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    100 Things To Do In Spare Time While At Sea

    Back in the old days of long voyages and many crew, on board seafarers embarked on hobbies to pass the time. They learned new skills or played sports. In short it was a golden age for shipboard recreation. So what did the seafarers of old do and are there lessons for today or has the fun gone?

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    On the Right Course: Ships Rudders

    On the Right Course: Ships Rudders

    Modern shipping is all about change. New vessel shapes, designs, and capabilities are evolving like never before. In our Crewtoo construction series, we look at those technical changes…this time around, we steer in the direction of the rudder.

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    You Spin me Right Round: The Marine Propeller

    You Spin me Right Round: The Marine Propeller

    Modern shipping is all about change. New vessel shapes, designs, and capabilities are evolving like never before. In our Crewtoo construction series, we look at those technical changes…this time around, we give props to the propeller.

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    Travel Safety Tips For Seafarers (Seafarers' Life)

    Crime is a curse the world over – whether violence or theft, smuggling or fraud – there are very few places untouched by crime and the knock on concerns it brings. For seafarers that can mean the vessel being under threat, but so too on the rare opportunity they have for shore leave, they too can be targeted.

    Giving the Cold Games a Warm Welcome

    Giving the Cold Games a Warm Welcome

    It is time, the Winter Games are here. Usually slips on ships are a bad thing, but with the elite of the global games arriving in South Korea, people will be whooping and cheering for their favourites on the slopes, down the ice runs and on the rink. So, who will be the seafarers’ heroes at Pyeongchang?

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    Room with a View: The Construction of the Wheelhouse

    Room with a View: The Construction of the Wheelhouse

    Modern shipping is all about change. New vessel shapes, designs, and capabilities are evolving like never before. In our Crewtoo construction series, we look at those technical changes…this time around, we visit the wheelhouse.

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    Where the Power Sits: The Construction of Ship Machinery Spaces

    Where the Power Sits: The Construction of Ship Machinery Spaces

    Modern shipping is all about change. New vessel shapes, designs, and capabilities are evolving like never before. In our Crewtoo construction series, we look at those technical changes…this time around, we go to the machinery space.

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    Understanding Tomorrow’s Maritime World

    The future of maritime trade is set to impact the jobs and lives of people who work at sea. So, what does it all mean for seafarer? Are you ready for a new era and all that will bring?

    Home Comforts: The Construction of Ship Accommodation

    Home Comforts: The Construction of Ship Accommodation

    Modern shipping is all about change. New vessel shapes, designs, and capabilities are evolving like never before. In our Crewtoo construction series, we look at those technical changes…this time around, everything you ever wanted to know about how accommodation on ships evolved.

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