We propose to organise three technical tours during the conference to entice our delegates. These are listed below:

Technology Centre for Offshore and Marine (TCOMS)

Technology Centre for Offshore and Marine, Singapore (TCOMS) is a world class next generation Deepwater Ocean Basin research facility which is equipped with advanced wave and current generation systems to simulate challenging ocean environments that marine platforms and ships operate in. To learn more about the $107m giant pool – Singapore’s first Deep Sea Ocean visit https://www.tcoms.sg

* Date: 18th  April

* Transportation: Return bus service will be provided from Sands Expo & Convention Centre to TCOMS

* We will have two groups.

* For Group 1:

* Bus Departure Time from Sands Expo & Convention Centre: 2:00 PM

* Bus Departure Time from TCOMS: 4:30PM

* For Group 2:

* Bus Departure Time from Sands Expo & Convention Centre: 2:25 PM

* Bus Departure Time from TCOMS: 5:00 PM

St Johns Island National Marine Laboratory (SJINML)

St Johns Island National Marine Laboratory (SJINML) is Singapore’s only offshore marine research facility managed by the National University of Singapore (NUS). Strategically located near to the Sister’s Island Marine Park, the first designated Marine Park in Singapore, the facility is built as a National Research Infrastructure. 30min by boat from the mainland, this facility hosts marine research labs, an aquaria and other supporting facilities including a small research vessel. Read more on this facility here: https://sjinml.nus.edu.sg

* Date: 17th  April

* Transportation: Return bus service will be provided from Sands Expo & Convention Centre to Marina South Pier

* Bus Departure Time from Sands Expo & Convention Centre: 1:35 PM

* Bus Departure Time from SJINML: 4:50 PM

Singapore New Water Plants (SNWP)

Singapore New Water Plants (SNWP) produces 12% of Singapore current water needs. Integrated with Changi water Reclamation Plant, the Sembcorp NEWater Plant is one of the only large-scale water recycling plants in the world to be housed on top of a water reclamation plant. You can find details of this facility here: https://www.siww.com.sg/spotlight-2023/programme/technical-site-visits/changi-water-reclamation-plant-n-sembcorp-newater-plant

* Date: 17th  April

* Transportation: Return bus service will be provided from Sands Expo & Convention Centre to NEWater facilities in Changi

* Bus Departure Time from Sands Expo & Convention Centre: 9:40 AM

* Bus Departure Time from SNWP: 12:00 PM