per room which is always available to conference delegates, regardless of the varying higher rates throughout the year for non members. An even lower rate is available only for conference delegates at weekends (Fri, Sat and Sun) and holidays (£69).
Other benefits include access to the Club Living Room with complimentary refreshments, WiFi and unlimited chilled, purified bottled water, and a Rewards Programme offering a “Night on the House” after just one stay.
Conference delegates may find details of the facilities offered by Club Quarters Trafalgar Square or book online at http://clubquarters.com/royal-institution-naval-architects using the login “RINA” (without the quotes) on their first visit and selecting Trafalgar Square from the choice of hotels.
Conference delegates who wish to take advantage of the lower rate at weekends, which is not shown online, should contact ClubQuarters at +44 (0)20 7451 5800
Delegates of past conferences who may be visiting London on business or pleasure may continue to use the Institution’s membership of ClubQuarters and enjoy the benefits.
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Sponsor and Exhibitors
RINA events provide the perfect opportunity for effective and highly targeted marketing. Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities exist for all of our conferences. For more information please follow the link or contact John Payten (RINA Group Sales Director) Tel: +44(0)20 7235 4622 Ext 400 or e-mail: to discuss tailored options or availability.
The most recent Wind Farm conference took place in London, UK, 29-30 January 2014
Attendance at the Wind Farm Vessels conference qualifies as Continuing Professional Development. Delegates to the conference will receive a CPD Certificate