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.
ABB is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility, industry, and transport customers to improve their performance while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates in around 100 countries and employs about 140.000 people.
ABB Turbocharging is at the helm of the global industry in the manufacture and maintenance of turbochargers for 500 kW to 80+ MW diesel and gas engines. About 200,000 ABB turbochargers are in operation across the globe on ships, power stations, gen-sets, diesel locomotives and large, off-highway vehicles.
ABB Marine and Ports offers an extensive portfolio of integrated marine systems and solutions that improve the flexibility, reliability and energy efficiency of vessels. By coupling power, automation and advisory, proven fuel-efficient technologies and services that ensure maximum vessel uptime, ABB is in a unique position to improve the profitability of customers' business throughout the entire lifecycle of a fleet.
We have over 100 Service Stations in over 50 countries worldwide.
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.
Following the credo "PartnerShipping for Performance," Flensburg-based Navis Carrier Solutions, a part of Cargotec company Navis, supports liner operators, ship owners and ship managers to gain improved performance by reducing inefficiencies, to meet the latest requirements by IMO, EU or classification societies, and to increase sustainability of the global supply chain in shipping. As the vendor and designer of loading computer MACS3, stowage planning solution StowMan and fleet performance software Bluetracker, Navis combines industry best practices with innovative technology and reliable services to ensure smarter, safer, and more sustainable global trade for everyone.
Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. The company is active in more than 200 countries, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization.
For the right course, partnership matters: The Siemens marine commitment stretches back more than 130 years. It is a story of developing close, trusted partnerships and a promise of supporting businesses with future-proof solutions for the safe, efficient and reliable operation of commercial as well as naval vessels. Our highly innovative portfolio of electrical products, systems, solutions and services covers the entire lifecycle. Trendsetting solutions such as our Waste Heat Recovery System and BlueDrive PlusC Drive Solution have paved the way into a new era in energy efficiency. Our fuel-cell systems and Permasyn propulsion system for submarines have reshaped the marine sector.
Together with the increasing digitalization of the whole vessel with more complex and higher sophisticated equipment, like podded drives, the future of marine will go digital with the approach of all-electric ships up to autonomous vessels and decision support systems like SISHIP EcoMAIN. Such solutions require incorporation of digital engineering over the whole lifecycle: from design to construction to operation including training, maintenance and service – all over the whole life cycle. Siemens offers advanced technology designed to optimize onboard ship machinery performance while upholding environmental standards and is prepared for this by providing the fitting systems and solutions.