Wednesday, October 19, 2022 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM CDT
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Texas A&M University at Galveston, Pavillion 
200 Seawolf Parkway
Galveston, TX 77554
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Katie Hill 
American Salvage Association 

Gulf Coast Region Member Event & Alternative Fuel Response Symposium 

October 19, 2022
In Galveston, TX

Please join us for this in-person member event. There will be guest speakers and lunch will be provided.


Presentations will focus on responding to vessels with alternative fuels and cargoes including LNG, ammonia, hydrogen, and other fuels in an effort to promote advancements in safety and response procedures.


0800-0830: Registration, Breakfast and Networking
0830: Introductions
0900: Rafael Riva, Lloyd’s Register: Hazards of Alternative Fuels
0920: William Hickey, CG Center of Expertise: Coast Guard Policy and Best Practices
1030: Gina Venezia, General Counsel, Standard P&I Club: P&I Club Perspective
1000: Refreshments and Networking Break
1020: Shipowner’s Perspective (Speaker TBD)
1040: Daniel Wesp, ABS: Classification Society Perspective
1100: Jim Elliott, T&T: Salvage and Marine Firefighting Service Provider’s Perspective
1120-1150: Panel Discussion / Next Steps
1200-1330: Lunch / Captain Jason Smith, Sector Houston-Galveston Commander
1345-1530+: Tour of T&T Facility / Equipment Demonstration

This event is sponsored by ASA General member: T&T Salvage

There is no fee for ASA members to attend this event.  Please RSVP below to secure your attendance.