Participating Companies/Sponsors


ABB Turbocharging is a technology and market leader in the manufacture and maintenance of turbochargers for 500 kW to 80+ MW diesel and gas engines. Having produced the world's first industrial turbocharger, we continue to push the turbocharging technology forward, providing engine builders and application operators with advanced turbocharging solutions to achieve highest operational efficiencies and safety with lowest operational expenditure.

With more than 100+ ABB-owned Service Stations worldwide and more than 200,000 ABB turbochargers in operation across the globe on ships, power stations, gen-sets, diesel locomotives and large, off-highway vehicles, ABB Turbocharging is committed to:

  • • Building the best turbochargers in the business.
  • • Assisting customers to maintain those turbochargers in peak condition and at optimum performance throughout their entire lifecycle.

To achieve these aims, ABB Turbocharging maintains not only the most able and innovative R&D organization in the turbocharger business, but also the most extensive after-sales network in the large turbocharger sector with over 100 Service Stations in more than 50 countries.

ABB SA is the only official representative for Greece and Cyprus of ABB Turbo Systems Ltd. Our ABB Turbocharging Service Station in Skaramagkas offers Original Products and the best Original Service in repair and maintenance for turbochargers on diesel and gas engines. Our qualified technicians and customer support staff are ready to help you 24/7 and can give you the fastest, most reliable product support available anywhere, anytime.


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As one of the world’s leading classification societies, ABS pursues its mission to serve the public interest as well as the needs of its members and clients by promoting the security of life, property and preserving the natural environment.

ABS has a long association with the Greek ship owning community, dating back more than 60 years, when our first office opened in Piraeus to assist Greek Owners in rebuilding their fleets post World War II with the purchase of the Liberty Ships.

Since then, ABS has been providing support to Greek Shipping globally, whether for new construction projects in Korea, China or Japan, or in the regular class and statutory surveys of vessels in ports all over the world. The Athens office has been expanding and diversifying its service provision over the years and is now the survey, engineering and management system certification headquarters for the Europe Division.

In addition clients have support from our Global Gas Solutions team providing guidance on liquefied natural gas (LNG) floating structures and systems, gas carriers, gas fuel systems and equipment and gas fueled ships. The Operational and Environmental Performance Department provides further support ranging from advising on the impact of new environmental legislation to certification to the highest environmental and energy management performance standards such as HSQEEn and ENVIRO and ENVIRO+ notations.

The Athens office also provides training through the ABS Academy and fleet management software solutions through ABS Nautical Systems.


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Alfa Laval is today a world leader within the key technology areas of heat transfer, separation and fluid handling through their key products – heat exchangers, separators, pumps and valves. With the vision of creating better everyday conditions for people, Alfa Laval has developed products since 1883. Our products are involved in treating water, reducing carbon emissions and minimizing water and energy consumption, as well as heating, cooling, separating and transporting food. These areas represent the core of Alfa Laval's expertise. The company has over 17 000 employees, the majority of whom are located in Sweden, Denmark, India, China, the US and France.


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Driven by its purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV GL enables organizations to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification and technical assurance along with software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas and energy industries. We also provide certification services to customers across a wide range of industries. 

Combining leading technical and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight. 

With origins stretching back to 1864, DNV GL's reach today is global. Operating in more than 100 countries, our 16,000 professionals are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.


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Gulf Oil Marine, part of the Gulf Oil International Group, is a worldwide leader in the distribution of marine lubricants and related services. We provide the shipping industry with a comprehensive range of quality marine lubricants in more than 900 ports across 80 countries, and are guided by business philosophy: to constantly provide more value-add for customers and partners.

Shipping  is vital in today’s globalised economy and the industry’s sophisticated processes, advanced assets and quality driven operations create the need for effective lubrication solutions. Gulf Oil Marine is committed to meeting these needs.

Our  product development ensures that our products meet and stay ahead of the changing needs within the industry and satisfy the most exacting product quality requirements.  Gulf Oil Marine’s first-class technical services to our trusted and valued customers are rendered on a worldwide basis.  Our technical team members actively engage customers on engine / equipment lubrication matters as well as work with them to manage the increasingly onerous regulations.



Hellenic Marine Equipment Manufacturers (HEMEXPO) embraces the leading companies in Greece, specialized in manufacturing marine equipment and products, all investing in innovation and aiming at extraversion.

HEMEXPO companies operate advanced production plants in Greece, manned by highly competent engineers and scientific experts, focused on manufacturing ground-breaking, patented and awarded products, which have been equipping vessels with consistency for decades.

