During the conference there will be an exhibition in the field of energy saving where leaders of the maritime industry will present innovative products and services.
Hamburg-based Becker Marine Systems is market leader for manoeuvring systems such as the Becker Flap Rudder and energy-saving devices like the Becker Mewis Duct®.
Additionally, Becker offers environmentally-friendly LNG concepts such as the LNG Hybrid Barge and the LNG PowerPac® as well as other alternative energy solutions such as the COBRA - Compact Battery Rack.
Becker products are based on over 70 years of successful business with the world's shipping and shipbuilding industry and have been installed on over 8,000 vessels of all types worldwide. With thousands of systems installed it is vital to Becker to provide the best possible after-sales service. Seven branch offices stocked with spares and staffed by service technicians and more than 20 agents provide worldwide service on a 24/7 basis.
The technical team of naval architects, designers and draftsmen at Becker Marine Systems spend their daily efforts and lifetime experiences together to improve and further develop manoeuvring and energy-saving solutions for the benefit of the maritime industry.
Created in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC), delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.
It is by far the largest and most global Group involved in ship classification and offshore verification and certification in the world. The Marine & Offshore division of Bureau Veritas is an important part of the Group. lts global network is at the heart of Bureau Veritas' local presence in every country on earth and its expertise is shared across the Group. Bureau Veritas delivers high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmentaI protection and social responsibitity.
As a trusted partner, Bureau Veritas offers innovative solutions, that go beyond simple compliance with regulations and standards, reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable development. Through its eight global businesses, Bureau Veritas has developed the industry's widest array of world-class services to clients, wherever they operate.
Bureau Veritas has close to 69,000 employees in around 1,400 offices and laboratories located in 140 countries. ln 2016, it reported revenue of 4.55 billion euros.