PEMA – Port Equipment Manufacturers Association – Feb 28, 2013 12:00 CET
The agenda for the 7th PEMA Equipment and Technology Forum at the upcoming TOC Asia conference is now available for download as a PDF*. The Forum takes place on the 12th of March, and is open to delegates, speakers, visitors and exhibitors. TOC Asia 2013 runs from the 12th to the 14th of March, and will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). These fast-paced interview-style sessions offer attendees the chance to hear from, and quiz, representatives from industry bodies and major suppliers of terminal handling equipment and systems, business process and container handling automation, application software, and other advanced technologies for port and terminal operations. Get the latest views on where terminal equipment and technology is headed, plus practical advice on how to improve operational productivity and environmental performance at your facility.
The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association provides a forum and public voice for the global port equipment and technology sectors, reflecting their critical role in enabling safe, secure, sustainable and productive ports and thereby supporting world maritime trade.
Chief among the aims of the Association is to foster good relations within the world port equipment and technology community, by providing a forum for the exchange of views on global trends in design, manufacture and operation. PEMA also aims to promote and support the global role of the equipment and technology industries, by raising awareness with the media, customers and other stakeholders; forging relations with other port industry associations and bodies; and contributing to best practice initiatives.
PEMA’s growing membership represents a cross-section of port equipment OEMs; suppliers of equipment and other terminal technologies including brakes, cables and reels, cabins, drive controls, automation and electrification systems, lighting and tyres; providers of software applications, process automation and other advanced data technologies, and consultants in the field of port design, equipment and technology. www.pema.org