Category: Conferences

BOOK YOUR ASIA DP CONFERENCE PLACE TODAY

September 8, 2016 10:06 am Published by Leave your thoughts

 

The Asian Dynamic Positioning Conference will gather together charterers, owners of rigs and vessels, regulatory bodies, manufacturers, training providers and designers. Discussions will focus on the latest developments, technologies and regulatory updates in the dynamic positioning market. DP users will share how DP can be used in a challenging market to make operations safer, efficient and more cost-effective. IDPOA is a proud supporter of the event.

 

This year the Asian Dynamic Positioning Conference will run concurrently with the Asian Offshore Support Journal Subsea Conference, both preceding the Asian Offshore Support Journal Conference on 22-23 September. Running these conferences concurrently provides delegates with greater networking opportunities with senior representatives from across all areas of the Asian offshore support sector, attracting an even wider audience.

Conference Highlights:

Survivability and operating safely despite slashed budgets
Equipment maintenance: costs and considerations during periods of inactivity
Trends in the services, training and equipment market in response to lower rates
Outlook for drilling, production and support vessels using DP
Reactivating vessels after a period of lay-up and restoring vessel operating condition
Update on current schemes for DPO certification and competence assurance
Advances in DP technology for incident free operations
How technology can reduce costs of DP and improve performance
How expiration of DPO certificates is affecting costs and operations
Vetting requirements imposed by oil and gas majors
Best practices on FMEAs and implementation of safety management systems

http://www.dynamicpositioningasia.com/index.htm

Event Sales – Asia/Middle East
Kym Tan
t: +65 6809 3098
e: kym.tan@rivieramm.com

Event Sales – rest of the world
Ian Glen
t: +44 20 8370 1722
e: ian.glen@rivieramm.com

ASIAN DP CONFERENCE GATHERS PACE

July 19, 2016 6:35 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Asian Dynamic Positioning Conference (http://www.dynamicpositioningasia.com/index.htm) will be held as an intensive one day event, on the day preceding the Asian Offshore Support Journal Conference (http://www.offshoresupportasia.com/index.htm). It will gather together charterers, owners of rigs and vessels, regulatory bodies, manufacturers, designers, training providers and DPO’s.

This year’s theme is “Maintaining quality and competencies in a cost constrained world”. Discussions will focus on the latest developments, technologies and regulatory updates in the dynamic positioning market. DP users will share how DP can be used in a challenging market to make operations safer, efficient and more cost-effective. IDPOAs very own Captain Mark Pointon will be speaking. Read the rest of this entry »

NI GATHERS TO TALK ABOUT DP

May 11, 2016 5:51 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Safety and efficiency in marine operations will be the focus of a major conference to be held in Aberdeen next month. Measures to enhance safe operations, minimise costs and maximise economic control and loss prevention will be examined during the two-day event, organised by the leading global international representative body for maritime professionals, The Nautical Institute. Read the rest of this entry »

LOWERING COSTS OF DP

February 12, 2016 5:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Technology can reduce the costs of operating dynamic positioning (DP) systems and thus operating costs for offshore vessels, drilling rigs and shuttle tankers. Vessel and rig owners at Riviera Maritime Media’s European Dynamic Positioning Conference in London this week discussed methods of driving down the costs in the sector. Read the rest of this entry »

GET ALONG TO Offshore Marine Crewing Conference

September 14, 2015 5:24 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Being held in Oslo 8 – 9 October, The Offshore Marine Crewing Conference is bridging the gap between technology advances and crewing competency. IDPOA is proud to support the conference and is sure that it will be an amazing event.

What to expect from Offshore Marine Crewing?

  • DOF Subsea reveal how they retain competency during this tough market
  • Benchmark your training standards and explore specialised programmes for crane operators and DPOs
  • Havila Shipping ASA and ABC Maritime discuss the opportunities for crewing during the fluctuant oil price
  • Axis Offshore reveal their innovative recruitment techniques using psychometric testing for the accommodation market
  • Hear from entrants and experienced officers on their expectations and experiences as an officer

IDPOA members can receive 20% discount when quoting Read the rest of this entry »

IMCA CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

August 19, 2015 5:31 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The 19th IMCA Annual Seminar, being held 27-28 October 2015 in Abu Dhabi, UAE, has the theme ‘A Health Check for the Marine Contracting Industry’ and will see speakers tackling topics such as the challenge of adding value not cost; the latest operational and technological advances – in the fields of marine, diving, ROV and offshore survey; and discuss the need to get back to basics to operate safely and efficiently in difficult economic times. The full programme is available and registration is now open. Read the rest of this entry »

KONGSBERG BOOK FIT FOR THE KING

June 8, 2015 5:21 am Published by Leave your thoughts

King Harald V of Norway passed by the Kongsberg Maritime stand during the opening day at Nor-Shipping 2015 to receive his copy of a brand new book that charts Kongsberg Maritime’s role in the development of Dynamic Positioning (DP) for the maritime and offshore industry. The book, titled ‘The Jewel in the Crown’, was launched Tuesday at a press conference during Nor-Shipping. Read the rest of this entry »