The 15th International Symposium on Practical Design of Ships and Other Floating Structures (, by UNEW group in the session of Energy Efficiency. PRADS is a traditional series of triennial symposia, aiming at an international exchange of new knowledge and achievements with regard to the design, research and development of ships and other floating structures.

In the UNEW presentation, the overall aim of SusTunTech, and a section of works about fuel oil consumption forecast model development that have been accomplished by UNEW, was introduced. The model aims to forecast fuel consumption in future voyages of two tuna purse seiners, for route optimisation purpose. The participants that have been working on similar projects showed their interests to SusTunTech. UNEW group had discussions with them regarding to their questions.