TT Club: Safe mooring seminar


TT Club and Port Strategy are running a Safe mooring seminar on Thursday 28 March at TT Club’s office by the Thames.

The seminar will cover: safe berthing, the challenges, solutions and innovation. And will be split into two sections with an hour and half break for lunch between the two.


Welcome – 08:45

Registration and introduction

Session 1 – 09:45

Optimising safe berthing

Lunch – 13:00

Session 2 – 14:30

Technical session

  • Snap-back zones and risk mitigation: Will Brindley, Apollo Engineering
  • Smart mooring application – predictive mooring analysis based on vessel, berth type and weather forecasting:¬†¬†Koos Toebes, Royal HaskoningDHV
  • Bollard testing and asset management: Willem Van Hoorn, Bollardscan
  • Innovation in mooring, promoting efficiency and safety:
    • 2nd generation Moormaster – Vikesh Dhanpat, Cavotec
    • Smart bollard solution: Maarten Verboom, Straatman
    • The DynaMoor solution: Trelleborg

Reception – 18:00

End – 19:00