The companies of HEMEXPO derive their competitiveness through design and produce innovative and high quality products, supplied to the building, conversion and maintenance of ships (seagoing and inland) and maritime structures. This includes technical services in the field of engineering, installation & commissioning, ship maintenance (including repair) and optimum after sales customer support. 

HEMEXPO aims to strengthen the links between the industry’s leading companies through sharing of market intelligence, providing a vehicle for greater cooperation with ship-owners and shipyards.

HEMEXPO companies offer Smart Ship Solutions worldwide. By providing flexible and cost efficient solutions, they have been established as a reliable partner for ship-owners and shipyards. Dedicated and trustworthy, customer oriented and focused on results, HEMEXPO companies have already equipped thousands of ships with their products.



Hempel has been making coatings for ships and boats since 1915, and today we are one of the marine industry’s most trusted coatings suppliers. Whether you need coatings for newbuilding, maintenance or sea stock, we can help reduce your operating costs and ensure your vessels stay in prime condition for longer, from the underwater hull to the topsides and cargo tanks.

At Hempel, we see ourselves as guardians of your most valuable assets and we pride ourselves on providing advice, support and products that you can depend on. It is why we exist and why we are the partner of choice for vessel owners worldwide.

Turning R&D to your advantage

Our global R&D network is committed to developing technology that adds real value to your business, and we focus on producing coatings that improve your operational efficiency and reduce maintenance costs.

Trusted technical service

As an experienced coatings supplier, we understand that a coating system is much more than just a product and we work closely with you to ensure your coatings are applied as efficiently as possible and will perform as promised.

Our local FROSIO/NACE-certified coating advisors are always on-hand to assist at any stage of your coating project.


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MAN Diesel & Turbo SE, based in Augsburg, Germany, is the world’s leading provider of large-bore diesel engines and turbomachinery for marine and stationary applications. It designs two-stroke and four-stroke engines that are manufactured both by the company and by its licensees. The engines have power outputs ranging from 450 kW to 87 MW. MAN Diesel & Turbo also designs and manufactures gas turbines of up to 50 MW, steam turbines of up to 150 MW and compressors with volume flows of up to 1.5 million m“/h and pressures of up to 1,000 bar. The product range is rounded off by turbochargers, propellers, gas engines and chemical reactors.

MAN Diesel & Turbo’s range of goods includes complete marine propulsion systems, turbomachinery units for the oil & gas as well as the process industries and complete power plant solutions. Customers receive worldwide after-sales services marketed under the MAN PrimeServ brand. The company employs around 14,500 staff at more than 100 international sites, primarily in Germany, Denmark, France, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, India and China. MAN Diesel & Turbo is a company in the Power Engineering business area of MAN SE. 

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MAN Diesel & Turbo powers world trade. We provide energy to countries striving for development. And we help industries to be efficient and successful.


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Marorka is the leading global provider of data-driven energy management solutions for the maritime industry. We enable our customers to reduce fuel consumption, cut emissions and increase fleet performance. Our data-driven systems can lead to significant financial savings.

Marorka’s combined onboard/onshore systems have been installed on more than 600 vessels and Marorka is  recognized as the leading producer of energy management solutions, helping vessel operators all over the world to reduce fuel consumption and maximize energy efficiency. 

Our headquarters are in Reykjavik, Iceland, and we have offices in Denmark, Germany, Singapore, and the United Arab Emirates.


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Prisma Electronics S.A. (Prisma) is
a CERN awarded innovative Greek company, in ICT, Knowledge Management Solutions and Electronics for Industrial, Aerospace and Defense applications.

Founded in 1991 Prisma has more than 20 years of experience in research and development of new solutions, collaborating with ESA, AIRBUS DS and CERN. Today international operations are supported through branches in London (UK), New York (USA), and Athens (GR).

Prisma invested in research to understand the maritime challenges and developed an advanced system for Smart Vessel Performance Monitoring to improve vessel efficiency, maintenance, safety and compliance.

LAROS is an integrated solution based on a powerful platform that provides real time data analytics for fleet and vessel efficiency, honored with the prestigious Lloyd’s Award for Technical Excellence. 

Technically LAROS is an innovative Data Collection and Analysis System providing insights through customized analytics. Retrieved data is transmitted through smart wireless collectors, manufactured by PRISMA Electronics.  The wireless system demands no wiring for vessels, reducing significantly installation costs. 

