‘Solutions for Sustainable Dry Bulk Shipping’ in focus at INTERCARGO forum in Athens


As shipping continues its journey to decarbonisation, INTERCARGO will host a special forum in Athens on November 23rd, entitled ‘Solutions for Sustainable Dry Bulk Shipping’.

Supported by @TECHNAVA and with an introduction from INTERCARGO Chairman Dimitris Fafalios (pictured), the event incorporates perspectives from a wide range of industry sectors including ship design, shipbuilding, engines, fuels, technology, and chartering.

The event will be moderated by Intercargo Technical Committee Vice-Chairman, Dimitris Monioudis. Presentations include:
• ‘Our Approach to Net Zero Society’ by Takeshi Mashima, General Manager (Technical) Nihon Shipyard UK Ltd
• ‘WinGD X-DF for alternative fuels: A breakthrough for bulkers’ by Carmelo Cartalemi, General Manager, Head of Global Sales, and Marcel Ott, General Manager, Application Engineering & Documentation
• ‘Tailored solutions for bulk carriers’ by Peter Borgnæs, Global Head of Sales for the environmental portfolio, Heat & Gas systems, Alfa Laval Aalborg A/S , and Dimitris Kampanis, Business Development Manager, Capital Sales Business Unit Heat & Gas Systems (Marine Division) Alfa Laval Aalborg A/S
• ‘EU ETS and the Commercial Impact’ by Linda Kongerslev , Director – Sustainability, Oldendorff Carriers.

The Forum will take place from 6pm on Thursday, 23rd November, at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center in Athens, and will be followed by a light buffet reception.

It is open to both INTERCARGO members and invited non-members who are dry bulk ship owners, managers or operators. Registration is essential – to register your interest and to download the full agenda, please click here.