Aswin Kumar Atre


Peril From Pneumatics on Board

The important part played by Pneumatics and control cannot be gainsaid.  Erudite readers of this note no doubt realise proper functioning pneumatic system and controls is sine qua non for safe operation. This note, would like to highlight the laissez faire attitude towards this system by the operators.  Time and again, it has been observed […]


Fatigue And Its Impact On Seafarers

Fatigue among seafarers has been the cause of concern for a while now.  Those involved in the industry realise that one cannot brush fatigue factor away by commenting seamen are not tough as they were before. Regulating the working hours, and canvassing for the increase of Manning is being advocated.  If one administration is stringent […]


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