Impact of Covid-19 on Shipping Industry

Impact of Covid-19 on Shipping Industry

If there is one community that contributes and suffer the most after the medical employees are the fellow seafarers. As we are heading towards the normalcy we need to acknowledge the effects of COVID 19 on the shipping industry in general and hardship on seafarers. Not just they suffer the mental baggage to work beyond … Read more

What Is Reserve Buoyancy? ( Ships Stability )

What Is Reserve Buoyancy? ( Ships Stability )

Reserve buoyancy is a key concept of ships stability lessons. Without which you simply cannot understand practical operation of ship and its seaworthiness. The term reserve buoyancy refers to the volume of enclosed space or the part of ship above the waterline that can be made watertight. In short it is the watertight volume of … Read more

How Lifeboat Work And Where Are They Used?

How Lifeboat Work And Where Are They Used?

A lifeboat has always been an integral part of life-saving equipment on the ship. It’s considered as the last resort to safety challenges on board ships. Thus it is important to maintain the required number of lifeboats at all times. Lifeboats are basically a smaller boat designated for carrying out emergency abandonment of the ship. … Read more