types of paints

Paints and Types of Paints used on Ships

  • 5
    Shares

5Shares 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…

View More Paints and Types of Paints used on Ships
planned maintenance system

What are the advantages of Computerised Planned Maintenance System or PMS over old system?

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?

Tank Material and Coatings on Chemical Tanker

  • 3
    Shares

3Shares 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.…

View More Tank Material and Coatings on Chemical Tanker