Oil drilling from the oceans is a very interesting subject to read and to learn about. Professionals who work on oil rigs live an interesting, adventurous, and arduous life. However, it has to be noted that there are some people who work in the oil drilling industry whose work is not as famous and recognized as it should be. One such profession is that of the toolpusher.
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The profession of a radio officer is a very important profession in the maritime field; but it’s something that has been going low for quite a while in today’s times. A radio officer is a person who helps to monitor and keep track of the communications aspect in a ship.
An expedition ship or an expedition vessel is solely used for the purpose of pleasure travelling. In simpler term, they can also be termed as cruise ships.
A crane vessel or crane ship is of great significance because of their contribution in many important constructions in trickier parts of the seas and oceans.
Trawler is a type of shipping vessel which has undergone several modifications over the period of time. Find out about types of trawlers in the article inside.
Ferry is a type of ship which is used extensively throughout the whole world. Find out about the different types of ferries that are used in the shipping world.
Trade has always demanded the need for an existence of shipping of goods from one place to another. Haulage of dry bulk always challenged the shipping industry until it introduced its first dry bulk carrier, SS John Bowes, in 1852. Shortly, much better carriers were launched and continue to be launched even today which is […]
In conjunction with the fruition of the oil industry, the expertise of oil haulage has forever been going forward. This fact was yet again proved right with the launch of the oil tanker, Dar Salwa, in November of 2010. KOTC (Kuwait Oil Tankers Company), as part of their modernizing route of action, received the Dar […]
MS Beryl is a super- large container ship delivered to the Greek shipping company, Niki by STX offshore & shipbuilding. It is a 13,000 twenty-foot equivalent ( TEU) cargo ship equipped with eco- friendly functions.