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  • What It Takes To Work In Onboard Maritime Security?

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    What It Takes To Work In Onboard Maritime Security?

    There has been much made about the effect on Somali pirates that the various navies have made in the Indian Ocean. Another major element in deterring piracy ...

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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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    Seafaring A-Z Alphabet - “H” is for…

    Health – Health, Wealth and Happiness – these are the three supposed pillars of a good life, and who could argue. Sadly it seems the issue of health at sea is something of a controversial issue of late. Despite the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) making life better for seafarers, the message isn’t always getting through when it comes to the health and wellbeing of those at sea.

    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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    Seafarers Want Action Against Criminalisation

    The issue of criminalisation of seafarers is a serious, difficult and complex issue. When bad things happen at sea it can have a major impact ashore – and when the courts get involved, there can be a negative view of the seafarers involved.

    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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