Presentations available for download

All presentations that were made during the different events, seminars and workshops of the BALEX DELTA 2018 exercise are now available for download. Briefing 1: Why do we need Balex Delta (by Sonja Dobo, MSB) Briefing 2: Introduction to HELCOM (by Markus Helavuori, HELCOM) Briefing 3: Balex Delta 2018 scenario (by Fredrik Tyren, Swedish Coast… Continue reading Presentations available for download

Opening speech by Nils Svartz, MSB

Speech by Nils Svartz, Senior Advisor at MSB (Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency), on the occasion of the opening ceremony of the BALEX DELTA 2018 exercise, Karlskrona, Sweden, 27 August 2018   Dear marine pollution and civil protection experts, dear friends! Living here on the shoreline of the world’s most beautiful sea is a commitment and… Continue reading Opening speech by Nils Svartz, MSB

Opening speech by Heli Haapasaari, chair of the HELCOM Response Working Group

Speech by Heli Haapasaari, chair of the HELCOM Response Working Group, on the occasion of the opening ceremony of the BALEX DELTA 2018 exercise, Karlskrona, Sweden, 27 August 2018   Dear participants of the 29th Baltic Sea operational marine pollution response exercise! As the chair of the HELCOM Response Working Group, I am very pleased… Continue reading Opening speech by Heli Haapasaari, chair of the HELCOM Response Working Group

Opening speech by Therese Mattsson, Director General of the Swedish Coast Guard

Speech by Therese Mattsson, Director General of the Swedish Coast Guard on the occasion of the opening ceremony of the BALEX DELTA 2018 exercise, Karlskrona, Sweden, 27 August 2018     Dear experts, friends and colleagues, It is with a feeling of strength, belonging and tremendous faith in our combined competence that I stand before… Continue reading Opening speech by Therese Mattsson, Director General of the Swedish Coast Guard

BALEX DELTA 2018: Baltic Sea region tests its ability to respond to major maritime incidents

The Baltic Sea region’s ability to respond to major maritime incidents will be thoroughly tested once more during the BALEX DELTA 2018 exercise that will be held in Karlskrona, Sweden from 27 to 30 August 2018. Held every year since 1989, the BALEX DELTA exercises are conducted under the framework of the Helsinki Convention that… Continue reading BALEX DELTA 2018: Baltic Sea region tests its ability to respond to major maritime incidents