An essential reference for merchant seamen around the world, Cargo Work provides a guide to the key characteristics of a wide range of cargo classes. Fully revised and expanded to comprehensively reflect the unit load containerised systems that are now used in the majority of cargo shipping, while...
To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge
For Masters and Mates
An influential guide to maritime emergencies and the current strategies that can be employed to cope with the immediate after effects and ramifications of disaster at sea. Many mariners will at some point in their maritime careers become involved in one sort of emergency or another, while in port...
Published July 7th 2014 by Routledge
Shipboard and Marine Operations, 4th Edition
Ideal for Merchant Navy Officers from Cadet rank to Master Mariner, the fourth edition of this book is in full colour, and has been updated to include more information on topics as diverse as electronic navigation and AIS technology whilst still including essential information on subjects such as...
Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge
Suitable as a training manual and a day-to-day reference, Shiphandling is the comprehensive and up to date guide to the theory and practice of ship handling procedures. Its covers the requirements of all STCW-level marine qualifications, provides expert guidance on all the hardware that marine...
Published June 25th 2007 by Routledge
The Seamanship Examiner is a complete study and revision guide, based on the international Standards of Training, Certification and Watch Keeping, for cadet and serving crew in the merchant marine sector. It is the ideal study package for anyone preparing for the oral assessment taken by every...
Published June 16th 2005 by Routledge
Previously published as Kemp & Young's Cargo Work, this new edition has been fully revised and expanded to comprehensively reflect unit load containerised systems that are now used in the majority of cargo shipping, while retaining the necessary detail on transporting key classes of cargoes safely,...
Published March 31st 2005 by Routledge
The Command Companion of Seamanship Techniques is the latest work from the well-respected marine author, D J House. It contains all the information needed for command posts at sea.· All aspects of shipboard management are discussed, with special emphasis placed on health and safety.· Guidelines on...
Published August 3rd 2000 by Routledge
Written by leaders in the field of computer clothing design and simulation, Cloth Modeling and Animation is a vital resource for researchers and developers of cloth simulation software as well as computer animators and graphics programmers. Readers will learn about cloth's nature and structure,...
Published July 12th 2000 by A K Peters/CRC Press