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The Importance of Seafarers’ Safety

90% of food, fuel, raw materials and finished goods in the world are delivered by sea. For this reason, the safety of seafarers is a very important issue in the maritime industry. Let’s take a look at Seafarers Safety in details. Shipping is one of the...

Career Options In Maritime World

If your dream job is to work in an immense blue sea, a career in the maritime industry may be the ideal choice for you. The sea world has many employment opportunities in itself. After globalization and increased communication between countries; Shipping industry is an...

The Best Maritime Quotes in Shipping Industry

Let’s take a look at favorite quotes about ships and the maritime industry. People working in maritime industry are one of the most extraordinary people. They are all brave explorers, dreamers and pioneers. During the adventures on the sea voyage, some quotes and words about the sea give us...

What are the developments about the Hazardous Material Regulations?

In 2009, we met with the Hazardous Material Regulations. Let’s take a look at the management of dangerous goods in ships; details, sanctions and the situation about it. What is Inventory Hazardous Material(IHM)? The Inventory Hazardous Material Regulations, Maritime_Transportation_of_Hazmat is a document that indicates the location,...

Review: 15 Months With IMO 2020

It’s been almost 15 months since International Maritime Organization’s fuel oil sulfur limit regulation came into force. Let’s review this period and talk about the future expectations. According to the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) new regulations which came into force on January 1, 2020, the maximum sulfur...

Top 10 Female Sailors in History

To celebrate International Women's Day, let's take a look at 10 of the World's most famous female sailors of all time, in alphabetical order. Krystyna Chojnowska-Liskiewicz  Born 15 July 1936, in Poland, Krystyna Chojnowska-Liskiewicz is the first woman to have sailed single-handed (solo) around the world. “First...

What Awaits the Dry Bulk Market?

Despite the negative impacts of the pandemic on the shipping industry, the dry bulk market enjoyed a promising start to 2021. However, the expected quietening down in February might last longer than desired. whatawaitsthedrybulkmarket-26february2021-zeymarine.jpg The dry bulk market enjoyed an unseasonably robust start to 2021. According to...

The 10 Most Famous Captains in History

Let’s take a look at 10 famous captains -including admirals, pirates, and explorers- in history. 10. Ferdinand Magellan Ferdinand Magellan (c. 1480 – 27 April 1521) was a Portuguese explorer who organized the Spanish expedition to the East Indies from 1519 to 1522, resulting in the first...