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Pollution Prevention: A Maritime Responsibility. A Discussion by New Bedford’s Maritime Safety Experts

1. Introduction to Pollution Prevention in Maritime Operations Pollution prevention within the maritime industry is a critical aspect of maintaining…

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Safety Equipment Evaluation: The importance of evaluating safety equipment on vessels and ensuring it meets industry standards

1. Introduction to Safety Equipment Evaluation on Vessels The maritime industry, characterized by its inherent risks, places paramount importance on…

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Seamanship Skills Every Sailor Should Master – A breakdown of essential seamanship skills, from knot-tying to weather forecasting

1. Introduction to Essential Seamanship Skills Seamanship skills are the cornerstone of safe and efficient maritime operations, encompassing a broad…

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Vessel Suitability Assessment: The process of assessing the suitability of vessels for offshore wind tasks and the criteria used

1. Introduction to Vessel Suitability for Offshore Wind Tasks The burgeoning field of offshore wind energy requires a fleet of…

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Weather Risk Mitigation: Strategies for mitigating weather-related risks during offshore wind farm construction and maintenance

1. Introduction to Weather Risk Mitigation in Offshore Wind Projects The construction and maintenance of offshore wind farms are highly…

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From Tugboats to Tankers: Tailored Appraisal Techniques for Every Type of Working Boat

1. Introduction to Working Boat Appraisals The maritime industry relies heavily on the efficiency and safety of its fleet to…

Tug boat Drag Pull Cargo container Vessel ship for Slow Velocity down

Understanding the Vital Role of Tugboats in Modern Maritime Operations

Introduction to Tugboats: The Powerhouses of Ports Tugboats, often simply referred to as tugs, are the stalwart workhorses of the…

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Understanding SOLAS: A Comprehensive Overview

Introduction to SOLAS: Safeguarding Lives at Sea The International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) represents a…

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Immersion Suits: SOLAS and USCG-certified

Introduction to Immersion Suits and Their Role in Maritime Safety Immersion suits, often referred to as survival suits, are critical…

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Risk Management: Piers, Docks, and Wharfs Safety

Introduction to Risk Management in Marine Structures Piers, docks, and wharfs are vital components of maritime infrastructure, serving as the…

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Harvesting Energy and Seafood: Balancing Commercial Fishing and Offshore Wind for Marine Safety

Introduction to Balancing Energy and Seafood Harvesting The quest for sustainable growth has led to a critical crossroad where the…

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Maritime Safety in the U.S.: Their Roles and What They Oversee

Introduction to Maritime Safety in the U.S. The realm of maritime safety is vast and complex, requiring a multifaceted approach…