Marine Civils in association with CECA, present a series of bitesize online conferences discussing 'Decarbonisation - what it means for you and how it can help your business.'  The series will look at several key topics impacting the marine civils industry, including HVO fuels and construction materials.

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The first session will take place on Tuesday 5th October 2021 at 14:00 – 15:00 BST at the Seawork Connect event.

The inaugural session will focus on the benefits of HVO fuels in comparison to fossil fuels. As the industry takes steps towards achieving net zero by 2050, our panel of experts will look at the advantages to HVO fuels in both cost savings and the reduction of harmful carbon emissions.


The session will be opened by Peter Crosland, National Civil Engineering Director at the Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA) who will deliver the welcome address, and moderated by Chris Cassley, Policy Manager, at the Construction Plant-hire Association (CPA).

Join us and learn from our live speakers including:

Simon Lawford - Technical Sales Manager, Crown Oil
Simon has over 25 years’ experience in the fuel and lubricants industry. Simon joined Crown Oil in March 2019 where he is responsible for driving Crown Oil’s efforts in the renewable and sustainable fuel sector.

Andy Powell - Innovation Manager, Environment Agency
Andy is the Environment Agency’s Innovation Manager leading the Innovation Team within the Engineering & Technical Assurance in the Flood & Coastal Risk Management Directorate. He and the team focus on engineering innovation both in the delivery of the Environment Agency’s £5.2 billion capital programme, but also their wider asset management activities.

James Maclean -  CEO - Land & Water Group
Having founded the Group in 1994, alongside its Chairman Richard Melhuish, Land & Water has since grown into a family of businesses including bioengineering arm Terraqua Environmental Solutions (TES) and Land & Water Plant, providers of specialist machinery, a national specialist contracting business (Land and Water Services ltd) and a remediation business building London’s largest wetland habitat ever.

Learn from our experts how HVO fuels can work for your business; the value that can be gained from the use of drop-in fuels; and the long-term benefits to health and the environment.

Join us and register today!


For more information on attending, speaking at, or sponsoring the online conference series, please contact the team on +44 1329 825335 or email commercialmarine@mercatormedia.com