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Guidance for the Prevention of Rollover in LNG Ships (eBook)

The primary objective of this paper is to inform and advise the owners and operators of LNG carriers about the issues surrounding rollover. This guid...

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A Seafarers' Bill of Rights (eBook)

An ITF Guide for Seafarers to the ILO Maritime Labour Convention, 2006. ...

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A Practical Guide to Damage Stability Assessment - SOLAS Regulation on Damage Stability (eBook)

This free paper is intended to provide clarification for the initial preparation of damage stability assessment and to the use of the new ship damage...

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Bulk Cargo Loading and Discharging Guidance (eBook)

This publication is intended to provide the shipping community with guidance and information on the loading and discharging of bulk carriers to remai...

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Assessing competence using computers (eBook)

Computer use onboard has become more common-place for training but raises the resultant question of how do you monitor how effective that training is...

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New Generation Training (eBook)

Covers the importance of computer based training and tips for successful adoption (3pp). ...

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How are customised training packages assembled to suit the client (eBook)

There is a trend towards shipping companies developing tailor made CBT Training to suit their needs, this paper considers several options that are av...

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Standardisation of e-learning / CBT(eBook)

Covers what can be standardised in CBT packages. An e-learning (CBT) package always consists of training modules, some method of assessment and a com...

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Assessing competence using computers - Abbr from CBT paper(eBook)

The use of the pc onboard is now becoming more common-place for training but raises the resultant question of how do you monitor how effective that t...

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Brief Historical Review of the Gas Carrier Industry(eBook)

An overview of the carriage of Liquefied Gas by sea, both LPG and LNG from the 1950's to the present day (4pp). ...

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Careers at Sea(eBook)

Captain Michael Lloyd writes on those who wish to consider making a career at sea (6 pp). ...

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Types of Liquefied Gas Carriers(eBook)

An introduction to the various types of Liquefied Gas Carrier, both LPG and LNG (7pp) ...

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Collisions, groundings and near misses(eBook)

These notes are abridged from a technical paper that was prepared for the Tanker Safety Forum in Singapore 2006 (4pp). ...

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Guidelines on Early Assessment of Hull Damage and Possible Need for Abandonment of Bulk Carriers (eBook)

Recommendations emerging from IMO to make Bulk Carriers safer ships have now to be implemented. Changes in classification rules overseen by IACS an...

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Bulk Carriers Handle With Care (eBook)

Part of a continuing series of publications dedicated to safer bulk carrier operations. 10.2mb ...

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Liquefied Natural Gas LNG Proceedings USCG (eBook)

This Proceedings issue is a compilation of articles on LNG from a diverse mixture of Coast Guard, government, industry, and academic members as well ...

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Water Ingress Monitoring A Guide for Masters of Bulk Carriers (eBook)

BIMCO has published specific guidance on what to do in the event of activation of the Water Ingress Detection or Monitoring system (WIDS). 0.3mb ...

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Manual on Loading and unloading of solid bulk cargoes for terminal representatives (eBook)

Recommendations emerging from IMO to make Bulk Carriers safer ships have now to be implemented. 0.8mb ...

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Shipbuilding and Repair Quality Standard SARQS (eBook)

This standard provides guidance on shipbuilding quality standards for the hull structure during new construction and the repair standard. 11.2mb ...

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Environmental Performance of Tanker Designs in Collision and Grounding (eBook)

Following the grounding of the Exxon Valdez in Prince William Sound in March 1989, which resulted in the loss of more than 11 million gallons of crud...

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Shipboard Automatic Identification System AIS Displays (eBook)

In recent years the marine transportation system has come under increasing attention. Among the concerns are its safety and efficiency, prevention of...

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Radar Navigation and Manoeuvering Board Manual (eBook)

Includes expanded chapters on ARPA, operating manual for modern commercial radar. 46.7mb ...

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US Navigation Rules (eBook)

International Rules - The International Collision Rules in this ebook were formalized in the Convention on the International Regulations for Preventi...

