Please note that we have updated the agenda for the Finspång seminar on the 9th of November:

08:45 Welcome
09:00 Effects of conditioning parameters and test environment on composite materials for marine applications Matthew Dawson, Airborne Marine
09:20 World’s first Certified Solas Reg 17 FRP ship design: Project statues Ragnar E. Hansen, Hansen Engineering and Consulting
09:40 Performance based regulatory regime for use of composites Simon Quinn, University of Southampton
10:00 SOLAS Reg 17; History and purpose Johan Wikman, SP
10:20 Coffee
10:45 Lightweight FRP cabin for a cruise vessel Thomas Royle, Wizz Consultancy
11:05 New polymer/glass fiber composites for the marine environment Theo Dingeman, Delft University of Technology
11:25 Development of a self-extinguishing epoxy infused sandwich Thomas Thon, Compoconsult
11:45 Aluminium panels in lightweight ships Göran Olsson, SAPA
12:05 Lunch
13:00 Superstructures in FRP composites; naval experience Henrik Johansson, SAAB-Kockums
13:20 STENA Electra – hybrid propulsion and lightweight Henrik Nordhammar, STENA
13:40 Battery-powered Lightweight HSC Magnus Eriksson, Echandia Marine
14:00 The Compass project Vasileios Karatzas, Technical University of Denmark
14:20 Coffee
14:45 Fire behaviour of composites in the MGN 407 test Paolo Vanzo, PROMAT
15:05 Simplified testing of composite fire resistance; data comparison Franz Evegren, SP
15:25 Discussion and finalization of seminar Tommy Hertzberg, SP
16:00 End of seminar

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