Welcome to the Marine Technology Society's Dynamic Positioning web site. The DP Committee - a non-profit 503C organization - was established in 1996, with the objective of promoting a greater international understanding of Dynamic Positioning and related issues. In 2010, the Dynamic Positioning Committee Received the MTS Outstanding Committee Recognition.
Dynamic Positioning Committee Mission Statement
The Dynamic Positioning Committee’s mission is to encourage exchange of information, discussion of technology, training and education, foster improvement of DP reliability, develop guidelines, and address any other issues pertinent to dynamic positioning that facilitate incident free execution of DP operations, and that are consistent with the objectives of the Marine Technology Society.
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DP 2013 - October 15-16, 2013 (Plus optional Workshop on October 14 and Golf Tournament October 17). The Conference will be held at the Westin Hotel Memorial City Houston. (Same location as 2012)
The deadline for submitting abstracts is May 1, 2013
Proceedings are available free of charge for all DP 2012 attendees. Others wishing to access the proceedings may do so for a small fee.
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