Dossier: SWZ Articles

Always Monitor a Ship's Position, Even at Anchor

May 29, 2019

At anchor, just as when underway, it is important to maintain close monitoring of the ship's position and of the vessels in the vicinity.


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New Initiatives to Tackle Sub-standard Shipping

May 29, 2019

Preliminary figures from the Paris Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control (Paris MoU) show 2018 saw the lowest number of detenti


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Lecturer Koelman: Rearranging Maritime Industry Requires Intensive R&D

May 23, 2019

Intensive research and development are a prerequisite to make the maritime industry future-proof.


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Cargo Hold Light Causes Fire on Board Cargo Ship

May 22, 2019

Failing to switch off an incandescent cargo hold light caused a fire on board multipurpose/container vessel Kokopo Chief.


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Container Lashing, Port State Control and OHT Alfa Lift in SWZ|Maritime

May 21, 2019

How to keep containers on deck? What is happening in Port State Control? SWZ|Maritime's May issue has the answers.


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