To know marine terminology is a must for the boat owners, seafarer and people in the marine industry. Even for the beginner it is must to know and understand; common maritime terms related to his or her ship or boat. The majority of these terms are related to vessel position and direction of movement. For … Read more Marine Terminology For Boat Ships & Sailors
Whether it’s for a boating trip, cruise, night boat party or just a ferry ride; you want an outfit that suits your personality. Boating outfit becomes even more important when; you are invited by your neighbor or a friend to join them on a dinner on boat or yacht. With boat parties imminent around the … Read more 10 Best Boating Outfit For Girls To Try This Summer
A handheld VHF marine radio is your lifeline at sea; be on ship, water craft or boat sailing, fishing or just doing your job. Whether you need to connect to the coast guards, send rescue signal, talk to other vessels, contact bridge or contact other crew on large ships; a handheld VHF marine radio is … Read more Best Handheld VHF Marine Radio of 2019 | Review & Comparison
Working at sea i can clearly say living on ship or oceanic complex ( Life at Sea ) in the middle of the water is a different lifestyle; than what we usually see around on land. While career at sea provides you with unparalleled opportunities whether in terms of standard of life; work culture, diversity … Read more Life At Sea | Experience Of New Joiners On Merchant Ship
The best way to avoid overloading your boat is to not load it beyond a certain limit. It is not important because the U.S federal law wants you to load within a limit. But also because you want to keep yourself and your loved ones safe in the water. A boat can only handle a … Read more What Is The Best Way To Avoid Overloading Your Boat?
There are far many types of boat ( Boat Types ) out there than any other water vessels; thanks to our love for boating and boats and desire to have the perfect boat type for our needs. Boating is all about to take a dip in the ocean and enjoy what you like i.e sailing, … Read more What Are The Different Boat Types? | Explained With Pictures
A large part of the cargo moves from one part of the world to another unnoticed yet safe; thanks to the 20 feet long cargo containers and who carries them. Container shipping is one of the key parts of the global transportation industry; the one which carries these cargo containers from one country to another. … Read more Top 10 Container Shipping Companies In The World
A hose is a flexible tube used to transfer fluid from one place to another. On ship hoses are used at times for drains, fresh water supply, fire fighting, exhaust outlet, bunkering and cargo operation. Different standards of hose are used for above specified jobs; following one or ore rules and recommendations. A marine hose … Read more Standards For Marine Bunkering Hoses
There is a misconception among most of us ( non mariners ) that ship float at sea but sinks in river water. Somehow it seems to be obvious as we don’t usually see ship in a river; Right? But in reality a ship floats deeper in river than that at sea due to change in … Read more Why Does A Ship Float At Sea But Sinks In River?
Marpol Annex 5 states for the regulation and prevention of marine pollution due to ships garbage. It came into force on 31st December 1988 with new improved regulation for disposing garbage at sea. The original Marpol annex 5 ( 1988 version ) only prohibits disposal of plastics at sea with regulation for other garbage in … Read more Marpol Annex 5 And Its Latest Amendments