MSC Cruises presents its global conference on the environment
The meeting is held at the company's Maritime Technical Center in London for four days, where the company's environmental specialists meet to promote even stronger environmental practices
MSC Cruises, the world's largest privately owned cruise line, based in Switzerland and leader in Europe, South America, South Africa and the Gulf, inaugurated yesterday: The Global Conference for Environmental Officials. The meeting is held at the company's Maritime Technical Center in London for four days, where the company's environmental specialists meet to encourage even stronger environmental practices.
There, environmental officials, from the 15 ships of MSC Cruises, share the best practices implemented, receive the latest updates on local and international regulations and become familiar with the company's latest environmental policies and vision. The training is dictated by senior executives of the company, the Department of the Environment and external experts from RINA.
Pierfrancesco Vago, Chairman of MSC Cruises, who opened the conference, said: "Environmental management has been a key focus for us since the first day, and we feel a great responsibility to conserve and protect the seas and oceans. Therefore, together with other industry players, we are committed to protecting them, although our environmental policies are clear and precise, it is important, in turn, to have a team of professionals who control the correct implementation of our policies. and help us meet our environmental goals. "
Emilio La Scala, President and CEO of MSC Cruises Management UK, added: "In light of the constant evolution of the environmental framework, we want to ensure that our employees are always aware of our company's practices and environmental policies. However, that is only a starting point, and that is why we are committed to constantly raising the bar along the way, complying with the regulations in force.The success of our company is proportional to the success of our officials, and as Our company is expanding so rapidly, we also focus on attracting top talent in this field. "
During the Conference, officials focus on the environmental requirements of MARPOL and on national and local requirements in specific geographic areas. In addition, to further deepen your knowledge about wastewater treatment, emission reduction, ballast water management, anti-fouling and solid waste management.
The Global Conference for Environmental Officials is part of a broad program, which continually increases the value of environmental issues in all company practices. In addition to this Conference, the company provides a series of environmental management training sessions for Deck and Motor Officers at its training center in Sorrento, Italy.
The Maritime Technical Center of MSC Cruises Management UK in London supports MSC Cruises in all matters related to safety, the sea, the climate and the environment.