27 February

Prime Marine’s M/T “Flagship Lotus” transiting the Suez Canal

Prime Marine’s M/T “Flagship Lotus” transiting the Suez Canal:   Resource:

25 February

All about Seaspan Leadership Conference 2019 in Abu Dhabi

22 of February: Welcome dinner at the Diyafah Ballroom Terrace😊👇    23 of February: 1st day of Conference⚓️👇   After 1st day of conference: visit to Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque followed by dinner 🕌   24 of February: 2nd day of Conference. Handing of awards for 5 and 10 years of work in the company, including […]

21 February

Know more: Dynamic Positioning System

Dynamic positioning (DP) is a computer-controlled system to automatically maintain a vessel’s position and heading by using its own propellers and thrusters. Position reference sensors, combined with wind sensors, motion sensors and gyrocompasses, provide information to the computer pertaining to the vessel’s position and the magnitude and direction of environmental forces affecting its position. Examples of vessel types […]

19 February

Prime Marine’s M/T “Brook Trout” passing Tolokiwa Island, Vitiaz Strait

14 February

Interesting: the most significant and loaded seaports of the world

Сегодня мы сосредоточим свое внимание на самых продуктивных «морских воротах» мира, в которых ежедневно происходит перевалка, прибытие и отплытие просто гигантского количества кораблей и грузов. Глядя на количество обрабатываемых ими двадцатифутовых эквивалентов (так называемые TEU – от англ. twenty-foot equivalent unit), впору по-настоящему восхититься. И в данный ТОП войдут именно такие порты – самые значимые, […]

12 February

Polar Code: seafarers need to be ready to sail in the ice conditions

  According to the amendments to the STCW Convention, navigators must take appropriate courses in swimming in polar waters. This regulation became mandatory from July 1, 2018, when the amendments came into force. The Polar Code says that vessels navigating in high latitudes must be staffed by suitably qualified personnel. To do this, captains, senior […]