International Marine Coatings Summit to be held 29-31 October 2007 in Shanghai

Sponsored by ABS, INTERTANKO and RINA, and organised and hosted by the Coatings Council of NACE international, the International Marine Coatings Summit will be held 29-31 October 2007 at the Shanghai Everbright International Hotel.

This dynamic centre of Chinese trade and navigation is the perfect place for shipbuilders, regulatory agencies, owners, and users to participate in vital discussions on specification, implementation, and maintenance of marine coating systems. The three-day programme includes highlights on:

  • Day 1 Monday, 29 October 2007 - Hull Surface Management & New Technologies
  • Day 2 Tuesday, 30 October 2007 - Ballast Tanks & IMO Performance Standards for Protective Coatings
  • Day 3 Wednesday, 31 October 2007 -VLCCs, FPSOs, and FSOs & Organic Coatings

Discussions will surround the development and implications of IACS 87, as the basis for guidelines for IMO.215(82), the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) first performance standard for protective coatings.

Visit www.nace.org/imcs for information on the technical program or to register.

Exhibitor & Sponsorship Opportunities are available. Visit the Web site for more information or to sign-up!