Looking for Red Flags when loading clay cargoes
Tim Moss, Director of Science Asia has written a paper alerting ship operators to the risks of liquefaction when carrying certain clay cargoes.
Advice for those giving expert evidence
Nick Haslam, Principal Master Mariner has contributed to the Nautical Institute’s latest publication: Guidelines for the Maritime Expert Witness.
ISU Associate Members’ Day
Nick Haslam, Principal Master Mariner has also recently taken part in a panel discussion with the International Salvage Union (ISU). The ISU Associate Members' Day was a...
Urgently addressing electric fire risk on vessels
Firefighting strategies for electric and other vehicle fires on ro-ro and ro-pax vessels.
Will $100 Oil Become the New Normal ?
For anyone following the oil markets, the past few weeks have been tumultuous to say the least. In the immediate term, prices have rocketed to over $100 a barrel. But, with the...
Japan Certifies Wind-Assisted Sail Propulsion Ships
Japan has certified new ship designs that incorporate hard sails and wind kites.