Safety of life at sea is the highest concern in the shipping industry and therefore several norms and regulations have been laid down to meet the minimum level of safe operation and procedures to avoid any mishap. In spite of all the regulations, some accidents are hard to avoid. Thus, SOLAS clearly describes the minimum […]
Oil Discharge monitoring & control system (ODMCS) is used to prevent the pollution of sea by oil due to the discharge from ballast and bilge spaces from tankers
A propeller guard or a prop guard, as it is more commonly known, consists of a steel cage which surrounds the propeller. The prop guard freely allows the movement of the propeller and safeguards it against rough underwater parts.
Having dinner at a floating restaurant is an experience in its own. Great food along with waterside ambience is an incomparable package. In this article we have mentioned some of the best floating restaurants from around the world.
A jack up rig is a type of oil rig platform. Another term used for jack up support system is jack up platform. They are very common and popular occurrence when it comes to drilling oil from its oceanic reservoir.
Shipping containers are recycled and used in a variety of ways to solve a number of problems. Mentioned herein are twenty six most innovative and famous ways in which shipping containers are presently being used around the world.
These are the marine equipment’s specially designed for the purpose of imparting safety to the port and vessels against collision with other vessels. These are special equipment designed to provide the cushion effect to ship, boats or other naval vessels when they experience collision against other vessels, wharves, piers and ports or berths. These are […]
A Maritime Lawyer is a person who is specialized in that branch of law which specifically deals with the aspect of marine industry on the whole.
Ever heard about marine salvage? Marine salvage is nothing but rescuing ships which are grounded or have met with similar accidents. Find out more about marine salvage in the article inside.