Future of Marine Coatings Panel Debate, hosted by I-Tech AB at Nor-Shipping 2017
A panel of experts in the field of marine hull coatings technology and ship owners gathered at Nor-Shipping 2017 in Oslo to debate the future of marine coatings and how novel scientific advances will influence future marine coatings development.
Experts on the panel were:
Philip Chaabane, CEO - I-Tech AB
Mikael Laurin , CEO - Laurin Maritime
Per Wimby, Project Manager retrofits and newbuilds - Stena Teknik
Dr. Raouf Kattan, Managing Director - Safinah Ltd
Prof. Tor Svensen, Director - Safinah Ltd, former Executive Vice President DNV GL
I-TECH CO-FOUNDER LENA LINDBLAD
Lena spoke at the Swedish Shipowners’ Association’s Entrepreneur Day about how the introduction of a pharmacological mode of action to combat barnacle settlement has proven to be both economically and environmentally effective in fighting antifouling.
FROM THE ASTRAZENECA BIOHUB
Magnus Björsne talks about having Selektope in the Bio Hub at Astra Zeneca.
VOICE OF THE CUSTOMER
Mikael Karlsson talks about why Laurin Maritime, after trying the Selektope test panels, is the first shipping company to do a full hull painting with Selektope as the active antifouling agent.
FROM THE CUSTOMER
Fredrik Stubner, Marinvest, talks about the importance of keeping the hulls on the company’s vessels clean, and how Selektope test panels have shown promising results.
FROM THE SWEDISH SEA RESCUE SOCIETY
Saving lives without any government funding. In case of alarm, the Swedish Sea Rescue Societys volunteers are set to depart within 15 minutes, at any time, in any weather - 24 hours a day. Watch the film to find out how Selektope helps them save money, but more importantly time, every day.
NAFSGREEN Interview with Philip Chaabane, CEO - Selektope
SHIPPING PODCAST - Published on Jul 6, 2017
Interview with Philip Chaabane, I-Tech CEO regarding the AZ Bioventurehub.