Nautical Institute HE Alert Microsite

Nautical Institute HE Alert Microsite
Habitability
Issue
34
Habitability

Comfortable, clean, convivial accommodation, washing & toilet facilities, mess rooms, group meeting and exercise areas.....

Dec 2013

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  • Introduction to Issue 34

    Introduction to Issue 34

    Editorial

    In this issue of Alert! we are focusing on Habitability. In Issue No. 11 of Alert! we define Habitability as: Comfortable, clean (and cleanable) and convivial accommodation, washing & toilet facilities, mess rooms, group meeting and exercise areas.....

  • Crew Habitability: What you need to know

    Crew Habitability: What you need to know

    Dr. Kevin McSweeney, Manager – Safety & Human Factors Group, ABS Corporate Technology – www.eagle.org

    The main goals of designing for habitability are to provide a design that will enhance human performance, mental alertness, the quality of life for seafarers, and quite possibly crew recruiting and retention.

  • Improving Habitability on Board

    Improving Habitability on Board

    Angela Liliana Lossa Chamorro

    The end user is the most important element when designing and his/her anthropometry is the key factor during the design process.

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Habitability - Rough Guide to MLC2006 Regs. 3.1

Habitability - A Rough Guide to MLC2006 Regs. 3.1 - Accommodation & Recreational Facilities

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