Game-changing offshore vessels
While the offshore wind energy market is growing fast, there are several other sources of renewable energy that can be generated offshore. Estimates show that oceanic energy, such as wave and tidal energy, could meet up to 10% of the EU's electricity demand by 2050. Visit Europort and explore the innovations in ship concepts, designs and equipment, that will support the generation of renewable energy in a cost efficient manner.
Reasons to visit Europort
- Doing business effectively: more than 75% of the exhibitors are connected to the offshore industry, either as a shipyard or equipment supplier for of offshore vessels. See the full list of exhibitors.
- Targeted networking: almost 50% of visitors are involved in the offshore market. This is a must attend event for offshore shipping companies, contractors, operators, offshore installation companies, shipyards, naval architects, R&D specialists and engineers.
- Gain knowledge: Europort offers a wide variety of conferences, master classes and networking events for specialized sectors such as yours. One of the Europort Masterclasses this year is dedicated to special offshore vessels: 'Maritime solutions for offshore renewable energy’.
Special ships, Smart solutions
With 27,000 professional visitors and over a 1,000 exhibiting companies Europort belongs to the world’s largest maritime meeting places. The exhibition and conference programme is especially dedicated to complex special purpose vessels.
The overarching theme of Europort 2019 is 'special ships, smart solutions’, including an examination of how the ongoing evolution of smart technology is reshaping the future of shipping and shipbuilding. The vital importance of a highly skilled workforce and smart people, as well as the many facets involved in ensuring smart business will also be explored in detail.