Raunek

Raunek

Raunek Kantharia is a marine engineer turned maritime writer and professional blogger. After a brief stint at the sea, he founded Marine Insight in 2010. Apart from managing Marine Insight, he also writes for a number of maritime magazines and websites.
Marine Engine working
Main Engine

How Ship’s Engine Works?

Marine engines on ships are some of the most sophisticated and complicated engineering creations. Let’s take a general overview of the working principle, types, construction and maintenance of ship’s engines

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female seafarers
Life At Sea

The Brave Journey of Women Seafarers

Throughout history, we have always seen shipping as a male-dominated industry. Over the last two decades, however, brave women have been breaking stereotypes and foraying into the maritime world, creating an identity for themselves.

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seafarer alone
Marine Careers

7 Reasons Deck Cadets and Junior Engineers are Not Getting Jobs

The present situation of lack of job opportunities for deck cadets and junior marine engineers is getting grimmer each day. It is high time that concrete steps are taken in the right direction to bring maritime jobs in the market. We bring to you seven reasons for deck cadets or junior engineers not getting a job in the present marine market condition.

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