There are various risks involved in the safe operation of a marine boiler. Safety devices in the form of alarms and trips are thus installed to each boiler; to monitor, detect, and reduce risks of a possible accident ( Fire, Burn, Explosion, and meltdown ). Earlier ships use to have a steam propulsion system for … Read more Boiler Alarms And Trips | 5 Common Boiler Safety Devices
With high temperature, heavy noises and continues vibration, an engine room is not a very suitable place to work in. But ask any senior marine engineer and he would explain the difference between theory and practice with the working in E.C.R to getting real knowledge working dirty in the engine room. Every marine engineer on … Read more Things You Must Know About Engine Room !
One of the most common questions in Interviews and discussions; “What is the difference between two and four-stroke Marine Diesel Engine”? We all heard about it, we all learn about it. Yet at the time of necessity, we always forget one or two main points to say. So to brush up your knowledge and get … Read more 15 Accurate Difference Between 2 And 4 Stroke Marine Engine
A centrifugal pump is one of the simplest installations of any plant / Engine room. It transfers fluid by the action of the rotation energy of the impeller. This is achieved by converting the kinetic energy of the impeller blades into the pressure energy of the pumped liquid. Here the energy changes occur under two … Read more Centrifugal Pump Maintenance | Learn What Killing Your Pump
A high-speed centrifugal purifier is used on a ship to separate unwanted contaminants from lube and fuel oil. On the ship, we use separate marine purifiers for lube and fuel oil. While for lube oil only use centrifuge but for fuel oil, we use both centrifuge and gravity separation. The gravity separation uses a settling … Read more Centrifugal Purifier on Ship: Basic Principle and Working
A seafarer must always be prepared to tackle emergency situations. To tackle any emergency with confidence special drills and training are conducted onboard ships. But still, people sometimes panic during his watch in an emergency. Thus it’s important to know what should be done under certain events doing Watch keeping in Emergencies. Action Required In … Read more A Guide On Watch keeping Duties Under Emergency