Between 24-26.6.18 a course for maneuvering, mooring and un-mooring of Gas Tankers (LNG) at the gas shore terminal in Hadera (ship to ship) was conducted in the Bridge Simulator of the Maritime Training Authority in Akko. During the course several exercises were carried out with an emphasis on operational safety.
Among the participants in the course were pilots, tug masters and the Port Manager from the port of Hadera, representatives from International shipping companies dealing with Energy and Gas such as Fendercare, Gaslog, Teekay and Exelerate.
The course was planned, developed and conducted by Capt. Shlomo Uzan the Port Captain of Hadera.
All the participants expressed their great appreciation for the contribution of the complicated course that will lead to the improvement of maneuvering safety.