Author: Capt. Pierre Deseck, Msc, FNI
Hon. Prof. School of Navigation

Maritimeknowhow is an extensive database of maritime subjects with numerous instructions, hints, tips, Q&A, etc. based on practice and experience, with the following objectives in mind: 1. Safety and Security at sea 2. To serve as an electronic guide ashore or at sea

READ MORE...

 

ALL TOPICS

Maritimeknowhow 
Read this first


Introduction to Shipping

A

Aids to navigation (IALA buoyage systems)

B

Bill of lading

Bridge Checklist 

C

Carriage of goods by sea
Chartering and Charter-   parties
Check lists (Bridge)
Colregs
Commercial documents
Company regulations
Conduct of a survey

D

Documentary credit
Documents in connection
with carriage by sea

E

Emergency procedures

H

Harbour-breakdown of  disbursements
Harbour Data Systems
Harbour Equipment
Harbour Formalities
Harbour Reliability
Harbour Security
Harbour Services
Harbour Sources of  information
History of commercial  shipping

I

Incoterms
International maritime  shipments
ISM code
ISPS code (see harbour  security)

M

Main sea traffics
Marine insurance
Maritime Law 
Mathematics
Meteorology

N

National and international  shipping organizations
Nautical instruments
Navigation
Notions of economics  and  commercial  transactions

P

Persons and businesses  related to shipping
Pollution
Publications

Q

Quality management

S

Seaborne trade
Security/Safety
Shipping business
Shipping Conferences
Shipping Companies 
Shipping Costs
Shipping Law (see maritime  law)
Shipping operations
Shipping problems
Ship sale and purchase
Shipping technique
Ship's crew
Ship's administration
 

Ship's documents and  certificates
 

Signalling
Social security

T

Technical operations
Types of ships

W

World merchant fleet
Words and Terms

 

 

 

READ THE BOOKS

BLOG TOPICS: