Lube oil tests are carried out on board ships to keep a check on the quality of lubricating oils, so that marine machinery is not affected. Find out how to test lube oil on ship and various method to do so
Learn important points which maritime professionals must consider while preparing ships for lay-up. Also, find out about main types of lay-up and the basis on which a site is chosen.
Ship collision is an extremely dangerous accident which can lead to a major disaster if necessary steps are not taken in time. Learn about ten important points to consider during ship collision accident.
Undersea Cables are laid on the ocean floor by using cable ships. Cable Laying ships carry out this dexterous job in an extremely unique way, using technically advanced tools. In this article we will see how undersea cables are laid by cable ships.
A ship engineer must be able to guide the ship’s welder in identifying the metal of the machine or structural member that is to be repaired and suggest suitable electrode for welding the same. This guide to welding electrodes on ships is a must read for every marine engineer.
There are several factors that results in smooth working of a sewage treatment plant on a ship and this article enumerates all the maintenance and checks for that smooth running.An efficient running of a sewage treatment plant on a ship requires periodic maintenance and daily checks of the system.
Shock Pulse Monitoring also known as SPM is a patented technique of predictive maintenance by measuring vibration and shock pulses of bearing in motors and to identify their condition and operating life before the next overhaul procedure. Find out more inside.
A Ship’s hull roughness is a very important factor, which directly affects the power and fuel consumption of the ship’s main engine. The hull roughness can be determined by a tool known as hull roughness analyzer.