Close this search box.

Terminal News

Free conference for maintenance & engineering managers at StocExpo

Written by...

Picture of Meenal Datar

Meenal Datar

Membership specialist

For the first time this year, StocExpo has launched a brand new Terminal Operations and safety conference at StocExpo, being held in Rotterdam on 14-16th March.

Aimed at maintenance managers, operators and engineers, the three-day conference will keep you up to date with safety best practices, changes to regulations and help you towards your net zero goals.

Safety is a key focus for this free conference, which includes an interactive session on improving behavioral safety by Ghislaine Burink, Director at CR8 Safety. Other key presentations include Lessons learnt from previous incidents by Nils Bosma, General Manager for HSSE External Affairs at Shell, a presentation on 18 years since Buncefield by Peter Savage, HSEC Manager at HG Storage, and Improving stagnating safety compliance from Nienke de Wilde, Director of inspection and enforcement, DCMR

Another highlight at the event is the panel discussion where speakers share safety best practices, including Carla Manion, Global SHE Manager at Vopak.

In order to keep you up to date with the latest regulations the event includes presentations from Casper Wassink, President, Dutch NDT Society, KINT, Arno Mensink, Senior Consultant ATEX and EFPC and Eric Paillier, Emergency and Fire Safety Coordinator, Total Energies. Topics covered include managing the transition to fluorine free foams

To help you reach your net zero goals, Norman Bruckhaus, Senior Expert – Storage Facilities, Tank Engineering and Construction, Linde will be talking about the challenges of transforming LNG tanks to ammonia service. Arend Van Campen, Founder of Tank Storage Sustainability Initiative will cover how Terminals can map their sustainability and Nina Huijberts and Loes Knotter from the Dutch Blockchain Coalition will be discussing using blockchain to share sustainability data.

It’s an event not to be missed for any asset managers, HSE managers and operations managers wanting to improve their knowledge in the tank storage sector and best of all it is free of charge to all visitors at this year’s StocExpo.

Join Saudi Aramco, Vopak, VTTI, Zenith, Varo, PKN Orlen, Tanquid, Oikos, Advario, Stolthaven, LBC, Vesta, Shell, OCI, Koole, BP, ExxonMobil, Neste, Horisont, Uniper and so many others already registered.

Places are limited so register today: StocExpo 2023 (

Find out more: Terminal Operations & Safety Conference | StocExpo

For more information on other features at the show including the Koole terminal tour, the Global Tank Storage Awards, the Sustainability & Innovation Trail, late-night networking reception, robotics pavilion and more, please contact:

Share this article:

Latest terminal news