15 Mar 2013

2013 European Barge Workshop | May 8, 2013 – London

Broadgate Tower Building (Reed Smith Office)
20 Primrose Street London

The Broadgate Tower

The Broadgate Tower

Come join LEAP members and non-members for a one-day LEAP European Barge Workshop on May 8, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. Our focus of this workshop is on certain operational considerations facing the important Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp “ARA” market for petroleum and biofuel products.


Workshop Topics
(Detailed Workshop Agenda)

  • Learn about and discuss open issues regarding the LEAP Northwest Europe Barge General Terms & Conditions as they are in progress.
  • Hear the latest news from EBOTA (European Bulk Oil Traders Association) regarding their work in addressing the requirements of REACH and the EU Renewable Energy Directive (RED).
  • Hear from Electronic Shipping Solutions (ESS) about their latest developments in expanding their services to include eBarge Receipts and eNominations to specifically support the European Barge market.
  • Brainstorm along with fellow industry experts on how to reduce the time, effort, and expense involved in processing demurrage claims… and maybe reduce the demurrage itself!
  • Discuss with your peers within the industry all of the latest developments around operational efficiency, contract standardization, and automation opportunities, all related to the European Barge market.


Reed Smith Office · Broadgate Tower 20 Primrose Street London EC2A 2RS United Kingdom

Attendees are cordially invited to attend a FREE post-workshop reception from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at The Water Poet. Located just a quick walk from the Workshop location.

The Water Poet location: 9-11 Folgate Street Spitalfields, London E1 6BX


  • $50 for employees of LEAP Member Organizations
  • $150 for all other attendees.

Note: registration fee does not include travel or hotel accommodations.