Most of the seafarers especially, the Officers of watch will be aware of TRS or Tropical revolving storm. We have also discussed in detail regarding Tropical Revolving Storm you can read it here. However, as far as this article is concerned, let us look at the signs of a TRS, so…View More What Actions vessel should take to avoid Tropical Revolving Storm?
Tropical Revolving Storm or TRS Tropical Revolving Storm or TRS are intense tropical depressions which develops in tropical latitudes over large sea area. A tropical revolving storm may be defined as a roughly circular atmospheric vortex, originating in the tropics or sub tropics, where in the winds of gale force…View More What is Tropical Revolving Storm or TRS?
This post will briefly describe about the different types of Ice forms and general information about each form. This will help you remember each form in practical and also during your exams. Also, Read “Ice at Sea” to know more about types of ice found at sea, formation and deformation…View More Summary of Ice forms
Ice at sea can be classified as following types: Sea Ice, formed by the freezing of sea water. Icebergs, huge masses of floating ice. River Ice, sometime encountered in harbours during spring break-up, generally presents only a temporary hindrance to shipping. Sea Ice accounts for most of the ice…View More Ice at Sea