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Ethanol Marine Engines

Ethanol Marine Engines

Ethanol marine engines are somewhat of a new version of engines created to replace conventional engines that run of gasoline or petrol as many people would call it. The ethanol marine engine resembles the gasoline engine and a normal petrol [...]
Hospital Beds on Cruise Ships

Hospital Beds on Cruise Ships

Hospital beds on cruise ships are a common feature in fact it is part of the safety on board cruise ships which is inspected and must receive approval for the vessel to be considered safe to be conducting cruise services. The hospital beds are [...]
Speed of a Container Ship

Speed of a Container Ship

Speed of a container ship is relatively the same as other huge cargo carriers and the speeds could very from 10 to 25 knots depending on weather and cargo delivery deadlines. The term knots in used to measure the speed of vessel travelling on [...]
Marine Fire Alarm Systems

Marine Fire Alarm Systems

Marine fire alarm systems have evolved tremendously over the past few decades; the first alarms were simple bells that were rung when there was a problem on board a vessel and after the alarm was raised the crew would rush and identify the problem [...]
Ship Fire in Port

Ship Fire in Port

A ship fire in port is a rare incident but few have been recorded in ports around the world. Most ports are well prepared to extinguish fires since ports usually have cargo storage facilities on the premises and these cargo could be potentially compo-stable thus [...]
Marine Engine Life spans

Marine Engine Life Spans

Marine engine life spans very according to the material they are burning and marine engine that run on gasoline require to be overhauled more frequently the marine diesel engines. On average a gasoline marine engine would require to be overhauled [...]
cruise ship in storm

Cruise Ships in Storms

Cruise ships in storms are some of the most feared incidents that passages as well as crewmen and the general public could imagine off. The famous film of titanic is responsible for creating the reality of what could happen to a cruise ship [...]
Container Ship Security

Container Ship Security

Container ship security is a section that has not been left out during the past two decades of increased terrorism. In facts container ship security has been beefed up since the vessels have many places that could be vulnerable to unintended [...]
Grand Haven Coast Guard

Grand Haven Coast Guard

Grand Haven coast guard festival is held on an annual basis to honor marine and coast guard personnel that spend much of the year out at sea protecting the nation from potential enemy attack. The festival may sound ordinary but it carries a [...]
Dry Bulk Carrier

Dry Bulk Carrier

Mostly confused for ordinary ships the dry bulk carrier is a specialized vessels that few ordinary civilians know about. The vessel is designed for transporting dry materials that could range from food grain to coal and other minerals or fertilizer. [...]