A New Experience - Transits Through Expanded Panama Canal

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Opinion Piloting, Autonomous Vessels, AI, and the coffee making machine

by Captain Ricardo Caballero "Themaritimepilot" - published

I am not a computer savvy. My knowledge in programming and robotics and those sort of things is nil. I get lost in the sea of social media and easily entangle myself in the web. All I have done for the last 25 years or so is to pilot ships through the Panama Canal. However, during the last couple of years I have done my best to catch up with technology, since it has enhanced our possibilities and improved safety in our field. But still, I have to admit that I am way behind the new guys in this important issue.

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Video Panama Canal - Full Transit- Time Lapse

Found on YouTube. Created by "Steve Noble".

Full transit of the Panama Canal. Shot on the Ocean Princess on February 28th 2016 by Steve Noble. Pacific ocean to the Atlantic ocean, 11 hour transit seen in under 7 minutes.

"This video is being managed exclusively by Newsflare. To license this video go to: https://www.newsflare.com/video/203090/other/panama-canal-full-transit-time-lapse or email licensing@newsflare.com or call: +44 (0) 203 937 6280"

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Opinion The feel of the ship: The essence of Piloting

by Captain Ricardo Caballero "Themaritimepilot" - published

When I was a deck officer back in the early nineties I worked on a ship that used to load grain at different ports along the Mississippi river. The name of the ship was Golden Hope, a 600 feet long dry bulk carrier with a 95 feet in beam. An average size vessel for those days' standards.

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Article Interview with Captain Mohamed Rafouk (Morocco), AMPA-President

by Marine-Pilots.com - published

"We want Ports Authorities to Prioritise the Safety of Maritime Pilots"

In this interview, the President of the African Maritime Pilots Association (AMPA), Captain Mohamed Rafouk who is based in Morocco speaks on how maritime pilots in Africa have coped since the outbreak. He also talks of their interactions with Port Authorities and what their expectations are.

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Video Milford pilotmovie 4

Found on YouTube. Created by "Haven Pilots".

4th instalment in the lives of Milford Pilots, Boat crews and Tugs

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Video Unberthing of a 23,000 gross tons tanker

Found on YouTube. Created by "SMR Pilot"

The "Navig8 Axinite" is a 184 meter tanker. It is in loaded conditions. two tugs are used. The maneuver consists of backing out using 2 tugs and the ship´s engine, for about 2 and a half ship´s lenghts an then turning to port. After the turn, you can hear me talking with the captain about passing arrangements with an inbound vessel, (another tanker).

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Video Bulk Carrier Docking at Liverpool Docks

Found on YouTube. Created by "Tim Nuttall".

Bulk Carrier "CSSC He Mei" docking in Gladstone Lock Liverpool with the assistance of 3 Svitzer tugs

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Video MANEUVERING SHIP - Ship Channel

Found on YouTube. Created by "Ship Channel".

Maneuvering Ship

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Video Pilot Boat Orion

Found on YouTube. Created by "Professional BoatBuilder".

Watch Orion, one of the two new boats of Jacobsen Pilot Service in Long Beach, Calif. in action. Designed by Tim Nolan Marine Design of Port Townsend, Wash., these boats with waterjet propulsion were built from composite materials at Nordlund Boat Company in Tacoma, Wash. Video courtesy of John Harris.

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Video Trinidad and Tobago Pilots' Association Anniversary

Trinidad and Tobago Pilots' Association Anniversary

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