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Shipowners attend the conference for free!

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Expert Speakers Include
Emilien Gasc Directorate-General for Environment European Commission
Jun Sun Technical Officer International Maritime Organization
Wolfram Guntermann Director Environmental Fleet Management Hapag-Lloyd AG
Maria Bruun Skipper Director, Security, Health, Environment and Innovation Danish Shipowners’ Association
Sustainable Recycling Practices
Join leaders in the industry and have your say on improving safety standards and enforcing HSE rules Insurance's Role
Ship Recycling Economics
Ship recycling: is this still a lucrative business?
Ship Recycling Legislation
Ship Recycling Legislation
News bulletin on the EU approved ship recycling facilities list

Emilien Gasc, Directorate-General for Environment, European Commission shared an update on EU legislation


The ship yard forum

Key recycling countries shared opinions on where they see themselves in the global industry

An interview with Hapag-Lloyd

Hapag-Lloyd discussed why they chose to adopt a green ship
recycling policy

European list of ship recycling facilities workshop

Delegates received a practical guide to understanding approval requirements for the EU ship recycling facilities list.

Ship Recycling Conference: strategies to both improve safety and maximise profit in today’s evolving industry

The most up-to-date information on regulatory changes and commercial processes

Celebrating 10 years, attendees benefitted from: 

  • News bulletin on the approved European List of ship recycling facilities
  • Ship yard forum: how ship breakers are developing facilities and improving responsible recycling practices
  • Task force panel: developments on the implementation and enforcement of health and safety standards
  • An interview with Hapag-Lloyd on why they chose to adopt a green ship recycling policy
  • 10 year anniversary panel from leading figures in the industry on how the market is evolving


WORKSHOP - 15 June 2015

European list of ship recycling facilities – criteria and approval

A practical guide to understanding approval requirements for the EU ship recycling facilities list

Network with 70+ international shipowners, regulators, NGOs and ship breakers actively working towards safer and more efficient recycling practices

10+ shipowners attended this year including Hapag-Lloyd, BP Shipping, Caledonian Maritime Assets, CSL Europe, Zodiac, Novorec, Exmar and Royal Boskalis

Ship Recycling event speakers included

  • Emilien Gasc, Directorate-General for Environment, European Commission
  • Antonio Barredo, Managing Director, DDR-Vessels
  • Henning Gramann, Managing Director, GSR Services
  • Jun Sun, Technical Officer, IMO
  • Tom Peter Blankestijn, Managing Director, Sea2Cradle
  • Arjen Uytendaal, Director, ISRA
  • Cpt Wolfram Guntermann, Director, Hapag-Lloyd
  • Dr Nikos Mikelis, Director, Mikelis Consulting
  • Dr Geetanjoy Sahu, Assistant Professor and Chairperson, Tata Institute of Social Sciences
  • John Stawpert, Manager, International Chamber of Shipping
  • Rakesh Bhargava, Head Lay-Up, Green Recycling and IHMs, Wilhelmsen Ship Management
  • Jawed Iqbal, CEO, Shoaib Shipping Agencies
  • Morten Smedegaard, CEO, Smedegaarden
  • Peter Wyntin, Head of Ship Recycling, Galloo
  • Dimitri Ayvatoglu, Head of Special Projects and External Affairs, Leyal Ship Recycling
  • Stuart McKenna, Research Assistant, University of Strathclyde
  • Patrizia Heidegger, Executive Director, NGO Shipbreaking Platform
  • Asif Khan, Secretary, Pakistan Ship Breakers Association
  • Jim Heath, Ship Recycling Product Manger, Lloyd's Register


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Enjoy networking and discussions with your fellow colleagues!

Ship Recycling Reviews

"It is well organised and very informative"
A Lawrence

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(updated 7 October 2015)

Companies which have previously attended include

  • ISRA Network
  • Stena Metall AB
  • Metizoft AS
  • Babcock Environmental Solutions
  • Tullow Bangladesh Ltd
  • ACE EXIM Pte Ltd
  • Puget Sound Naval Shipyard
  • Michu Ko Ltd
  • Shoaib Shipping Agencies
  • A&P Tees
  • Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co Ltd
  • C & J China Maritime UK Ltd
  • SBS Engineering Services Ltd
  • Southampton Solent University
  • Wilhelmsen Ship Management
  • Brunei Gas Carriers Sdn Bhd
  • Lucion Environmental
  • Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI)
  • Goodwin Procter LLP
  • HP
  • European Commission
  • Lloyd's Register
  • Class NK
  • NGO Shipbreaking Platform
  • Ship Recycling Industries Association (INDIA)

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