SUNY students visit Neptune Lines
A group of 11 students and 2 professors from State University of New York, Maritime College, visited Neptune Lines premises yesterday, in the framework of their educational trip to Greece. The students were welcomed by Peter Menzel, Commercial Director and George Kriezis, Technical Manager who presented the activities of the company, its history, its routes and services as well as the characteristics and challenges of short sea shipping.
Current projects were described in detail, as for example the initiative for greening of the fleet and Neptune Lines’ participation in the EU innovative project for testing LNG (liquefied natural gas) as marine fuel and LNG bunkering hub in the Adriatic and Eastern Mediterranean Sea. The presentations were followed by a lively Q&A session about the different aspects of Maritime Transportation.