Captain Grant Livingstone is a 1980 graduate of California Maritime Academy with a 37 year career at sea, sailing on general cargo ships, LPG tankers, containerships and towing vessels. The last 25 years spent as a harbor pilot in the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach California, actively involved in training pilots and tug masters internationally. Authored various articles on emergency training for pilots and tug masters, co- authored “Tug Use Offshore” Nautical Institute 2005 and contributing author for ‘Unusual Vessels’ and ‘War Ships’ in “IMPA on Pilotage” Witherby Publishing 2015 by the International Maritime Pilots Association. Captain Grant Livingstone is also a lay Stephen Minister providing one on one individual care for 12 years (Stephen Ministries St; Louis MO).
Monday, November 30, 2020
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Is English the True International Language of the Sea?
In 1988 the IMO made “Seaspeak” the international language of the sea. English is the principle language base of Seaspeak because it was the most common language spoken at sea...
Friday, May 4, 2018
Monday, July 3, 2017
Five (Or More) Short Blasts – On Sounding The Danger Signal
This is PART 3 of a series about the COLREGs. Scroll down for links to Part 1 & 2 by Captain Grant H. Livingstone The Grand Daddy of COLREGs debate and interpretation...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Monday, January 30, 2017
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