Nautical Institute HE Alert Microsite

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

  • HE00500 - DEVELOPMENT OF AN INTEGRATED ELECTRONIC SYSTEM AND THE HUMAN MACHINE INTERFACE IN A NEW CLASS OF LIFEBOAT

    HE00500 - DEVELOPMENT OF AN INTEGRATED ELECTRONIC SYSTEM AND THE HUMAN MACHINE INTERFACE IN A NEW CLASS OF LIFEBOAT

    By J Nurser, N Chaplin

    Until recently control and monitoring of systems on board RNLI vessels has required a collection of stand alone systems. With the increasing complexity of lifeboat designs, this presents inherent difficulties and the requirement has arisen for a more efficient solution.

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    Publish date: 23/09/2013

  • HE00495 - DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW CREW SEAT FOR ALL WEATHER LIFEBOATS

    HE00495 - DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW CREW SEAT FOR ALL WEATHER LIFEBOATS

    By R Cripps, et al.

    This paper describes the development of a new design of seat for all weather lifeboats, primarily intended to protect the occupant from the worst effect of extreme wave impacts.

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    Publish date: 23/09/2013

  • HE00490 - The First Step; Hazard identification.

    HE00490 - The First Step; Hazard identification.

    By Capt. Valerio De Rossi MSc,MNI

    The first necessary step in avoiding incidents and accidents is to identify the hazard.

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    Publish date: 23/09/2013

  • HE00475 - ISM 2013 What has been learned from marine accident investigation?

    HE00475 - ISM 2013 What has been learned from marine accident investigation?

    By J Stuart Withington

    Good operational management can reduce shipping accidents. But serious operational failings continue to contribute to a majority of accidents.

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    Publish date: 23/09/2013

  • HE00470 - The Influence of Regulations on the Safety Record of the Aframax Tankers

    HE00470 - The Influence of Regulations on the Safety Record of the Aframax Tankers

    By S. Delautre et al.

    An analysis carried out as part of the POP&C project# on the incidents / accidents experienced by the Aframax fleet of tankers (80,000 to 120,000 DWT tonnes) for the period 1978 to 2003 has shown that there is a definite and sharp decline...

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    Publish date: 23/09/2013