Asian Dynamic
Positioning Conference 21 September 2016, Singapore

Asian Dynamic<br /> Positioning Conference

Asian Dynamic Positioning Conference

Senior speakers from leading organisations share their insights on DP technology, training and regulations - Global and regional perspectives on DP best practice in the EU, Americas and Middle East and numerous networking opportunities - extended lunches, refreshment breaks and drinks reception


Conference Highlights:

  • Survivability and operating safely despite slashed budgets
  • Equipment maintenance: costs and considerations during periods of inactivity
  • Trends in the services, training and equipment market in response to lower rates
  • Outlook for drilling, production and support vessels using DP
  • Reactivating vessels after a period of lay-up and restoring vessel operating condition
  • Update on current schemes for DPO certification and competence assurance
  • Advances in DP technology for incident free operations
  • How technology can reduce costs of DP and improve performance
  • How expiration of DPO certificates is affecting costs and operations
  • Vetting requirements imposed by oil and gas majors 
  • Best practices on FMEAs and implementation of safety management systems


Why you must be there?

  1. Get the latest update on the new schemes for DPO certification and competence assurance, its impact on cost and requirements imposed by oil and gas operators
  2. Hear market trends, challenges and opportunities of current offshore projects that involve use of dynamic positioning
  3. Find out what drilling and vessel operators should focus on now and in the near future in preparation for increased activity when the offshore market recovers
  4. Hear from leading DP suppliers the latest equipment that is making DP systems more robust
  5. Learn how new equipment can be integrated into an existing DP configuration and be able to improve workability
  6. Be the first to know new concepts to reduce power on DP and the latest on use of batteries and other hybrid solutions
  7. Find out trends in recent incidents, capturing and sharing of DP station keeping events, training and experience of DP personnel
  8. Learn how to ensure quality FMEAs and trials
  9. Know considerations to be taken when reactivating vessels after a period of lay-up 

Advisory Board:

Andy Goldsmith
Technical Advisor
Philip Wake
Chief Executive
The Nautical Institute
Charlie Stuart
Dynamic Positioning Supervisor
Tidewater Marine Australia
David Foxwell
Offshore Support Journal
Martyn Wingrove
Deputy Editor
Offshore Support Journal
Marine Electronics & Communications



“I am very happy to be a part of your great event.”
Capt. Charles Stuart, Chairman of Tidewater DP Excellence Committee (DPEC), Tidewater Marine Australia & Asia Pacific

“This event is very informative and well set. Highly recommended.  This is the first time I have attended and it has met all my objectives. After the end of the conference I realized that I received more than what I contributed.”
Lokanath Tripathy, Asst General Manager (Technical & Operation),  Greatship Global Offshore Services

“Overall it was presented very professionally.  Satisfied with topics discussed.”
Ponciano Ala, Training Manager, OSM Maritime INC

“I enjoyed the content and discussions that were plentiful.”
Joey Fisher, Managing Director,  M3 Marine Expertise

Sponsors & partners

Silver sponsors

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Event Coordination
Mirella Charter
t: +44 20 8370 7009

Event Sales - Asia/Middle East
Kym Tan
t: +65 6809 3098

Event Sales - rest of the world
Ian Glen
t: +44 20 8370 1722