IMPA is hosting examples of best practice and protocols during Covid-19 times

by IMPA - International Maritime Pilots’ Association - published -
292

IMPA is hosting examples of best practice and protocols during Covid-19 times
IMPA has published examples of best practice together with a letter from Capt. Simon Pelletier, President of IMPA. Please find PDFs below.
COVID-19 PILOTAGE PROTOCOLS AND GUIDELINES
What's your opinion on this?
Be the first to comment...
Login or register to view comments and join the discussion!
Read more...

Article How to Avoid Catching COVID19 whilst Piloting

by The United Kingdom Maritime Pilots' Association - published

The United Kingdom Maritime Pilots' Association (UKMPA) has all been inundated with CV19 communications from all manner of sources in the last few weeks. Here is a condensed collection of information from the UKMPA.

0

Article Costa Diadema transits Suez under remote pilotage

by Marine-Pilots.com - published

On Monday, March 23, 2020, Admiral Osama Rabie announced the successful transit of the Italian passenger ship COSTA DIADEMA in the northbound convoy through the new Suez Canal, coming from the United Arab Emirates heading to Italy. Special measures were applied, as 65 Coronavirus cases were reported on board which required piloting the vessel remotely through pilotage team boarded on two escorting tugs in full coordination with the transit control offices and navigation monitoring stations in a first of its kind scenario in the history of the Suez Canal.

0

Article Corona causes financial impact on some Marine Pilots

by Frank Diegel, CEO & Founder Marine-Pilots.com - published

Fewer vessels in voyage mean less pilotage and this means less income for many Pilots. Not every Pilot is an employee and many pilots are self-employed and organised in a brotherhood per example. They are earning only money if they are piloting a vessel. No vessel – no money.

0

Video Helicopter Pilot Transfer

Found on YouTube. Created by Ace 2.

0

Video HURON SPIRIT - Pilot Boat Transfer - FEDERAL YUKON - Port Huron, Michigan

Found on YouTube. Created by "Paul Murray".

HURON SPIRIT - PILOT BOAT TRANSFER - FEDERAL YUKON - Upbound On The St. Clair River Heading Into Lake Huron After Passing Under The International Blue Water Bridges At Port Huron, Michigan.

HURON SPIRIT - PILOT BOAT TRANSFER - FEDERAL YUKON - Port Huron, Michigan 9-23-2020

0

Video Pilot boat Lorient harbor - Storm Ulla 2014

Found on YouTube. Created by "Benjamin SIMON".

Approche d'un navire gros colis par mauvais temps en 2014. Pilotone Troenn de Lorient

0

Video Submarine pilot boarding

Pilot boarding submarine HNLMS Bruinvis at North East Spit pilot station.
Pilot Captain Chris Renault.

0

Video Ship piloting in pandemic times in Santa Marta, Colombia

Found on YouTube. Created by Guille Rodriguez on 04/04/2020.

It has been 1 month since the 1st case of coronavirus in the country. All airports were shut down, and mandatory confinement was issued 10 days ago. Nevertheless, Maritime shipping must continue (except for tourist related). The means that us pilots must continue with our duties despite the risks involved with all the ships' crews arriving from different countries. So we need to take all safety measures possible.

This particular maneuver was unberthing a chemical tanker, in loaded condition, the "Maersk Borneo", which is a mid size tanker with a bow thruster and a fixed pitch prop. I used 2 tugs fast on the port side, backed her out of the basin and turned her to port. Captain and crew were very professional.

0

Video Old Dutch Pilot Boat, NorthSea Trials, Old Marine Engine 750HP@300RPM

Found on YouTube. Created by "MLV CASTOR".

WWW.LOODSBOOT.EU

Newly revised Smit-MAN marine diesel aboard the Dutch Pilot Boat "Castor" taken to sea for trials.

De oude loodsboot Castor van Rotterdam naar Delfzijl om daar het EemsDollard havenfestival 2008 bij te wonen.
De eerste keer dat de onlangs gereviseerde hoofdmotor draaide!

WWW.LOODSBOOT.EU

0

Video Rule of the Road: Pilot vessels

by "Nautical Science" on YouTube

Tutorial on pilot vessels, including lights, day signals and sound signals with self test questions.

By Sarah Lovell, Lecturer, City of Glasgow College.

0