Friday, October 9, 2009
Thursday, October 8, 2009
Septembers DP Digest
Lets take a look at the Dynamic Positioning related articles that made the headlines last month!
Tuesday, September 29, 2009
Ship simulators are not stimulators!
Simulator are not stimulators! By John G. Denham After a career at sea and a period of piloting I tried a tour in academia. I was surprised to find that...
Monday, September 28, 2009
Maritime Monday 181
The following is posted by Fred Fry: Welcome to this 181st edition of Maritime Monday. You can find Maritime Monday 131 here. (Published 13 October 2008) You can find last week’s...
Thursday, September 24, 2009
A Day in the Life of a DP Operator
Working on a DP vessel shares many similarities with working on a regular vessel. There are unique aspects about it as well. The following article is by no means comprehensive, as we cannot hope to cover all the variations here, but the intent is to paint a broad picture of the scope of work & what is expected.
Tuesday, September 22, 2009
Foreign Treatment – US Flagged Vessel
Photo by DocBudie The following letter came in via satellite from forum member Doug Pine who is currently working aboard a US Flagged fishing vessel in the Pacific:
Monday, June 29, 2009
Maritime Monday 168
The following is posted by Fred Fry: Welcome to this 168th edition of Maritime Monday. You can find Maritime Monday 118 here. (Published 7 July 2008) You can find last...
Saturday, June 20, 2009
Friday, June 19, 2009
Thursday, June 11, 2009
Tuesday, May 26, 2009
Thursday, March 19, 2009
Wednesday, July 30, 2008
Lighthouses – An Endangered Species
Photo By Jay Q The first documented lighthouse was in Alexandria Egypt, circa 290 BC. And today, lighthouses are an endangered species. Pharos Lighthouse stood on the eastern point of...
Wednesday, August 15, 2007