Paints are the chief material used on board ships for corrosion prevention. There are different types of paints available as per requirements and place of application on ship. Paints when applied on a structure create barrier between the structural surface and corrosion causing phenomenon. Now, before we proceed to types…View More Paints and Types of Paints used on Ships
Computerised Planned Maintenance System or PMS In earlier days, Maintenance Scheme and Record was completely on paper and included only a few of the most important jobs on board. As the awareness between people with respect to maintenance grew so did the system. Later the development of computers gave a…View More What are the advantages of Computerised Planned Maintenance System or PMS over old system?
Permit to Work System Based on the fatalities / casualties / accidents in the past the industry decided to introduce a system so that wherever there is a high-risk job taking place it is monitored / supervised properly and proper procedure has been followed fore the Job. This can be…View More What is permit to Work System on Ship?
What is Safety Committee Meeting The safety committee meeting is a get together of Master and safety officials and Head of Departments and crew members in which the matter relating to Quality, Health, Safety and Environment can be discussed. As Per Code of Safe Working Practises (COSWP) the company is…View More Safety Committee Meeting – Purpose and Objective
A vessel may have cargo tanks of solid or clad stainless steel, or mild steel coated with chemical resistant coating materials. Care is necessary with all of these materials to avoid filling tanks with cargoes, which may adversely affect them, and to minimize the bad affect by ballast water or mechanical damage. STAINLESS…View More Tank Material and Coatings on Chemical Tanker
A Materials Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) is a Document that provides workers with procedures for safely handling or working with a particular cargo or substance Information provided in the Cargo/Material data sheet (MSDS) The safety data sheet shall include the following 16 headings SECTION 1: Identification of the substance/mixture and…View More Information provided in MSDS