The Drug & Alcohol Policy for ships is a mandatory regulation, which is to be strictly followed by those working on ships. Find out what exactly is mentioned in the drug and alcohol policy of ships.
Archives for November 2012
The largest fish feed carrier and also the First LNG Powered Ship in the World, MS Hoydal offers the most optimum answer to the problem of emanations of toxic gases and fumes at the sea.
With limited time in hand and plenty of things to do, seafarers need to make the best of their shore leave time. Find out how to plan and have a great shore-leave.
Once a chart is published, constantly changing navigational features and aids or other relevant information have to be promulgated in order to update the ships navigating in those areas. Find out different methods of updating navigation charts on ships.
Dealing with difficult seafarers on board ship is tough. Learn how to deal with such difficult people and also improve your relationship with them at the same time.
Working on ships is not an easy task. Negligible social life, monotonous routines, and harsh working conditions are some of the many difficulties faced by seafarers on board ships. This leads to both physical and psychological stress.
We all love fictional, larger-than-life characters portrayed in movies and novels. And when these characters are ship captains, we love them even more for the charm and mystery that surrounds them. Find out ten of such famous fictional captains of the maritime world.
Research Vessel is a special type of ship which is used to carry out a variety of research at the sea. Find out more about research ships and its types in here.
Handheld grinders (angle grinders) are used for a variety of purposes on board ships such as cutting, grinding and polishing surfaces. Find out the precautions to be taken while grinding using hand held grinders.