Tugnology '19 Liverpool | Testimonials

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Feedback from delegates has been very positive, with 95% of attendees giving each Tugnology an an overall rating of excellent or good. Here is a selection of some of the many comments:

“Every year it amazes me that you can bring the entire world tug community together in one location.”

Joop Timmermans, Port Towage Amsterdam BV

“Excellent event for meeting people in the tug industry.”
Leslie Lee, Hong Kong Salvage & Towage

“Excellent experience and I recommend it to others.”
Walid Elmallah, Al Masaood

“It was well worth us attending this event. The papers presented were quite interesting and the social evenings were well organised.”

Raymond Bartolo, Tug Malta Ltd

“Nucleus of the tugboat industry. The right people at the right place. Good mixture of presentations and time for networking.”

Dr Matthias Schlipf, MAN Diesel & Turbo SE

“The organisation of the conference was excellent. The subjects of the papers were very interesting and useful.”
Arnaldo Calbucci, Wilson, Sons

Tugnology '17 provided us opportunity to see, communicate and networking with most of tug related persons in our sector. It also gives us chance to follow developments, experiences and explorations in tug boat business.”

Bilgehan Acerer , Bogazici Denizcilik AS

“A melting pot for tug professionals with a good balance of topics.”
Marco Goiach, Wartsila Italy.

“A very well organised conference. Good technical content from the papers and venue to meet experts in the field.”
Ricky Chan, ABB.

“A unique and exceptional opportunity to meet the tug and salvage community.”
Stéphane Jacquemond, Twin Disc International.

“A very good occasion to share knowledge and state of technology, looking at future market trends.”
Marco Goiach, Wärtsilä Italia SpA

 “Fantastic opportunity to get face-to-face with key players in the global workboat community.”

Paul Cyr, Edoc Systems Group

"Venue was excellent. Organisation of the Conference was exceptional. Well communicated and diverse in subject matter. As a representative of a tug owner, this is an invaluable tool in determining the design of our future tug builds."
Richard Farrelly, Rio Tinto.

"As usual, the format and venue were superb. The papers were well done with excellent technical merit. The networking was outstanding and worth the trip from Mississippi!"

Jeff Sherman, MTU Detroit Diesel.

"The opportunity for networking and discussion was well worth the cost to attend."

Doug Pine, Master of Towing Vessels Assoc.