Conference Presentations

A total of 115 delegates participated at the 16th COA General Meeting, Shanghai, on Monday 23 March 2015.

Conference Sessions covered:

Introduction and update on COA developments

Patrick Hicks – Secretary, Container Owners Association

Global Economy and Trends in Trade Development
Renzo Hoefnagels – Executive Director, Head of Intermodal Finance, ABN AMRO

Container Rail-Waterway Intermodal Transport System Development
Deng Yanjie – Vice Chief Engineer, China Waterborne Transport Research Institute

Waterborne Coatings – Legislation update for VOC Control in Guangdong province
Mrs. Huang Kai – Chairman, Guangdong Province Coating Industry Association

Steps for Greener Containers
Sam Zhu – Production General Manager, Maersk Container Industry Dongguan

The application process study of container waterborne coatings
Pan Zuo – Senior Coating Engineer, CIMC Containers

Container Flooring: IICL Initiatives

Container Flooring: Development of Flat Bamboo Floor
Dick Deng – Deputy General Manager, CIMC Wood Development

Freight containers manufacturing serial number issue in China
Li Jichun – Standardization Engineer, China Waterborne Transport Research Institute

COA IT Division: Proposed Protocols for Exchanging Digital Images and for Repair Cycle Messaging
Mark North – Director, Centtra Ltd

Non-Operating Reefers: Developing standard protocols for NOR operation
Uffe Ernst-Frederiksen – Head of Cargo Management, Maersk Line

Internal Reefer Corrosion
Brian Darnowski – Vice-President Operations, Triton Container