Even with the highest standards of automation provided on ships, seafarers must follow few checks while operating machinery systems from remote position. Learn about ten important points to consider while handling machinery remotely.
A ship’s bosun dies while using a provision basket for cleaning engine room vent on board a ship. Learn more about the unfortunate accident inside the article.
For your convenience we have prepared a checklist that can be used for making the ship ready before departure from the port. Download and use the engine room departure checklist for free.
A port state control inspector ensures that the ship coming to the respective port is not a threat to its waters. The article explains what are the important things a port state inspector can check in the engine room of a ship
Sea water started to enter in an uncontrolled manner and overflow into the engine room after the engine staff failed to secure the cover on the sea water strainer housing. Engine room was flooded in 10 minutes and the Master ordered that the vessel be blacked out and the engine room evacuated.
In this article we will discuss the importance of entire documentation along with the important documents which comes under engine department of the ship.
Engine room flooding is one of the scariest situations on a ship. One gets panicked and restless in such emergency on a ship. In this article we will find out what should be done in case of engine room flooding.
An Engineer on watch (EOW) slipped and suffered severe injury while descending the ladder in the engine room. Learn more about the accident inside the article.
Have you ever seen the engine room of a cargo ship? Watch this video to know how it looks from the inside.