| Wed, Dec 04, 2019, 02:12 PM EST
“These chart backup files will look somewhat different than traditional paper nautical charts, but will provide a similar functionality…” – NOAA The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is undertaking a five-year program to cease all raster and paper nautical chart production including production of all NOAA paper nautical...
Electronic Navigation Charts,
Paper Nautical Charts,
Monique Dean | Wed, Nov 27, 2019, 11:11 AM EST
The new edition of International Maritime solid Bulk Cargoes (IMSBC Code) & Supplement, 2020 Edition is now available for purchase. What’s it for? The IMSBC Code was adopted on December 4, 2008 by resolution MSC.268(85) and came into force on January 1, 2011. The present edition incorporates amendment 05-19, which...
Monique Dean | Wed, Oct 30, 2019, 04:10 PM EDT
The Ship Captain’s Medical Guide 23rd edition is the most up-to-date and complete medical guidance with the aim of reflecting current best medical practice applying to the maritime environment. What’s it for? Ship Captain’s Medical Guide is intended primarily for use on ships where no doctor is available...
Monique Dean | Thu, Aug 29, 2019, 03:08 PM EDT
2019 has been a busy year for the maritime world. Over the past two decades, the shipping industry has grown exponentially, currently serving almost 80% of global trade. Ships are not only becoming larger and faster, but they are also rapidly increasing in quantity. Here are the three...
Maritime Safety Committee,