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Icebreaking Operations Levels Of Service (eBook)

This book is a valuable addition to any library of ice navigation or ice seamanship covering ice breakers and ice breaking operations, route assistan...

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Chart No 1 USA Nautical Chart Symbols Abbreviations and Terms (eBook)

Symbols used by the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO), NOAA, and NGA. 84mb ...

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Distances Between Ports (eBook)

Distances between worldwide ports over routes that afford the safest passage. Departure Ports are listed alphabetically with distances to arrival po...

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World Port Index (eBook)

Location, characteristics, known facilities, and available services of major ports, shipping facilities, and oil terminals throughout the world (2009...

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SOLAS Chapter V Safety of Navigation (eBook)

Chapter V, Safety of Navigation, of the annex to the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS V) has been substantially revised....

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American Practical Navigator (eBook)

New edition of The American Practical Navigator, "Bowditch," the definitive work on navigation.   Nathanial Bowditch first published this...

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CS CL CO Controlling Garbage And Plastic Wastes At Sea (eBook)

The international maritime community has taken steps to restrict garbage discharged overboard from vessels to curb environmental harm. The fundamenta...

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Controlling Hydrocarbon Emissions From Tank Vessel Loading (eBook)

Several states are considering placing controls on vapor emissions from the loading and ballasting of tankships and barges carrying volatile organic ...

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Spills of Nonfloating Oils Risk and Response (eBook)

Maritime accidents that result in oil spills are high on the list of public environmental concerns. These spills are difficult to control and can con...

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Confined Space Safe Practice (eBook)

Originally developed using the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health publication “ A G...

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Ship Types Overview (eBook)

Ever wonder what the following ships all looked like: VLCC, Product Tanker, Chemical tanker, Ice strengthened tanker, ore carrier, capesize bulker, p...

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Guidance of Surveyors Navigational Equipment (eBook)

These Instructions are issued by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA), for the guidance of Surveyors inspecting navigational equipment installati...

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ESD Arrangements & Linked Ship/Shore Systems For Liquefied Gas Carriers (eBook)

This paper was the result of concerns that SIGTTO members had about the various interpretations of the function requirements for ESD systems, particu...

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Report On The Effects Of Fire On LNG Carrier Containment Systems (eBook)

This SIGTTO report investigates the response of LNGC cargo tanks exposed to a large enveloping pool fire that could possibly result from the spillage...

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Simulation Information Paper. The Use of Computer Simulation in LNG Shipping and Terminal Applications (eBook)

This 2010 SIGTTO paper offers guidance in the use of LNG simulation tools for a wide variety of applications during the development and operation of ...

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International Code of Signals (eBook)

Descriptions plus photos for all signals: visual, sound, and radio. Focused on situations related to safety of navigation and personnel. 2.2mb ...

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The Manning Problem (eBook)

Discusses the current manning situation of ships at sea today (11pp). ...

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Anchorages - The Need for Better Design (eBook)

Regulations about the conduct of ships on the high seas and government authorities continue to update the routeing requirements around their coast li...

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A Training Ship for the British Merchant Navy (eBook)

A Training Ship for the British Merchant Navy (4pp). ...

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Shipping Terms and Acronyms (eBook)

Shipping Terms from AA (Always Afloat) to Zulu Time and Acronyms from AAPMA to WWNWS ...

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LNG Transfer Arms and Manifold Procedures (eBook)

This paper has been prepared following reports of confusion and misunderstanding among some ship and jetty operators over the safe conduct of this op...

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CDI Best Practice Recommendations Regarding the use of Nitrogen. (eBook)

In spring 2012, The CDI Marine Executive Board instructed its Technical Committee to draw up a Best Practice Recommendation regarding the use of nitr...

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The Selection and Testing of Valves for LPG Applications (eBook)

This paper applies only to valves installed on LPG vessels. This document can, however, provide guidance on valves at LPG terminals. It is designed t...

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LNG and LPG Experience Matrix (eBook)

This free information paper offers transparent guidance to the assessment of the risk profile in relation to the officer complement by balancing thre...

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