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23 May 2019

The North West Fund for Energy and Environment are a sponsor and speaker at this event.

The North West Fund for Energy and Environment will be speaing at the Envirolink Offshore Wind event:

Wednesday 16th Novemeber

08:30 - 13:00

Mersey Maritime, Birkenhead 

The UK continues to lead the world in installed offshore wind capacity and will continue to grow. With projects worth billions of pounds, UK suppliers should consider offshore wind as a valuable potential market with business to be won. This event, delivered by Mersey Maritime and Envirolink, will focus on opportunities for businesses around the Irish Sea with market forecasts, offshore wind professionals and case studies from successful businesses as well as business support and advice.

 

Registration and networking


09:00 - 09:05

 

 

Welcome to Mersey Maritime - Jim Teasdale


09:05 - 09:10

 

 

Chairman's briefing - Mark Knowles, The Mersey Partnership


09:10 - 09:30

 

 

Market overview - Chris Willow, BVG Associates


An expert view, including forecasts for growth


09:30 - 09:50

 

 

A developer's perspective - Chris Griffiths, RWE npower


Challenges and opportunities for O&M in offshore wind


09:50 - 10:10

 

 

Port operations and maintenance - Jim O'Toole, Port of Mostyn


Jim will discuss the success of Mostyn in the offshore wind market


10:10 - 10:50

 

 

Question and answer session followed by refreshments


10:50 - 11:10

 

 

Realising the opportunity - Hughes Sub Surface Engineering


Experience of working in the offshore wind sector


11:10 - 11:30

 

 

Dong Energy's approach to O&M and use of local supply chain


Peter Sutton, Head of Operations Burbo Bank


11:30 - 11:50

 

 

Diversifying into offshore wind - Dave Williams, Cammell Laird


11:50 - 12:10

 

 

Crew and vessel training - Captain John Percival, JPMA


12:10 - 12:25

 

 

The North West Fund - Simon Cleaver


12:25 - 12:40

 

 

Supporting businesses - Envirolink and Mersey Maritime


12:40 - 12:50

 

 

Questions and answers


12:50 - 13:00

 

Closing remarks - Jim Teasdale, Mersey Maritime


 

 


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