4 October 2023

14.30 - 16.30 / Site visit - Denzai International Global Headquarters

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19.30 - 21.30 / Welcome networking drinks reception - Skai Loft, Fairmont Hotel

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5 October 2023

08.30 / Registration and morning coffee - SUNTEC Convention Centre

09.15 / Welcome and opening remarks

Alex Dahm, editor, International Cranes and Specialized Transport

09.20 / Welcome address

Joel Dandrea, SC&RA

09.25 / KEYNOTE: Time is running out to meet 2030 targets: facilitating the energy transition

Paul van Gelder, Mammoet global CEO

09.55 / Safe use of cranes: an overview on the use of cranes and areas of concern

Bernard Kwok, deputy director (engineering safety), Ministry of Manpower (MOM)

10.20 / Asia Pacific economic overview: construction, oil & gas, and energy

Dr Nicholas Fearnley, Oxford Economics head of global construction forecasting

10.50 / Coffee break

11.35 / The technical and safety considerations while working in such PPVC projects

Min Po, United Tec Construction

12.05 / How a new way of thinking about cranage is delivering benefits on large and complex projects

Simon Marr, Marr Contracting managing director

12.35 / Networking lunch

14.00 / Challenges, trends, and opportunities what´s affecting the crane business?

Albert Chua, Liebherr Singapore managing director

14.25 / Expansion experience: Growing a crane and transport business in Asia and further afield

Kohki Uemura, Denzai K.K. CEO

14.50 / Refined solutions in the Fine City: How alternative lifting methods improved efficiency on Jurong Island

Philippe Verdeure, Sarens managing director, projects, APAC and ME

15.15 / Coffee Break

16.00 / Super heavy lifting in the oil & gas offshore construction and services sector

Joe Collins, Becht Engineering heavy lifting division director

16.25 / Safer lifting: Using multiple hooks to lift concrete elements

Andrew Taylor, National technical service and training manager at Bullivants
Tom Clark, National technical manager at Fulton Hogan

16.50 / Rope damages and their causes & future inspection

Tobias Marx, Verope

17.15 / Concluding remarks

17.25 / Evening drinks and buffet networking reception

19.30 / finish

Programme subject to change


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