Tugnology '17

Tugnology
Date 23/05/2017 - 24/05/2017
Country Netherlands
City Rotterdam
Link Event webpage

Tugnology '17 will take place in Rotterdam on 23/24 May 2017 at the Beurs World Trade Centre. The ground-breaking, innovative and thought-provoking papers presented at Tugnology provide a detailed and invaluable insight into latest technological ideas and advances in our industry, covering design and construction, economics and operation. 

Lloyd's Register's small and specialised ships experts will be in attendance at the conference, if you would like to arrange a meeting with one of them please email M&O.comms@lr.org

Meet our experts

Richard M

Richard McLoughlin

Richard is our Strategic Market Manager for Small and Specialised Ships. Tug operations certainly capture the spirit of ‘small and specialised’. LR can only ensure continued market relevance when stakeholder requirements are fully understood and encompassed within service offerings that deliver the highest market standards. Richard is also responsible for sponsoring innovation ideas designed to deliver client competitive advantage.

Paul VPaul Verharen 

Paul is our Client Relationship Manager in new construction for the Netherlands and Belgium and has a weath of experience in dealing with innovative newbuilding projects. Starting as a plan approval surveyor at LR, Paul developed an interest in the smaller segment vessels and is an expert with the challenges associated with the limited space on board it is always a challenge to be in compliance with all applicable Regulations.

Ad BusAd Bus

Ad is a Lead Statutory Specialist in North Europe with a high level of knowledge of all statutory legislation affecting tugs and other specialised ships. Ad provides advice to a variety of shipowners and shipyards and has recently worked on the common tug guidelines for tugs.