Resolve Marine Group Hosts Salvage Panel at CMA Shipping Conference 2015

by resolveadm on April 14, 2015

Given the dramatic trend toward Ultra Large Merchant Vessels of all classes, some vigorous forethought is overdue. The consequences of a mega ship casualty portend impacts across the shipping industry. Salvors and underwriters have been voicing concern for years, but the Law of Unintended Consequences says that all shipping interests have a stake in the development of response planning. This panel quantifies the contemporary reality, notes some of the difficult prospects posed, particularly by a mega-container ship event, and suggests ways to take this pressing discussion forward. Moderated by Bob Umbdenstock, Director of Planning and Corporate Relations, the panelists include representatives from across the industry:

– Bob Sanguinetti, CEO, Gibraltar Port Authority- Bernie Cissek, Chairman, Eagle Underwriting Group Inc- Jonathan Spencer, Average Adjuster and Principal, The Spencer Company- Todd Schauer, Director of Operations, Resolve Marine Group- Phil Reed, Special Casualty Representative (LOF) and Principal, Ree Maritime To listen to the speakers’ remarks or view their presentations, visit:

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