Workshop

October 9, 2017

Chair – Chuck Centore, GATE
Co- Chair – Blake Denton, Noble Corporation

The 2017 – and 22nd. Annual – Dynamic Positioning Conference will include two full days of presentations (October 10-12). There is also an optional Workshop on Monday October 9 (see below)

The topics for the 2017 workshop include:

8:00 AM MORNING SESSION

DEVELOPING A PRAGMATIC APPROACH TO DP ASSET REACTIVATION

12:00 PM LUNCH

1:30 PM AFTERNOON SESSION

DPO COMPETENCY – A CRITICAL ELEMENT TO ACHIEVING INCIDENT-FREE DP OPERATIONS

4:30 PM – CONCLUSION OF WORKSHOP

TECHOP Guidance Documents relevant to the workshop will be published and available on the website prior to the Workshop.

Participants will review and provide feedback on the featured TECHOP to the Guidance and Standards Sub Committee. Comments will be addressed and incorporated in the final version of this and other TECHOPs, if relevant.

Workshop attendance is limited to 90. Registration is separate from the Conference registration. Early registration is $150 for Conference attendees and MTS members or $200 for non MTS members not attending the Conference. Rates increase by $50 respectively after September 9, 2017.

Workshop attendance is limited to 90. Registration is separate to Conference registration.

The workshop will follow a similar format to previous years with the participants working in small groups of 8 -10 people per table. Experienced personnel will be available to participate, coach and mentor each group. Results and conclusions from the workshop will be summarized and presented to the MTS DP Technical Committee and DP Conference participants at the Conference luncheon on October 10, 2017.