Mohit

Mohit

Mohit Kaushik is a marine engineer sailing with Maersk Shipping. He handles website development and technical support at Marine Insight. Apart from handling web development projects, he also manages a logistics company and have a keen interest in modern logistic technologies .
Marine Technology

Bow Thrusters: Construction and Working

Bow thrusters are type of propellers, which are smaller in size and which help in better maneuverability of the ships at lower speeds. They are generally used for maneuvering the vessel near the coastal waters or while entering or leaving a port.

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Turbocharger
Main Engine

What is Turbocharger Surging?

Turbocharger surging is a phenomenon which reduces the efficiency and working output of a main engine’s turbocharger on a ship. Read inside to find out about turbocharger surging.

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Marine Electrical

Single Phasing in Electrical Motors: Causes, Effects, and Protection Methods

For proper working of any 3 phase induction motor it must be connected to a 3 phase alternating current (ac) power supply of rated voltage and load. Once these three phase motors are started they will continue to run even if one of the three phase supply lines gets disconnected. The loss of current through one of these phase supply is described as single phasing.

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Marine Environment

11 Major Oil Spills Of The Maritime World

Oil spills at sea have destroyed marine life and caused great damage both financially and environmentally. Some of the effects of these oil spills are still experienced by people of that area. We bring to you top eleven oil spills of the maritime world.

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ISC International Shore Coupling
Marine Safety

What is International Shore Connection?

The international shore connection is a universal hose connection that is to be provided on all ships as per the SOLAS requirement. The purpose of the International Shore Connection is to keep a standby hose attachment to get a connection from shore or from other ships in case there is a total failure of pumps onboard.

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Marine Careers

21 Websites to Find Maritime Jobs Online

With several maritime jobs websites coming-up these days, it has become fairly easy to look for your next job opportunity on ships or in the offshore industry. Check out twenty one websites you can use to search for your next maritime job.

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Philippines shipping engineer
Marine Careers

What Is Marine Engineering?

Marine engineering is the branch of study that deals with the design, development, production and maintenance of the equipments used at sea and on board sea vessels like boats, ships etc.

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