HELMEPA seminar hosted by Member company Neda Maritime Agency Co. Ltd
On 2-3 April, HELMEPA’s seminar titled “Reducing the Environmental Footprint of Shipping: Hot Issues of Today and Tomorrow”, was hosted by Member company Neda Maritime Agency Co Ltd at its premises, in Piraeus. The seminar was attended by 30 persons from 15 Μember companies.
During the lectures, the participants had the opportunity to be informed as well as to clarify their concerns on today’s main environmental issues, major challenges that current and future pollution prevention regulations pose to the shipping industry and best practices to comply with them. More specifically, the seminar focused on waste and ballast water management, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, complying with the new global sulfur limit for fuels from 1 January 2020 as well as emergency response to oil pollution incidents.
We wish to thank the following Member organizations and companies who provided experienced Speakers for the successful execution of the seminar:
- American Bureau of Shipping
- Bureau Veritas
- DNV GL
- Diana Shipping Services SA.
- Environmental Protection Engineering S.A.