Allen Garfinkle — The Making of a Bay Pilot | 8/7/2019
published on 4 August 2020 (on YouTube: on 3 August 2020) - 95
Found on YouTube. Created by "St. Francis Yacht Club".
The Making of a Bay Pilot
Allen Garfinkle, Executive Director, Board of Pilot Commissioners, San Francisco, San Pablo and Suisun Bays
Professional mariner Captain Allen Garfinkle, will highlight the role of maritime pilots in waterborne commerce on San Francisco Bay, including how one becomes a maritime pilot, dangers of the job and common myths about piloting on the Bay. Captain Garfinkle is the Executive Director of the state level authority that trains, licenses and regulates those pilots. Prior to his role at the Pilot Commission, Captain Garfinkle was a deep-sea mariner for 30 years, including 22 years at Matson Navigation Company, where he was master on nine of their ships. Allen holds a Bachelor’s degree from California Maritime Academy and a J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law.
Article #dangerousladders - Using social media to improve pilot transfer safety.
by Kevin Vallance deep sea pilot and author - published on 12 December 2019
It remains a sad fact that accidents and near misses continue to occur during pilot transfers with frightening regularity. Most of these fortunately do not result in injury, and a surprisingly high number of them are not even recognised for what they are.
Surveys into pilot ladder safety consistently reveal that unacceptably high numbers of pilot transfer arrangements are not compliant with the regulations.
Video History: River Pilot (1970-1975). River Thames, London.
Found on YouTube, Created by "British Pathé"
Unissued / Unused material -
River Thames, London.
Various shots of a River Pilot on boat on the River Thames. The pilots are organising a group of tugs moving along the river. They are turning an large ship around in a wide part of the river. Shots of the pilot as he comes on board the ship 'Sugar Produce'. Over shoulder shots of River Pilot on boat coming towards large ship. He climbs up ladder onto ship.
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Article Marine pilot Devan Pulliah (TNPA) reminisces on his journey
published on 15 October 2020
Video Operation "Icebreaker" in Port of Quebec, Canada
Video Milford pilots 25th May 2020 (Pilot Movie 2)
Article SVITZER STRENGTHENS OPERATIONS IN AFRICA WITH NEW CONTRACT WINS
by Marine-Pilots.com - published on 8 June 2020
Recently, Svitzer took an important step towards strengthening its presence in Africa by signing a five-year contract with Nacala Logistics in Mozambique for harbour towage, occasional pilot transfer and potential salvage work in the port of Nacala. At the same time, Svitzer also secured a five-year extension of its current contract with Egyptian LNG assisting the land-based Idku LNG plant with four tugs, two mooring boats and one pilot boat.
Video PILOTAGE IN MALDIVES
Found on YouTube. Created by "Mohamed Shahid".
World Maritime Day Program, Pilotage in Maldives. Documentary Produced by Capt.Mohamed Shahid in association with AMMARI (Association for Maldives Maritime Industry and Maldives Ports Limited.
Special thanks to :-
Mr. Shahid Ali, CEO, Maldives Ports Ltd.
Capt. Ahmed Rasheed, Harbor Master, Maldives Ports Ltd.
Mr. Muzni Mohamed, Maldives Ports Ltd.
Capt. Hussain Faisal, Senior Pilot, Maldives Ports Ltd.
Capt. Ahmed Muaz, Senior Pilot, Maldives Ports Ltd.
Capt. Zaid, President, Association for Maldives Maritime Industry (AMMARI)
Capt. Qasim Mohamed
Capt. Mohamed Shareef (Sanco)
Capt. Mohamed Shareef (Surveying Salvage & Heavy Equipment Pvt. Ltd.
Capt. Ali Rasheed (ex Deputy Harbor Master, Maldives Ports Ltd.
Mr. Naseem Ismail, Pilot boat Captain, Maldives Ports Ltd.
Mr. Sharmeel Naeem, Pilot boat Captain, Maldives Ports Ltd.
Mr. Abdulla Ismail, Pilot boat Captain, Maldives Ports Ltd.
All Pilots, Managers, Staffs & Pilot boat Crew of Pilotage and Marine Services Department, Maldives Ports Ltd.