Island Reporting System (ISLEREP)

Island Reporting System (ISLEREP)

Maritime Search & Rescue - Island Reporting System (ISLEREP) Purpose: To enhance navigation safety in and around waters of Andaman & Nicobar (A&N) and Lakshadweep & Minicoy (L&M) Islands thereby…
Passage Planning on Ships

Passage Planning on Ships

Introduction: Passage Planning is a comprehensive berth-to-berth guide developed and used by the bridge team to determine the most favorable route and to identify all the potential hazards and risks…
FAL Convention

FAL Convention

Convention on Facilitation of International Maritime Traffic (FAL) Adopted on 9 April 1965 and entered into force on 5 March 1967 Aim of FAL Convention: To prevent unnecessary delays in…
International Shore Connection

International Shore Connection

International Shore Connection is the requirement of SOLAS Chapter II-2 and its engineering specifications are given in FSS Code Chapter 2. Standard dimensions for international shore connections:Outside diameter: 178 mm…
Fire Control Plan

Fire Control Plan on Ship

Passenger ships engaged on international voyages, and all other ships of over 500 GRT are required to permanently display a Fire Control Plan. It is the requirement of SOLAS Chapter…
EPIRB - marinesailor.com

What is EPIRB?

➢ EPIRB Stands for EMERGENCY POSITION INDICATING RADIO BEACON. What is the purpose of EPIRB ? ➢ To determine the position of a mobile unit/Survival craft during Search and Rescue…