THE PORT TOUR TAKES PLACE ON THE FINAL DAY OF GREENPORT CONGRESS
At the previous edition of GreenPort Congress in 2021, delegates were welcomed on board ELENA F a small passenger ferry for the port tour.
The vessel normally serves the local traffic in Piraeus, making stops in the small Greek Islands of Kamatero and in Paloukia. The Port of Piraeus is the busiest passenger port in Greece with 60,000 calls.
Attendees were shown all aspects of the Port from the cruise, ferry and container terminal before disembarking ELENA F for a detailed tour of The Hellenic Environmental Centre, which recently invested in a sophisticated water treatment system. Hellenic Environmental Center (HEC) a vital role in the field of marine environmental protection by providing integrated solutions to the management and treatment of oil residues. HEC undertakes the selective transport and treatment of oil residues from ships and land-based units.
The Port Tour was the perfect way for delegates to gain first-hand knowledge and examples of what had been discussed over the previous two days with the tour lead by Nektarios Demenopoulos, Deputy Manager of PR, IR & Company Announcements, Piraeus Port Authority S.A and Georgia Reppa, Research & Development Manager, Hellenic Environmental Center.