LR technical seminars in Belgium and the Netherlands

Date 06/06/2017 - 08/06/2017
6 June Antwerp, Belgium
Venue Hof ter Delft
7 June Haren-Groningen, Netherlands
Venue De Buitensociëteit Paterswoldsemeer
8 June Rotterdam, Netherlands
Venue Delta Hotel
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LR is hosting a series of afternoon technical seminars in Belgium and the Netherlands in June. These events will provide attendees with an update on the Ballast Water Management Convention, LR's advice for managing cyber security in the marine industry, a look the possibilities of condition based maintenance and an overview of the EU Ship Recycling Regulation. Full agenda below:


12:30 - 13.30

Registration & Walk In Lunch

13.30 -  14:15

Condition Based Maintenance

A look at the current Alternative Survey Methods that can be used to assess Plant and Component Condition without direct invasive survey techniques being used.

Presenter: Alf Pearson – Principle Surveyor, North Europe Technical Performance Manager, Western and North Lloyd’s Register

14.15 - 15.00

Ship Recycling Legislation: Three years and counting

All ships entering EU waters, regardless of flag, will need an Inventory of Hazardous Materials (IHM) on board before December 2020. This presentation focuses on all related issues– and the solutions to hand.

Presenter: Jim Heath – Principal Ship Recycling Specialist Lloyd’s Register

15.00 - 15.20

Coffee Break  

15.20 - 16.10

Cyber Security

Cyber enabled ships – What is it and what are the security risks of using shipboard digital technology?

Presenter: Anders Hofnell – Business Development Manager, Scandinavia & Baltic Area Lloyd's Register

16.10 – 16:30

Ballast Water Management – update

Presenter: Arie Wolters – Senior Surveyor in Charge WEA Lloyd’s Register

16.30 – 17.00


17.00 – 18.30

Drinks & Snacks                                                                                          

The seminars are free of charge, but places are limited so please confirm your attendance before 22 May 2017 by email to or by telephone +31 (0)10 2018 466, indicating which seminar you would like to attend.