Watch this video to understand how a ship propeller works and how it enables the ship to move in the water.
The world’s largest ship HMM Algeciras departed on its maiden voyage to Europe with a world record container load.
Nineteen sailors were killed and about 15 others were injured when an Iranian naval vessel was accidentally hit by a missile fired during a naval exercise in Gulf of Oman.
Dryad Global reported three separate piracy incidents in a single day.
A 21-year-old Aframax tanker, Jag Leela, caught severe fire in an Indonesian ship repair yard. According to reports, several explosions occurred on the ship followed by a massive fire with black smoke. The tanker was undergoing repairs at Waruna Shipyard in Belawan, Medan.
With the questions being so sensitive, we put together a webinar – ‘Seafarers’ Welfare in COVID-19 crisis’, wherein we invited four our panellists from different streams of the fraternity.
Seafarers can play an important role in fighting the Coronavirus outbreak by taking precautionary measures mentioned in the article.
Stress and anxiety are affecting the mental health of seafarers like never before. Check out five online courses which can help you fight stress and regain your sanity.
Chemical tanker MT Minera Virgo was attacked and boarded by a group of pirates while underway some 45 nautical miles off South Cotonou, Benin in the Gulf of Guinea yesterday.