Catamaran

Fueling hazards of gasoline boats

Introduction to Fueling Hazards in Gasoline Boats Gasoline-powered boats are a common sight on waters around the world, favored by…

Engineers on Wind Turbine

Safeguarding the Future: Ensuring Offshore Wind Success at FOSS and Shoreline Marine Terminals

Introduction to Offshore Wind Development and Marine Safety The offshore wind industry represents a transformative leap forward in sustainable energy…

Tugboat

Investing in a Tugboat? Consider these things.

Introduction Purchasing a tugboat is a significant investment, often critical to the success of maritime operations. Whether for towing, ship…

Francis Scott Key Bridge

The Intersection of Technology and Marine Safety: A Closer Look Following the Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Introduction: Technology’s Role in Enhancing Marine Safety The intersection of technology and marine safety has never been more critical, as…

Francis Scott Key Bridge

The Economic and Legal Ripple Effects of Maritime Disasters: Insights from the Baltimore Bridge Collapse

1. Introduction to the Economic and Legal Ripple Effects of Maritime Disasters The collapse of Baltimore’s Francis Scott Key Bridge…

Francis Scott Key Bridge

Navigating the Complexities of Marine Safety: Lessons from the Baltimore Bridge Incident

Introduction to Marine Safety and the Baltimore Bridge Incident The recent collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore,…

Tug Boat drag Barge ship , No International Sewage sludge Pollution Prevention Certificate

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…

Orange life vest on the boat

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…

Aged engineer or master pointing at vessel and talking to his young colleague in workshop

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…

Two dock workers holding paperwork while standing in the shipyard

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…

Stormy sky and ocean waves splashing harbour wall

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…

Beautiful view of the port at sunset

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…