HELMEPA Supporting Organization at DYNAMARINe’s 8th Shipping Conference “IFSTS 2019”
HELMEPA was a supporting organization of the 8th international forum “IFSTS 2019” for ship-to-ship (STS) oil transfer operations, which was organized by DYNAMARINe, Corporate Associate Member of the association, on June 4th at Zappeio in Athens and was attended by more than 130 maritime industry executives from Greece and abroad.
In his address during the opening of the forum, Mr Dimitris Mitsatsos, Director General of HELMEPA, congratulated DYNAMARINe on the initiative and stressed the importance of the human element and its preparation for safe STS tranfers. Ms Cristiana Prekezes, Executive Coordinator of HELMEPA, was the moderator of the panel focussing on the necessary equipment for the execution of STS.
The conference presented the latest international developments and best practices on STS whilst real case studies were analyzed and lessons learned were discussed.