M/V Santa Loretta Precision Tug Maneuver (AHDPA)
published on 25 June 2020
Found on YouTube. Special thanks to John Redman and the "American Harbor And Docking Pilots Association".
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Article Safe working with harbour cranes
by American Harbor And Docking Pilots Association - published on 7 November 2019
To minimize the risk of a vessel allision with a terminal gantry crane, the American Harbor and Docking Pilots Association recommends that all terminal operators with gantry cranes adopt the following Best Practices.
Video "The Port Pilot" by Richard Blanco - Read by Tom Wilson
The Port Pilot, by Richard Blanco. In _Looking for The Gulf Motel_, 2012, University of Pittsburgh Press.
Video Aberdeen Harbour Board - Pilot
It takes all sorts of roles to ensure safe and successful operations at Aberdeen Harbour. Meet Finn, a Marine Pilot, and find out why he enjoys working at the port.
Opinion New book on Ship manoeuvring techniques: "Theory and Practices of Marine Pilotage" by Capt. Santosha K Nayak
by Marine-Pilots.com - published on 18 June 2020
This book investigates the science behind each component of manoeuvring a ship in confined waters, especially in port limits and the art to master it. Based on practical observations and analysis of each major and minor aspect of the manoeuvring of different types of vessels in different types of situations, this book put all relevant knowledge together for the reference of all concerned with pilotage and ship handling.
Video River Pilot. Unmooring & mooring vessel operation. Safe approaching terminal.
Shifting a vessel from one harbor to other. Easy and safe maneuver. Turn area D=150m. Mooring area 110m.
Video HMM ALGECIRAS - The world's largest container ship arrives at Hamburg
Found on YouTube. Thanks to "Jan Tiedemann" for these fantastic pictures.
This morning i was up to see the maiden call of the world's largest container ship at the Port of Hamburg. The HMM ALGECIRAS of HMM trades between the Far East and Europe and she can carry up to 23,964 teu. Here at Hamburg, the ship will be handled at the CTB Terminal of HHLA Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG. It was an early start today since the ship already entered the port at 6h in the morning!
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Article Three Pilot Boats for Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA)
by Southern Engineering Co. Ltd (SECO) - published on 18 March 2020
Southern Engineering Co. Ltd (SECO) recently secured a contract from the Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) to construct and deliver three pilot boats.
Article Our Book Recommendations on Marine-Pilots.com
by Marine-Pilots.com - published today
Books about pilotage, mooring, shiphandling, tug & Co,
Video Pilots board cruise ships in choppy waters. Fast pilot boats. Auckland & Malta
Found on YouTube. Created by "Stuart Morris"
Harbour pilots perform tricky operations boarding big cruise ships from fast pilot boats. Auckland and Malta.