Britannia’s Latest Loss Prevention Webinar Investigates Container Stowage


Against the backdrop of recent container loss incidents, Britannia P&I Club’s Loss Prevention team is hosting a very timely webinar entitled: Container Stowage – does it all stack up? at 0800 GMT on Thursday 28 January 2021.

The webinar will examine the key issues relating to the stowage and securing of containers. This will include the factors that appear to be contributing to container stack collapses and the steps that can be taken to prevent these losses as well as future industry developments.

Aimed at ship managers and their crews, the webinar will be hosted by Graham Wilson, Loss Prevention Divisional Director and Jacob Damgaard, Loss Prevention Manager, Britannia P&I Club.
They will be joined by the following key industry experts:
• Sebastian Brindley – Senior Specialist, Structural Analysis Services, Lloyd’s Register;
• Igor Protsenko – Senior Software Engineer (Container Securing), Navis; and
• Simon Burthem – Chief Operating Officer, TMC Marine.

“This is a really important subject and an issue that seems to be persisting, given the recent spate of incidents. We are therefore delighted to be joined by such a knowledgeable group of experts who will discuss the latest thinking and best practices to help minimise incidents of this type.” said Graham Wilson, Loss Prevention Divisional Director, Britannia P&I Club.

“We believe that by increasing awareness of the risks and highlighting the appropriate mitigation measures we can go a long way to helping prevent these costly incidents. This webinar represents the perfect forum to consider the key issues on this highly topical subject and we are really looking forward to hearing from our experts with plenty of opportunity for questions,” he continued.
Source: Britannia P&I Club



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