Category Archives: safety first

Inspection at Abu Dhabi

Just few days ago we have passed office audit by GL. This was first time for the last Five years when we did it without any observations. Clear report was issued. It is happened on 28th of March, and on … Continue reading

Posted in audit, ISM, ISPS, Nautischer Inspektor Hamburg, safety first, security, vessels

Again pirates!!

Again pirates!! This time mv Patriot was hijacked 180 nm from Somalian coast on 25th of april 2009. It is vessel of the Blumenthal Shipping company, for which I have been worked for more then one year as nautical superintendent. … Continue reading

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Yes, We did it!

Finaly, we found a new charterer for one of our container vessel. On Monday, the 6th of April – I am planning to go to Denmark, to assist the vessel passing Flag change GL survey.Germasche Loyd is also going to … Continue reading

Posted in crysis, safety first

Immersion suits – regulation and reality on board.

All you well know that from summer 2006 new regulation came in force in regards of immersion suits – the quantity should be now exactly the same as crew members on board – plus some additional to be placed in … Continue reading

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