NISAA IMDG Code Workshop - Delhi November 2015

NISAA Dangerous Goods Workshop at Delhi

The Northern India Steamer Agents Association or NISAA organized a two days Workshop on Dangerous Goods at Delhi on 20th 21st of November 2015. The organizers, NISAA, gathered 45+ delegates from various sectors of shipping industry, which included, Liners, CFSs, ICDs, Rail Operators & Forwarders under one roof deliberating latest Rules and Regulations for safe handling of Dangerous Goods in Multimodal Transport.

NISAA IMDG Code Workshop - Delhi November 2015
NISAA IMDG Code Workshop – Delhi November 2015

The workshop on IMDG Code, attended by 20 organizations under NISAA’s umbrella, was conducted by Shashi Kallada who explained basic regulatory frameworks of IMDG Code, International Rail, Road, River transport of packaged dangerous goods from shipper to consignee through rail, road, river haulage and carriage by sea under SOLAS, 1974, as amended & MARPOL 73/78 conventions of IMO and country specific differences of India’s Major trading partners such as U.S., U.K., EU, CIS, Japan, Korea, OECD & more.

Participants actively took part in discussions, deliberations and raised questions on day to day practice v/s regulatory norms for enhancing safety and simplifying the process for shipping, handling and temporary keeping of dangerous goods in their custody.

Shridhar Subramaniam, EC Member of NISAA together with Atul Sachdev Secretary of NISAA kick-started the program. The two days action packed event was concluded by certification of attendance hosted by Capt. Ajay Kaura, President of NISAA, who reiterated the importance of safe handling of dangerous goods in multimodal transport.

apt Ajay Kaura   & Shashi Kallada @ NISAA Dangerous Goods Workshop at Delhi, November 2015
Capt Ajay Kaura & Shashi Kallada @ NISAA Dangerous Goods Workshop at Delhi, November 2015

NISAA, took another major step in their continuous support to industry by organizing this event.

Organisations attended the workshop:

  1. Associated Container Terminal Limited
  2. ADANI
  3. ALBATROSS INLAND PORTS
  4. APM TERMINALS
  5. CCLP
  6. CMT
  7. Container Corporation of India Ltd.
  8. Continental Warehousing Corporation Limited
  9. GatewayRail Freight
  10. HYUNDAI MERCHANT MARINE
  11. INDIALINX
  12. K LINE
  13. KMTC INDIA PVT LTD
  14. KRIBHCO INFRASTRUCTURE
  15. MSC
  16. NYK
  17. SEAHORSE
  18. SHIKHAR LOGISTICS
  19. WORLDS WINDOW
  20. YML INDIA