LAROS system is a versatile tool that provides diagnosis, prognosis and early warning by collecting and transmitting data to the Maritime Operations’ center anywhere in the world in real time. In this manner the vessel’s performance is increased, while the safety and efficiency of operations is significantly improved.

LAROS system with more than 230 installations on vessels worldwide is enabling data-driven decisions. Results, so far indicate that Reliable Data through LAROS platform contributes in optimization of fuel consumption, emissions and operating costs.

Many international companies from the shipping world have adopted LAROS seeking increased levels of performance, environmental protection, dynamic-preventive maintenance and coordination between members of Crew and Operations.


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RINA is a multinational group fully capable of supporting its clients in the development and management of the various phases of their activities, sharing its innovation potential, competency, integrity and experience for the success of new initiatives.

To guarantee the most advanced level of technical competency and speed of intervention, the RINA group operates through a network of companies dedicated to different sectors.

In particular, RINA Hellas Ltd, the society established in Piraeus by RINA group, offers classification services to all kinds of ships, specialised yachting services, training and ISO certification, and cooperates with the most reputable shipping companies in Greece & Cyprus.


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Shell Marine is a global business that supplies lubricants and technical support services to the international marine industry. Its main offices are in Singapore, London, Shanghai and Houston and Hamburg, where its Marine & Power Innovation Centre (MPIC) is also located.  Shell has been in the forefront of marine technology for over a century and has developed industry-changing products and services that have pushed the technology envelope in marine lubrication.  

The company has an extensive portfolio of application-based lubricants, each designed to address the specific challenge of achieving optimum performance. Its marine lubricants are available is in over 600 ports across 57 countries.  From diesel-engine cylinder oils to specialist greases, these are produced via a global network of over 30 lubricant blending plants and over 10,000 vessels currently use Shell Marine products.

Shell as a group has been the largest investor in research and development among the international oil and gas companies on a cumulative basis since 2007. Shell Projects and Technology employs more than 14,000 technical experts devoted to developing innovative products, including a dedicated team of experienced scientists and technical experts at our Marine Power and Innovation Centre in Hamburg, Germany. Shell has been undertaking lubrication research continuously since 1940.



Technava was founded in 1968 aiming to supply marine equipment and technical support to the Greek Shipping Industry. Today, it is one of the leading companies in the supply, installation and service of equipment on board all types of ships. Technava’s scope also includes services and equipment for the industrial sector and in particular for power plants, city municipalities and the oilfield industry.


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VAF Instruments is the most preferred supplier of the top 100 shipyards and market leader in maritime measurement systems. Since 1938, VAF Instruments has gained a worldwide reputation as a specialist in developing and manufacturing measurement and control systems for the maritime and process industry. With more than 70 agents around the globe, VAF Instruments has a worldwide network. Our mission is to develop innovative and accurate measurement systems to maximize efficiency, improve operational excellence and reduce the environmental impact of these operations.

Innovations such as IVY®, VAF Instruments’ software solution for Propulsion Performance Management, will provide you the fleet at your fingertips. From ship to shore, IVY® enriches big data, for powerful analysis, fleet and ship performance visualisation and insight into the relevant data and KPIs. All this information is displayed on an easily-accessible dashboard either on an office desktop, mobile laptop, tablet or any other device. IVY® can be combined with various sensors on board, including TT-Sense® for thrust and torque measurement, ViscoSense®3D for viscosity, density and mass flow measurement and the highly accurate PT2 Flowmeters. VAF Instruments’ Propulsion Performance Management system IVY®, turns the Internet of Things into the Internet of Ships and brings Big Data back to the essence. 



is a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising technological innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximizes the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.

In 2015, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 5.0 billion with approximately 18,900 employees. The company has operations in more than 200 locations in nearly 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.

Wärtsilä Marine Solutions enhances the business of its marine and oil & gas industry customers by providing innovative products and integrated solutions that are safe, environmentally sustainable, efficient, flexible, and economically sound.

Our solutions are developed based on our customers' needs and include products, systems and services. Being a technology leader, and through the experience, know-how and dedication of our personnel, we are able to customise optimised solutions for the benefit of our clients around the world.


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Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd (WinGD) is a leading developer of 2-stroke low-speed gas and diesel engines used for propulsion power in merchant shipping. WinGD started the development of large diesel engines under the name “Sulzer” already in 1898. WinGD’s target is to set the industry standard for reliability, efficiency and environmental friendliness. WinGD provides designs, licences and technical support to manufacturers, shipbuilders and ship operators worldwide. Employees: 365 (from 24 different nations) worldwide.