Earth Day reminds us all of our responsibilities to the environment. While many companies are moving to more environmentally friendly policies, it is the seafarers working across the globe that must play their part in developing a more environmentally friendly shipping industry. Earth Day is a timely reminder of the shipping industry’s commitment to more sustainable shipping.
Despite modern automation, there are still circumstances that can bring about a sudden and complete loss of electrical power. Crew MUST be prepared to deal quickly with this situation, and restore power.
Since the release of Seagull Training App in 2017 we had a great success – highly rated customer feedback encouraged further development of the product – since January 2019, our Training App is also available in all the TOP 5 APP Stores in Greater China!
The most common way for cyber criminals to strike is through negligent or poorly trained individuals. In the past, many companies have been victims of cybercrime by relatively unsophisticated hacking methods, such as downloadable links in emails and viruses. In the maritime industry, the belief that “Our vessel is not connected to the cyberspace” is very much WRONG!
Last year, Seagull Maritime introduced a new concept to their comprehensive library of learning – The Pocket Guide. This has been developed as a supplement to the e-learning modules.
Accidents in enclosed spaces have long been a source of serious injuries and fatalities. Analysis into these accidents shows that the underlying cause is often a failure to follow established procedures that are put in place to ensure the safety of seafarers. Whether this is due to insufficient knowledge or a disregard for safety precautions, the fact remains that effective training is required to increase the safety of enclosed space entry operations.
One of the world's leading paint and coating suppliers, Jotun, has co-operated with Seagull Maritime AS, to develop an informative set of e-learning modules on the theme of onboard paint maintenance, with emphasis on in-service treatments.
OCIMF (Oil Companies International Marine Forum) has recently released their new Vessel Inspection Questionnaire (VIQ) that takes effect on 17th of September 2018. With a complete section on maritime security devoted to Cyber Security, this is the first major revision of OCIMF’s VIQ since 2013.
Veritas Petroleum Services (VPS) and Seagull Maritime have collaborated on new e-learning modules and reflective learning films describing the importance and procedures for fuel testing. Unpredictable fuel quality is a regular cause for concern among ship operators. Apart from creating operational problems, fuels of unknown quality may lead to financial losses or violation of statutory requirements.
Seafarers can now undergo training on Occupational Health and Safety on board their respective vessels using a new on board course.
Sign up for newsletter
Seagull Maritime AS
P.O. Box 1062
N-3194 Horten, Norway
Tel: +47 33 03 09 10
Promoting professionalism in shipping
Email Administration: firstname.lastname@example.org
Switchboard: +47 33 03 09 10
Support email: email@example.com
Support phone: +47 33 03 09 11 (9-15 GMT+2)
Fax: +47 33 04 62 79
Seagull HONG KONG
Copyright 2019 Seagull AS