INTERTANKO/INTERCARGO Mumbai Joint Technical Seminar presentations available

INTERTANKO and INTERCARGO hosted a highly successful Joint Technical Seminar in Mumbai this week with over 100 delegates participating. The presentations given included:


·         Dr Peter Swift, Managing Director, INTERTANKO - Global governance structures and upholding international law (click here to view);

·         Roger Holt, Secretary General, INTERCARGO - Annex V and the problems associated with water washing (click here to view);

·         Capt Howard Snaith, Marine Director, INTERTANKO - An update on the work of the Vetting Committee (click here to view);

·         Dr Tim Gunner, Consultant, INTERTANKO - MARPOL Annex VI and the impacts of its current revision (click here to view);

·         Roger Holt, Secretary General, INTERCARGO - Bulk carrier casualties and incidents - observations and issues (click here to view);

·         Fredrik Larsson, Marine Manager, INTERTANKO - Lifeboat update and visions for the future (click here to view);

·         Dr Tim Gunner, Consultant, INTERTANKO - IMO progress towards greenhouse gas (GHG) emission control from ships (click here to view);


We are very grateful for the help, assistance, support and great cooperation afforded to us by the Institute of Marine Engineers IME(I), India, in hosting this event and look forward to continuing our close relationship with them.


Our Joint Seminar was held in conjunction with the IME(I) INMARCO 2006 event also held in Mumbai 23rd to 25th November INTERTANKO's Managing Director Dr Peter Swift was a key note speaker at the opening address (click here to view) and Capt  Howard Snaith, Marine Director, chaired one of the INMARCO technical sessions.


During their visit to Mumbai, INTERTANKO's Peter Swift and Fredrik Larsson visited the offices of the Indian Register of Shipping, where Swift spoke briefly on the importance of the shipping industries maintaining high standards on an international and consistent basis. 

Contact: Howard Snaith