Nautical Institute HE Alert Microsite

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Library

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

  • Intent versus implementation

    Intent versus implementation

    Issue No - 10 By Roland Ives, MBA, CEng, MRINA Lloyd’s Register

    Many in the marine industry perceive that the gulf between the intent of regulations and their practical implementation is getting wider. In certain cases this is creating an environ- ment ripe for errors and uncertainty and therefore for even more regulations.

    Publish date: 2/09/2013

  • Winners and losers  an oft mentioned perception

    Winners and losers an oft mentioned perception

    Issue No - 28 By Captain Andy Glass, Manager, Assessment & Inspection, BP Shipping Ltd

    This article considers how the human element relates to my role running the Assessment and Inspection department in BP Shipping. The department is responsible for approximately 3,500 bespoke pieces of assessment a year, largely SIRE ship inspections.

    Publish date: 2/09/2013

  • The IMO Standard Marine Communication Phrases - a communicative Survival Kit

    The IMO Standard Marine Communication Phrases - a communicative Survival Kit

    Issue No - 14 By Professor Peter Trenkner Principal author IMO SMCP

    Investigations into the human factor regarding disasters at sea, which focused on communication behaviour, revealed that one third of accidents happen primarily due to insufficient command of Maritime English.

    Publish date: 2/09/2013

  • Decisions, decisions…

    Decisions, decisions…

    Issue No - 27 By Mark Wharton, Chief Engineer

    An essential skill for anyone in a position of responsibility at sea is the ability to make decisions based on information presented to them.

    Publish date: 2/09/2013

  • HE01170 - Trainee Induction

    HE01170 - Trainee Induction

    By Alert!

    Induction is a process for helping a trainee to settle into new working and social environments.

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    Publish date: 2/09/2013