28 - 30 January, 2020 | Millennium Gloucester Hotel London Kensington, London, United Kingdom
Kees Posthumus, Head, Office for Marine Engineering at Netherlands Defence Materiel Organisation

Kees Posthumus


Head, Office for Marine Engineering
Netherlands Defence Materiel Organisation

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DAY TWO | PLATFORM MODERNISATION AND SHIP DESIGN PRIORITIES | 30 JANUARY

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021


1:30 PM TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS IN ENERGY GENERATION AND PROPULSION

·          Overview of RNLN Future Surface Warships Projects
·          Transforming propulsion in line with environmental regulations, demands of the operating environment, and design aspects of the warship
·          Maintaining low signature levels and integrating vulnerability reduction levels
·          Developing the future combined propulsion system: assessing the role of fuel cells and lithium-ion batteries
·          Addressing DC grids and energy storage for the future surface combatant 

DAY THREE | INNOVATION FOR THE FUTURE SURFACE FLEET | 31 JANUARY

Thursday, July 1st, 2021


5:00 PM POWER GENERATION TECHNOLOGY FOR NAVAL PLATFORMS AND DESIGN PRIORITIES FOR THE FUTURE SURFACE COMBATANT

·          Integrating electrical propulsion, high-energy density battery systems, and energy storage to decrease fuel consumption and optimise energy efficiency
·          Incorporating fuel-cell technology for naval platforms
·          Increasing unit lethality and robustness with directed energy systems
·          Networking sensors and UAVs to enhance battlespace awareness