Category: Deck

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Rescue Boat Launching

Rescue boat launching into the water must be done every month to ensure it´s proper operation in times of emergency. I was picked to join with Chief Officer and Third Officer to test the...

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Cape Forby Safety Awareness

It was October 2009 when we held a safety awareness meeting for the crew and for the whole fleet from my company. We discuss about anything about our safety onboard, what to do and...

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Transit in High Risk Area (Gulf of Aden)

Preparations before transiting the Gulf of Aden When the ship from travelling from Asia to Europe and there are two possibilities where to pass either South Africa or Suez Canal. If you will cross...

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Cleaning the Ship with the Captain

Proper maintenance of a ship is essential, you need to clean it every time and more often besides from overhauling the machinery. The cleanliness of the ship is one of the good factors for...