Welcome to the Maritime Technology Cooperation Centre for the Latin American Region (MTCC-Latin America) located in the City of Panama, Republic of Panama.
Our main objective is to facilitate and promote the uptake of energy efficient technologies and management practices on board ship to reduce greenhouse emissions from ships. We invite all stakeholders and interested parties to visit our website and to participate in this initiative.
The MTCC-Latin America would like to take this opportunity to announce the Forth National Workshop “Energy Efficiency and Reduction of Emissions from Ships” that will be held in Mexico City, Mexico in March 2019. This event will have the participation of key actors in the maritime industry of Mexico, where regulatory issues of Annex VI of MARPOL 73/78 and Ship Energy Efficiency Management Plans will be will be analyzed, and discussions on perceived challenges for the implementation of these provisions for all sectors of the industry will be facilitated by staff members of the MTCC-Latin America.