The European Tugowners Association is supporting the organisation of the upcoming TUGTECHNOLOGY ’23, taking place in Rotterdam on the 22-23th of May. TUGTECHNOLOGY is unquestionably the tug community’s leading conference, firmly established as the must-attend event in the collective diary.
The programme and the papers to be presented and discussed have been recently announced. The debates will focus on topics like the emissions challenges, fuel options, autonomous vessels and supply chains. A number of series will address the following topics:
|Tug owners roundtable||Port and harbour roundtable – the view from the quayside|
|The decarbonisation challenge – a routemap towards reducing emissions||Autonomous tugs – overcoming scepticism and understanding advantages|
|The cost of new tug technology – bringing innovative solutions within reach||Evolution not revolution – new and recently introduced designs, propulsion and deck equipment|
|Safety: A regulatory and practical perspective||Getting ready for decarbonisation – training and skills requirements in the tug industry|
Registration is already open, buy your tickets here.
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