Retired Houston channelpilot Lou Vest: "My Maritime Story"

published (on YouTube: on 2 November 2020) -
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Region: USA
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Found on YouTube. Created by "Houston Maritime Education Center and Museum".

Ships don't exactly have brakes. Lou Vest, a retired Houston ship channel pilot tells us about a close encounter between a ship and a barge.

https://houstonmaritime.org

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Found on YouTube. Created by "Bryan Boyle".

Watch and learn how a pilot boards a container ship before entering port.
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Found on YouTube. Created by "Houston Maritime Education Center and Museum".

What exactly is a ship channel pilot? 30-year pilot Lou Vest tells us the ins and outs of what a ship channel pilot does, why they're important, and how to become one (if you're lucky!).

https://houstonmaritime.org

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Found on YouTube. Created by "ISSIMS GmbH - Marine Prediction Technology".
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Found on YouTube. Created by "Port Revel". From 2014...

Manoeuvring large ships at close quarters and on shallow water is one of the most difficult aspects of shiphandling because of the complex hydraulic interactions depending on the ships' speeds, on the water depth and on lateral restrictions like in canals. Training is conducted both on meeting and on overtaking ships in shallow waters. This video shows how overtaking in a canal can easily fail.
More information: http://www.portrevel.com/3781-shiphan...

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Found on YouTube. Created by Krunal Dalvi.

This vlog is all about a Marine pilot who performs his duty religiously in such pandemic outbreak.
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by Marine-Pilots.com - published

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