Guidelines

How the Water Locks of Panama Canal Work?

One of the major artificial waterways in the world, Panama Canal connects the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean, cutting…

A Guide To Marine Gas Oil and LSFO Used On Ships

Marine Gas Oil is still one of the most preferred clean fuels used on ships when it comes to curtailing…

Types of Piston Rings and Piston Ring Maintenance

Learn about different types of piston rings used in marine engines. Also, find out about their function and general maintenance…

Understanding Crude Oil Washing Operation on Oil Tanker Ships

Crude oil tankers carry different grades of fuel oil in the same cargo tanks. It is therefore important that the…

A Guide To Verified Gross Mass (VGM) For Shipping

No container is allowed to be loaded on board a ship unless its Verified Gross Mass or VGM has been…

Why Nautical Mile and Knot Are The Units Used at Sea?

Do you know why the units nautical mile and knots used for measuring distance and speed at sea? Find it…

CONEX Containers – History, Dimensions, Features And Uses

CONEX containers are one of the most iconic developments in the history of transportation and logistics, as they revolutionized the…

Fighting Coronavirus On Ships – Steps Seafarers Should Take

Seafarers can play an important role in fighting the Coronavirus outbreak by taking precautionary measures mentioned in the article.

Types of Life-Saving Equipment Onboard Ships

Learn about the main types of life-saving equipment used for evacuating and saving lives of people at sea.