Monday, September 28, 2009
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
Saturday, June 20, 2009
eLoran Sparks Debate In Washington – Is It Truly Important?
While we have covered eLoran before, most notably in this eLoran FAQ early last year, new headlines provide the need for revisiting the topic. In an article titled “Will Obama...
Friday, June 19, 2009
gCaptain Announcement – Maritime Job Section Launched!
Today, we are excited to announce the launch of the all new Maritime Jobs Section on gCaptain.com! This decision finally comes after numerous requests and a high demand from gCaptain...
Thursday, June 11, 2009
Vessel Search And Rescue – Should LRIT Replace Amver?
Should LRIT replace Amver? This question was raised by Ryan Erickson on the Unofficial Coast Guard Blog. Ryan did a nice job of highlighting many of the features of both...
Tuesday, May 26, 2009
Skysails – Marine Environmental Initiatives At Work
Passion focused on a singular goal is often the driver of new ideas and technology. Today the focus for many is on saving our planet from the effects of...
Thursday, March 19, 2009
Tonga Volcano – Undersea Volcano Gives Rise To New Island [VIDEO]
Filmed back in 2009, this incredible footage shows an underwater volcano erupting within the Tonga Archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean. According to an AFP report in March 2009: The volcano, on...
Wednesday, July 30, 2008
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