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20 - 21 June 2017
Cavendish America Square,


Reacting and providing solutions to wreck removal incidents

Essential training for maritime professionals on contract analysis, insurance claims and the authorities' role

2017 Agenda Soundbites

Case study on the Troll Solution

Ardent will deliver a detailed session on the Troll Solution, the biggest wreck removal project of 2016

Practical workshop

Join the Wreck Removal Casualty Workshop, an interactive session focusing on wreck removal in practice

Case study session on the Transocean Winner

Hear SMIT discuss refloating the Transocean Winner. Learn about the unique challenges and solutions employed, including a "what would you do" interactive talk.

Insurance insights

Sam Kendall-Marsden from at the Standard Club will be discussing the practicalities of large wreck removal projects 

Contracts analysis session

Participate in a comparative study of the differing wreck removal contracts including Wreckfixed, Wreckstage and Wreckhire

Authorities' perspective

Colin Mulvana, the Deputy to the UK SOSREP will be looking at the role and contribution of the authorities in a wreck removal project 

A comprehensive guide to legal and operational aspects of wreck removal incidents

  • Gain an in-depth understanding of the different contract types and their applications
  • Increase your knowledge on practical and legal issues pertaining to wreck removal
  • Hear from the key stakeholders from across the industry to better understand their role and incentives
  • Stay abreast of current industry developments and trends
  • Understand the increased popularity of commercial contracts
  • Debate authorities' contribution to escalating costs
  • Examine the contractual and operational perspectives on a wreck case study
  • Devise risk mitigation strategies and understand the increased focus on risk analysis
  • Explore operational challenges and the salvor's risk

ISU members discount