14th December 2018

Tag: business

10 Vessel Terms and Definitions Even the Smartest Seafarers Misuse

Boat crew getting language right

It's difficult understanding the language on board boats at the best of times! 

Below are 10 common differences, that will help you to become a better seafarer, or at least hopefully you will sound more professional! 

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Seek Shelter Through The Storm

Sea Logs fishing boat

An unwanted breakdown! A hundred-customers standing on the wharf ready and waiting. The main office lady is away sick so the office team is short staffed. It has just started to drizzle and the customers patiently waiting on the wharf are now starting to get wet. The mechanic is not answering his phone. You have an idea of what the problem is, but you can’t be certain. You don’t want to risk it. Erring on the side of caution, you decide to cancel the trip...

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Commercial Fishing To Go Digital!

Spend more time on what you do best and less time on the paperwork Sea Logs Paperless Logbooks

The Ministry for Primary Industries announced last night that new changes were on its way to freshen up the way New Zealand's commercial fisheries are managed and monitored. 

The regulations require the use of geospatial position reporting (GPR), e-logbooks, and cameras across the commercial fishing industry and are being rolled out from 1 October this year.

 

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5 Movies That You Need To Sea

Sealogs electronic logbooks for boats. Film In the Heart Of the Sea

Seafarers usually get very excited when a film has something to do with the sea. Here are 5 fictional movies that depict survival at sea, but each of them puts the whole life at sea aspect into perspective.

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Multiple Vessels: How to Stay On Top of Things

Sea Logs Electronic Logbooks for Boats. Safety at Sea

Keeping one vessel afloat is a big enough challenge on its own. For those of you that have operations with multiple vessels, the challenge multiplies. Keeping track of your vessels locations, plans, and data are vital to the success of your operation and the safety of your crew and operations.

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