Nautical Institute HE Alert Microsite

Nautical Institute HE Alert Microsite

Library

Here you can browse through our online database library, containing articles, papers and industry reference material.

  • ‘Too much paperwork’ is the cry of many mariners today.

    ‘Too much paperwork’ is the cry of many mariners today.

    Issue No - 2 By Editorial

    This has been brought about, seemingly, by the requirements of the ISM Code, Port State Inspections, vetting inspections and port entry and ship/shore safety checks.....

    Publish date: 9/09/2013

  • A roller-coaster ride

    A roller-coaster ride

    Issue No - 9 By Third Officer Kathy Baylis

    Passing the OOW oral examination in June 2004 was the culmination of three years intensive classroom study and 12 months practical experience at sea. The last year serving as third officer with a quality container ship operator has been a roller-coaster ride!

    Publish date: 9/09/2013

  • Safety in the Shipbuilding and Repair Industry

    Safety in the Shipbuilding and Repair Industry

    Issue No - 8 By Maurice Storey, CB, MBA(Hons), CEng, FIMarEST, FRINA, MCMS President IMarEST

    In the time I have spent in this industry safety has always been my number one priority; this edition of Alert! is focusing on the shipbuilding industry.

    Publish date: 9/09/2013

  • Improving the awareness of The Human Element

    Improving the awareness of The Human Element

    Issue No - 1 By David G Morrhouse, Chairman, Lloyds Register

    The maritime industry recognises that many accidents are the direct consequence of human failings and that in reality many of the others have a strong element of human involvement.

    Publish date: 8/09/2013

  • Corporate Social Responsibility - a tool for recruitment and retention of seafarers

    Corporate Social Responsibility - a tool for recruitment and retention of seafarers

    Issue No - 19 By Carla S Limcaoco, Vice-Chairman & Executive Managing Director, Philippine Transmarine Carriers Inc

    In December 2004, DNV Research group released a Technical Report: Corporate Social Responsibility in Shipping, which pointed out that while CSR has been raised higher on the agenda of most land-based industries, this has not been the case in the maritime sector.

    Publish date: 2/09/2013