Safety on a ship is a priority for everyone in the maritime industry, as such it is planned for in the design and construction of a vessel. There are safety devices fitted onboard a vessel to detect issues.
A vessel requires fluids such as fuel oil, diesel oil, lube oil, hydraulic oil, drinking water, fresh water, ballast water, etc for its operations on a voyage.
Scavenge fire has been the reason for several major accidents on ships in the past. In this article, we share with you everything you need to know about scavenge fires..
It is very important that the engineer on watch takes a walk around the engine room on taking over watch to scan through the various thermometer and pressure gauges ...