With the aim to improve safety and security of inland waterway transport operations in Colombia, a tailor-made training was set up to enhance capacity at the Ministry of Transport. This would form the basis to draft a directive for technical requirements and develop a uniform inspection protocol for inland vessels in Colombia.
With the grant from the TMT Nuffuci program, STC-Nestra executed training modules in cooperation with Universidad del Norte. The project was a good example of the synergy advantages between the different entities under the STC Group.
As a parallel activity, a seminar organized at Barranquilla Chamber of Commerce was conducted as part of a series of meetings themed “Building sustainable cities, focus at the river”.