Working in the Wet 2024 Debut

Working in the Wet 2024 Debut

May, 2024

We are delighted to announce our successful debut exhibition and attendance at the prestigious Working in the Wet 2024 conference. Organised by the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), this event took place at the Hilton Southampton – Utilita Bowl, located on Botley Road in Southampton.

Event Overview

Working in the Wet, a biennial conference running since 2002, has become a cornerstone event for industry professionals, students, and maritime enthusiasts. This year’s conference brought together over 200 attendees and 20 exhibitors, providing a dynamic platform for sharing knowledge, best practices, and the latest innovations in the maritime field.

The conference featured insightful presentations and discussions on several key themes:

  • Project Showcases
  • Innovation and Technology
  • Environment and Sustainability
  • Buildability and Delivery

Kaymac Marine at the Conference

As first-time exhibitors, Kaymac Marine was thrilled to present our innovative solutions and projects to a diverse audience of industry peers and experts. Our booth attracted significant interest, allowing us to showcase our expertise in marine, port and harbour maintenance and development, and engage in meaningful dialogues about the future of maritime technology and sustainability.

Fellow Exhibitors

We were in excellent company alongside many esteemed exhibitors who are leaders in their fields:

  • ArcelorMittal: The world’s largest manufacturer of sustainable hot-rolled steel sheet piles. Go to website
  • Ayesa: A leading provider of technology and engineering services worldwide with over 11,500 employees and a direct presence in 23 countries. Go to website
  • Beckett Rankine: Renowned for delivering innovative and affordable solutions through creative design processes. Go to website
  • Earlcoate Construction: One of the South’s leading civil engineering construction and plant hire companies. Go to website
  • Frankham: Provides comprehensive design, engineering, and consultancy services to improve the built environment. Go to website
  • Geobrugg: Manufacturers of protection solutions, driving innovation and industry standards since 1951. Go to website
  • Hesselberg Hydro: Specializes in the application of asphalt in hydraulic engineering, particularly for erosion protection and waterproofing. Go to website
  • Inland and Coastal: Manufactures and installs water access solutions for various maritime needs. Go to website
  • Jacobs: Delivers impactful global solutions to create a more connected, sustainable world. Go to website
  • Land and Water: Civil and environmental engineering experts maintaining the UK’s coastal, canal, and river networks. Go to website
  • Moffatt & Nichol: A global infrastructure advisory firm providing engineering and consulting services. Go to website
  • Ramboll: A global engineering, architecture, and consultancy company creating sustainable solutions. Go to website
  • Robert West: Delivers marine sector projects with a strong, hands-on management approach since 1977. Go to website
  • Waterman Aspen: A multidisciplinary consultancy providing sustainable solutions for various markets. Go to website

Highlights from the Event

One of the most memorable aspects of the conference was the pre-conference dinner hosted by Knights Brown on Wednesday, 24 April 2024. Held in the Hilton Utilita Bowl Ballroom, this event provided a fantastic opportunity for networking and fostering new connections in a relaxed, welcoming environment.

Looking Ahead

Our participation in Working in the Wet 2024 marks the beginning of a new chapter for Kaymac Marine. We are excited to build on the connections and knowledge gained from this event and look forward to contributing to future discussions and innovations in the maritime industry.

For those who missed the event, stay tuned for future updates and opportunities to connect with us. We are committed to advancing the maritime field through continuous innovation and collaboration.

Join Us

To learn more about our projects and initiatives, visit our website or contact us directly. We are eager to continue these conversations and explore new opportunities for collaboration.

Thank you to everyone who visited our booth and to ICE for organising such an impactful event. We look forward to seeing you at future conferences!