ICHCA Ship-Port Interface Seminar and ISP 76

The 76th meeting of the ISP - ICHCA's Technical Panel - takes place after the Seminar on Tuesday 13 and Wednesday 14 September 2016 and is kindly hosted by TT-Club at their European office in central London. Members of the panel and observers are invited to attend.

Tuesday 13/09/2016
08:30 - 09:00Registration, networking and refreshments
09:00 - 09:30Special meeting to adopt revised articles of ICHCA International Ltd
09:30 - 09:45ISP #76 host welcome and logistics
Peregrine Storrs-Fox, Risk Management Director, TT Club
  • Current Legislation (including an update on VGM)
  • Technical Queries
  • Incidents
  • Publications update
09:45 - 10:15Chairman's welcome and opening remarks
  • New members
  • ISPSG update
  • ISP#75 report 
  • Ongoing priority work items
  • Reminder that points system for continuing technical contributions to ISP is being rolled out this year
10:15 - 10:45Technical Adviser Report Part 1: IMO CCC report and legislative update
10:45 - 11:15Refreshments and networking
11:15 - 11:30An update on EU policy - priority issues for the European private ports sector
Conor Feighan, Policy Advisor, FEPORT
11:15 - 11:45ABTO - A new association for Bulk Terminal Operators
Ian Adams, Chief Executive, Association of Bulk Terminal Operators
11:45 - 12:00Update on progress with COP on lifting personnel with cranes
Annick Verschraeven, Senior HSSE Advisor, DP World
12:00 - 12:45BREAKOUT WORKING GROUP #1: Developing the contents of the generic main section of the new COP
12:45 - 13:00Breakout group feedback and conclusions
13:00 - 14:00Lunch and networking
14:00 - 14:20Prevention of container stack topples in RTG operations
Jan Boermans, Director HSSE Europe and Russia, DP World
14:20 - 14:40Behaviour and attitude towards health and safety: Typical results for HSL safety climate survey tool
Richard Brough, Technical Adviser, ICHCA International
14:40 - 15:00Policy update on cargo-handling machineries in the ports of Japan
Yasuyuki Nishio, Director, Engineering Administration Office, Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
15:00 - 15:10Q & A
15:10 - 15:30Refreshments and networking
15:30 - 15:50Technical Adviser Report Part 2: Recent incidents and technical queries
15:50 - 16:30BREAKOUT WORKING GROUP #2: Co-ordination and control of rail operations in ports and terminals
16:30 - 17:00Breakout group feedback and conclusions
17:00 - 17:30The TT Club Sponsored, ICHCA Innovation in Safety Award; Digest of entries for the inaugural award; Barcelona 2016
Peregrine Storrs-Fox, Risk Management Director, TT Club

Wednesday 14/09/2016
08:30 - 09:00Refreshments and networking
09:00 - 09:25“BLOK-BEAM” a new concept in handling containers
John Evans, Director, BLOK-BEAM Ltd
Martin Clive-Smith, Director of Engineering, BLOK-BEAM Ltd
09:25 - 09:45Developing best practice for temperature controlled transport of pharmaceuticals by sea
Mark Edwards, Managing Director, Modalis
09:45 - 10:00Technical Adviser Report Part 3: Publications, associate organisation reports and future work items
10:00 - 10:45BREAKOUT WORKING GROUP #3: Resurrecting PEMA/ICHCA/TT Club ‘Collision@ Terminals’ joint programme
10:45 - 11:00Breakout group feedback and conclusions
11:00 - 11:30Refreshments and networking
11:30 - 11:50Current security issues
Richard Brough, Technical Adviser, ICHCA International
11:50 - 12:30Open members forum
12:30 - 13:30Chairman's closing remarks
Laurence Jones, Director Global Risk, TT Club
13:30Close of meeting