PIANC World Congress, 7-11 May, Panama

PIANC, the World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure, and The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) proudly announce they will co-host the 34th PIANC World Congress 2018 in Panama City, Panama.

The PIANC World Congress 2018 will present and discuss the most relevant topics to the waterborne transport infrastructure sector. The renowned international event is open to members and non-members. Take advantage of this gathering to exchange knowledge and experiences with experts and peers from around the world.

The meetings will be held from May 7 to 11, 2018 at the Riu Panama Hotel, located in downtown Panama City.
Panama will be the epicenter of the latest trends and best practices in the waterborne, transport and infrastructure sector.


One of the Hydrodynamic Engineers of Mampaey Offshore Industries will present his paper called “Truck emergency-breaking impulse effect on moored ferries”. This will be held on Thursday 10th May. The time slot is 9:00-10:00 a.m..