NEW ILAMA PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE AT IMO
ILAMA has recently appointed a new Permanent Representative at IMO. John Matthews who is soon to be retiring as Head of Fleetwood Nautical Campus will take on this role and will attend DE 57 at IMO in March. John has a wealth of knowledge, experience and expertise across a wide range of LSA and ILAMA is very pleased to have him on board.
‘Development of the modern lifejacket’ – Edgar Pask
Passenger Ship Safety Conference 2012
‘New Regulations on lifeboat release and retrieval systems (hook systems) – Is 2019 realistic for finalizing implementation?’
Presentation given by Harry Klaverstijn at the Passenger Ship Safety Conference in London (January 2012)
Passenger Ship Safety Conference Presentation
‘Counterfeit Products – How they are affecting the safety of passengers and crew’
Presentation given by Jim Booth at the Passenger Ship Safety Conference in London (January 2012)
Counterfeit products presentation
MARINTEC CHINA 2011
ILAMA was represented by Jim Booth and Kevin Rough at Marintec China Exhibition 2011 in Shanghai. ILAMA was able to share the Acebi SAS stand in the French Pavilion. Acebi SAS (represented by Jean Pierre Moreau) currently holds the chairmanship of ILAMA.
By invitation of Her Majesty’s Government in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Mr. Harry Klaverstijn (ILAMA’s Technical Committee Chairman) attended a reception at Lancaster House, London on 29 November 2011 on the occasion of the 27th Assembly of the International Maritime Organisation.
Tanker Safety Conference
At the conference organised by Riviera Maritime which took place at the Millennium Gloucester Hotel and Conference Centre in London ILAMA was represented by Paul Watkins (Survival Craft Inspectorate) and George Teece (Survival Systems International) who gave a PowerPoint presentation on lifeboat release hooks entitled ‘IMO MSC 1206: a breakthrough for lifeboat safety?’ .
Safety at Sea International Awards
ILAMA will be sponsoring the ‘Equipment’ Award which will be presented at the 6th annual prestigious ‘Safety at Sea International Awards’ on 14 June 2012 on board HMS Belfast on the Thames in London. These awards celebrate the role that safety managers and manufacturers play in saving and protecting life at sea across the international maritime safety market. The awards are open to any company that has introduced safety related products and/or services that were new to the market in 2011.
ILAMA is pleased to announce that Harry Klaverstijn, Chairman of the ILAMA Technical Committee will be taking part in Passenger Ship Safety Conference 19-20 January 2012 in London and will be chairing Session Four : ‘Examining the cost of safety.’
At the recent ILAMA 2011 Annual General Meeting which this year was held at ExCel in London the following elections took place:
The chairmanship would be held by ACEBI SAS represented by Jean Pierre Moreau and the vice chairmanship by RFD BEAUFORT LTD represented by Alasdair MacIntyre
Harry Klaverstijn from Umoe Schat-Harding BV was re-elected Chairman of the ILAMA Technical Committee
ILAMA is pleased to announce that Harry Klaverstijn, Chairman of the ILAMA Technical Committee will be taking part in Passenger Ship Safety Conference 26 – 27 January 2011 in London and will be chairing Session Four : ‘Examining the cost of safety.’