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  • HE00570 - Design for the human factor  - The move to goal-based rules

    HE00570 - Design for the human factor - The move to goal-based rules

    By J V Eat1hy, BSc(Hons), PhD B M Sherwood l ones, BSc{Hons), MSc, FErgS

    The human element is addressed. explicitly and implicitly, in a large number of rules and regulations.

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    Publish date: 18/05/2005

  • HE00435 - THE HUMAN-CENTRED DESIGN FORUM

    HE00435 - THE HUMAN-CENTRED DESIGN FORUM

    By The Yacht Report, Issue 66, May 2005

    In December last year, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted Performance Standards and approved Guidelines – the combined effect of which will be to bring about the introduction of a whole new generation of collision avoidance technology.

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    Publish date: 1/05/2005

  • HE00400 - Feedback on Alert!

    HE00400 - Feedback on Alert!

    By John Lang FNI

    In Issue No.7 the Editor made a plea for some feedback on Alert. The very least we can do is to respond positively, even if it is only to thank him and the sponsors of the Bulletin for devoting the time, talent and energy to creating this worthwhile forum...

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    Publish date: 1/04/2005

  • HE00390 - THE CAPTAIN'S  FORUM

    HE00390 - THE CAPTAIN'S FORUM

    By Paul Wood, Marine Navigation Consultant - for The Yacht Report

    IN 42 BC, confusion led to a misunder- standing, which, in turn, led to the deaths of Cassius and Brutus. Over two thousand years later, we are still faced with the same problem: if we do not clearly understand what is going on, we could so easily make decisions that lead to tragic consequences.

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    Publish date: 1/04/2005

  • HE00410 - A PROPOSAL FOR A JOINT INDUSTRY EFFORT AT IMPROVING BILGE OILY WATER SEPARATOR ABSTRACT OPERATION AND DESIGN

    HE00410 - A PROPOSAL FOR A JOINT INDUSTRY EFFORT AT IMPROVING BILGE OILY WATER SEPARATOR ABSTRACT OPERATION AND DESIGN

    By Hendrik F. Van Hemmen, PE' Fellow, SNAME, member SMPE

    This paper discusses the problems associated with design and operation of Oily Water Separators (OWS) and outlines a proposal for a joint industry effort at arriving at more effective
    and user-friendly designs and operational methods.

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    Publish date: 16/03/2005