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08:30 - 09:00 30 mins
Registration
09:00 - 09:30 30 mins
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COURSE INTRODUCTION TO LOW FLASH POINT FUELS: Why low flash point fuels?
  • David Haynes - Director & Principal Consultant at Penguin Energy Consultants & Technical Advisor, SGMF, Penguin Energy Consultants

This session will introduce the (environmental) drivers for changes in fuel use including

  • How fuel use impacts the environment
  • IMO and 2020
  • ECAs and SECAs
  • Alternative options for cleaner shipping – other low flash point fuels
09:30 - 10:00 30 mins
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Use of LNG as a marine fuel
  • David Haynes - Director & Principal Consultant at Penguin Energy Consultants & Technical Advisor, SGMF, Penguin Energy Consultants

This session will look at how the shipping (and other transport) industry are adapting to current regulatory requirements

  • How many ships are operating on LNG and where
  • What does the LNG infrastructure look like?
  • What is the future perception of fuel use
  • Are there any analogies with other industries?
10:00 - 10:30 30 mins
Morning Coffee
10:30 - 11:15 45 mins
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PROPERTIES AND BEHAVIOR OF LNG: Introduction to the properties and behavior of LNG
  • Ray Gillett - General Manager, GTT Training

This session will look at how LNG behaves in storage and in use. Topics covered will include:

  • What are liquefied gases?
  • Compositions of fuels
  • Physical properties
11:15 - 12:00 45 mins
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Introduction to the properties and behavior of LNG - continued
  • Ray Gillett - General Manager, GTT Training

This session will provide a background to the key physical characteristics of LNG. Learn how LNG behaves in different conditions to better understand how this can influence design, safety and operational decisions when using LNG as a fuel for ships.

12:00 - 13:00 60 mins
Networking Lunch
13:00 - 13:45 45 mins
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MANAGEMENT OF SAFETY : Impact of spills on humans, equipment and environment
  • David Haynes - Director & Principal Consultant at Penguin Energy Consultants & Technical Advisor, SGMF, Penguin Energy Consultants

This session will look at the implications of using LNG should it escape its containment systems. Topics covered will include:

  • How do liquefied gases behave when spilled – gas dispersion
  • Ignition and fire fighting
  • Impact of liquefied gases on humans - medical emergencies
13:45 - 14:30 45 mins
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Safety management
  • Ray Gillett - General Manager, GTT Training

Safely managing LNG requires a different culture to traditional liquid based fuels. This session will look at the management systems that can be implemented to produce this; topics covered will include:

  • Implications of the ISM Code
  • Requirements for training
14:30 - 15:00 30 mins
Afternoon Coffee
15:00 - 15:45 45 mins
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RISK ASSESSMENT: Risk assessment methods
  • Ray Gillett - General Manager, GTT Training
  • When are risk assessments required?
  • Stages of a risk assessment
  • Overview of some available methods
  • How to do a risk assessment
15:45 - 16:30 45 mins
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Case Study
  • Ray Gillett - General Manager, GTT Training

Delegates in groups, perform a risk assessment exercise.

16:30 - 17:00 30 mins
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Debriefing session and close of day 1
  • David Haynes - Director & Principal Consultant at Penguin Energy Consultants & Technical Advisor, SGMF, Penguin Energy Consultants

Review key take-away points from the day’s sessions, share questions with the course leader and fellow course attendees to clarify areas of uncertainty.

17:00 - 17:05 5 mins
End of day one