Float Gauge Damage

Float Gauge Damage

What Happened? To rectify low insulation on 100V AC on main switch board, engineers have tried to switch the cargo control power system on/off numerous times.  Such frequent On/Off switching process caused electrical current surge to all cargo tanks level gauges electronic control system hence damaging the power control circuit  causing system black out.  Subsequent […]

Safe Navigation Using ECDIS as Primary

Safe Navigation Using ECDIS as Primary

SOLAS V/R.27 requires navigational charts (Paper & Electronic) are current and maintained up to date. The navigating officer shall correct Electronic Navigation Chart (ENC) & paper charts with latest NTM / navigational warning from all available sources to ensure safe navigation, protection of enviroment and avoidance of loss of life. Standard Operational Procedures (SOP) For […]

ROPE LADDER INCIDENT

Most accidents on board ship are caused by slip, trips, and fall.  Another incident again happened on 5th June 2018 at Chittagong Bangladesh.  A Master (age 57), while taking draft using rope ladder at about 22:00hrs, slipped and fell down into the river in low tide.  Other crews tried to save him by throwing lifebuoy, […]

Health & Safety at Work

Prevention Starts Here Safety Management Manual gives Master and crews rights. It sets out roles for crews on board which they can work together to make workplaces safer. Find out about health and safety concerns. 1. Master and Crews have the right to: Know about hazards and how to handle the situation. Refuse work if […]

Beware of Cybercrime!

Beware of Cybercrime!

Cybercrime can be about taking down a website, steal someone’s identity or taking control of network.  There are many types of crime categorized as cybercrime. The easiest target is not IT infrastructure, but people.  According to reports, 99% of attacks are aimed at people like us. We have a case ongoing whereby an officer being […]

CRISIS MANAGEMENT

CRISIS MANAGEMENT

Risk in ship operations can be high, multiple small incidences can turn into a major crisis. We have good experiences in handling Crisis professionally,  which we will be able to render such support to Shipowners.