Incident 1 The duty engineer noticed smoke and fire coming from a main engine turbocharger lagging. The bridge was informed immediately, and the main engine control was transferred to emergency … [Read more...] about Marine Digest -Engine room fire safety– LAGGING’S
CIC Inspection Campaign on Emergency Systems and Procedures in in progress from 1 September 2019 to 30 November 2019. Emergency generator operations, familirisation of the vessel staff with its … [Read more...] about Marine Digest: Detentions due to defects in emergency generators.
The most important thing for the ship crew is to understand the requirements clearly. The fuel received onboard the ship will be considered as one of the most important evidence for any … [Read more...] about How to prepare for PSC inspections after 2020 sulphur cap.
Exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) came into force with the IMO 2020 global sulphur cap. Ports around the world are looking at the impact of scrubber use in their waters. A number of ports and … [Read more...] about List of Ports having ban on EGCS wash water discharge.
As we were discussing hiring oil tanker for storing cheap crude oil, there is a new kid in the block with some out innovative idea for large scale storage. Composite material shipbuilding company, … [Read more...] about INNOVATION- Chinese firm Submarinergy is fast building 5000-Ton crude floating storage units (CFSU)