Video World's First Tunnel for Cruise Ships in Norway
published on 23 December 2021
Norway is Building the World's First Tunnel for Cruise Ships! In this video, we go over the Construction of the Stad Ship Tunnel. For more megaproject & engineering content be sure to subscribe to Top Luxury. Thanks for watching this video: World's First Tunnel for Cruise Ships Check Out These Videos: Norway's Coastal Highway Megaproject https://youtu.be/p4Xq3-mVobM Most Insane Megaprojects Under Construction https://youtu.be/I6oS2sEd8R4 World's Biggest Energy Megaprojects https://youtu.be/...
Article New Digital Information Service for Vessel Traffic in the Arctic
published on 15 September 2020
Video Volvo Penta – Mighty Jobs – Piloting the Arctic seas of Norway
published on 11 March 2020
In this episode of Mighty Jobs we meet the piloting crew of Buksér og Berging in Tromsø, Norway. Their Volvo Penta-powered piloting boat covers around 42,000 nautical miles every year. That’s the equivalent of traveling around the world twice. The Volvo Penta IPS system makes it possible to pilot ships under all weather conditions.
Opinion A deliberately sabotaged Pilot Ladder
by Arie Palmers - published on 16 March 2022
Video Port Everglades Pilot Carl Mahler boarding the Submarine USS New Hampshire
published on 17 January 2023
Video Pilotage in Kenya: a really dangerous job
published on 8 March 2021
Video Maritime Training: Pilot Ladders: Safe Rigging Procedures
published on 25 February 2020
Article Shatt Al-Arab: Sri Lanka-built pilot station vessel to operate in Iraq
published on 20 June 2022
Video Presentation of manned ship models at Port Revel Shiphandling Training Centre
published on 24 October 2019
Port Revel is used for shiphandling training of maritime pilots, masters and officers on a 5 ha lake with 11 manned model ships representing 20 vessels, and 4 tugs at scale 1:25 and DGPS tracking system. Instructors are former maritime pilots.
Training on the scale models provides experience that could never be gained on real ships for the simple reason that neither ship-owners nor local authorities would allow such risks to be taken. Scale models allow the shiphandler to make mistakes....