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.

  • Small Boat Sailing

    Small Boat Sailing

    By John Wheeler

    A trailer-sailor is a compromise boat. Whether it succeeds is a matter of finding the compromises that are correct for you.
    More people abandon the concept through traumas with the launch & recovery & the journey home than any aspect of the boat once on the water.

    Publish date: 26/07/2013

  • The Seamaster 815

    The Seamaster 815

    By John Wheeler

    Designed by Hofman and Pye in 1975 and in production from 1976 to 1981 a total of 136 boats were made. They received considerable praise from the yachting press.

    Publish date: 23/07/2013

  • HE00050 - On Your Watch: Automation on the Bridge

    HE00050 - On Your Watch: Automation on the Bridge

    By M. H. Lützhöft and S. W. A. Dekker (Linköping Institute of Technology, Sweden)

    In this paper we discuss the grounding of the Royal Majesty, reconstructed from the perspective of the crew.

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    Publish date: 1/07/2013

  • HE01125 - A Rough Guide to interpreting the Principles of Safe Manning

    HE01125 - A Rough Guide to interpreting the Principles of Safe Manning

    By Captain Michael Lloyd, Commodore David Squire

    On 30 November 2011, the IMO adopted Resolution A.1047(27) - Principles of Minimum Safe Manning - which revokes Resolutions A.890(21) and A.955(23).

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    Publish date: 24/04/2013

  • HE01115 - Changing Attractions of Seafaring Life

    HE01115 - Changing Attractions of Seafaring Life

    By Captain Shahrokh Khodayari

    Whenever we have encounters with different concepts of seafaring life and especially its difficulties; the first question is why did you choose this job?

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    Publish date: 6/04/2013