Cargo Securing Conference 2018

SAGIT Cargo Securing Conference 2018


On Thursday, 8th November 2018, the interest organization SAGIT (Securing of goods in transit) arranged a Cargo Securing Conference at Näringslivets Hus in Stockholm. Like previous years, MariTerm AB was responsible for the practical arrangements of the conference.

There has been a lot of progress in the area of cargo securing in recent years. At the conference, which took place between 09:00 and 17:00, among others the following areas were addressed:

  • New road regulations and EU directive – implementation in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Germany
  • European standards for stanchions, packaging, lashing equipment, vehicles superstructure and anchor points
  • New bransch norm in Sweden
  • Safe multimodal transports – Vision for future regulations
  • Safe multimodal transports – UIC’s loading guidelines in Swedish
  • Weather dependent cargo securing at sea – Proposals for new regulations and systematic safety work
  • Inspections and collaboration by the authorities

To highlight the topics above, representatives from authorities and the industry participated in the conference.

For the detailed program, click here.

Further information

Further information about our cargo securing conference can be obtained by contacting:

MariTerm AB, Sporthallsvägen 2A, SE-263 35 Höganäs, Sweden
Sven Sökjer-Petersen
+46 42 33 31 04