Ahead of the incoming Global Sulphur Cap restrictions that will impose a ban on all marine fuels with & 0.50% sulphur content from January 1, 2020, Rivertrace Limited have published a technical white paper that focusses on scrubber technology options and washwater monitoring.
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Like any other mechanical machinery on board ships, motors also have their own running hours, after which, the complete overhauling of the motor is to be done to ensure efficient working and performance.
Ships trading in designated emission control areas will have to use fuel oil on board with sulphur content of no more than 0.10% from 1st January 2015. Learn everything you want to know about the new sulphur limits inside the article.
The job of a chief officer on board ships is an challenging one, occupied with several tasks and responsibilities. Let’s take a look at a day in the life of a chief officer on ship.
Preventing crankcase explosion on a ship requires special equipment, tools, and knowledge. In this article we will learn about the different ways to fight crankcase explosion on a ship.
A mixture of thrill, adventure, and great learning opportunity in every dive, a career in underwater exploration is the new hottest career on the block. What does it takes to be an underwater explorer? What are the benefits and what kind of courses are to be done? Find out if a career in underwater exploration is the right thing for you or not.
Ship is a floating city which requires power or electricity for several of its functions. In this article we will learn as to how power is generated and supplied on a ship.
Responding to changing regulations ICS has launched of the third edition of its essential Guidelines on the Application of the ILO MLC, the only fully up to date guide to MLC for all involved with the employment of seafarers.
The application of protective coating of anti fouling paints results in a smooth hull devoid of any marine fouling, which decreases the frictional resistance caused by the water flow. The anti-fouling paints decrease the load on the engine and increase fuel efficiency.