Webinar on STS Equipment

08-02-2022 11:16:17

Should the standards of STS pneumatic fenders and cargo hoses be unified?

This webinar will present and discuss the main features of the fenders and hoses utilized during STS operations. The standards of the pneumatic fenders and hoses, in line with the industry guidelines and ISO requirements, will be presented. We shall also present findings from fender and hose certification as applicable and as presented by various STS Service Providers. Fender Manufacturer specifications, OCIMF recommendation, IMO Manual on Oil Pollution requirements will be discussed in conjunction with the due diligence practices, required by Ship Owners. What is the liability of the STS Service Provider and what is that of the shipowner?

The duration of the presentation will be about 90-120 minutes and thereafter we shall accept questions.

 Topics will include the following:

1. Description of STS equipment

2. ISO, OCIMF, IMO, ISGOTT requirements/ guidelines on STS equipment

3. Testing and Certification principles

4. Major failure modes

5. Reviewing of the certification by the Master as part of a due diligence practice and response patterns

6. Visual inspection criteria/requirements and proposed actions

Findings from DYNAMARINe OSIS available data will be presented as well as DYNAMARINe initiatives towards ensuring safety and protecting liabilities of involved stakeholders, such as shipowners and cargo owners.

This course includes case studies!






Both guides on fender maintenance and certification guidelines will be discussed and distributed during the webinar!


 DYNAMARINe Crew onboard this Webinar is:

Webinar Moderator: Mr. Aggelos Zampas, Public Relations and Marketing from DYNAMARINe. Presenters: Dr. Alexandros Glykas from DYNAMARINe

Professionals will Join our Panel for a Discussion.


Who Should Attend: Ops department, HSQE Vetting, Cargo Reps, Masters and Senior Deck Officers

When: 16 March 2022

Max Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Registration cost: Euros 200, Either by Paypal or Bank Transfer. Discount 10% applies to DYNAMARINe clients. Also 15% discount will apply to SNI members. Upon completion of the Seminar, a certificate of attendance will be provided, issued by DYNAMARINe Academy, as certified by ABS. To register through your organization invoice please contact us at info@dynamarine.com. The emails of individuals to be registered will be needed to complete the registration. Individual registration takes place through the following form of ZOOM.

Registration to the Morning Session (07:00 GMT) : https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_W5v__VV8RoGFodsOPAkZ4g 

Registration to the Evening Session (15:00 GMT) : https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Pc46mHkkTdO-cvOqqwbl5A 




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