Arctic Shipping and Operations (LRF final seminar)

16 May 2018

LR, General Committee Room, 71 Fenchurch Street, London, UK

With Arctic waters becoming more accessible for shipping due to global warming, ship traffic in the Arctic regions is increasing. Given the sensitivity of and the increasing pressures on the Arctic ecosystem, there is a need for policies, technologies, and operational practices ensuring the safety of navigation while minimizing environmental impacts. This half-day seminar will present the final results of the LRF funded Center of Excellence-CEARCTIC and brings together policy makers, industry, and academia, to
discuss current issues in Arctic maritime shipping safety.