Sept. 22, 2015, Houston, TX—Today, ECM Training Services, LLC began day one of its interactive seminar, “Pursuing ECA Compliance: Is LNG As A Marine Fuel Viable” at Minute Maid Park in Houston, TX. An impressive panel of industry experts will lead the 45 participants through an interactive seminar on the basics of LNG, the challenges of transporting it, the equipment needed and the skills needed by crewman to handle such cargo. Read the agenda here.
Panelists include: Commander Gretchen Bailey, U.S. Coast Guard, Marine Safety Unit in Houma, LA;
Aziz Bamik, General Manager, GTT North America;
Aaron Brown, Senior Consultant, DNV GL;
Martial Claudepierre, LNG Business Development Manager Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore;
Lindsay Deal, Deputy Section Manager for the Quantitative Risk Analysis Group, DNV GL;
Sergio Fifi, Director/General Manager at Jensen Maritime Consultants;
John Hatley, Vice President, Ship Power, Wartsila;
Renee Klimczak, Managing Director, Galway Group Energy Advisors;
Adthisaya Ganesan Manickam, CEO Bendwaters;
Kevin Storm, Global Gas Solutions American Bureau of Shipping; and
Tony Teo, Director, Technology and Business Maritime, Keppel.