MGN 566 (M+F), Medical Certification, Hours of Work and Alcohol Limits for seafarers. Most of the amendments affect training and certification
07 February 2017
Seafarers: medical certification guidance.
How to get an ENG1 or ML5 medical certificate and the cost. what to take with you. What it covers and what happens. ENG1 additional colour vision tests.
Seafarers who need both UKOG certificates and ENG1s
Read more... 9 September 2019
Shipowners' Liabilities including Seafarer Compensation: injury, loss or unemployment in the case of the loss or foundering of the ship; liability for burial/cremation costs; and wages in case of the seafarer's incapacity due to sickness or injury. Read more... 3 March 2018
Toxic Hazards of Chemicals Including
Poisoning. The treatment of the effects of specific chemicals is given in the International Maritime Organization's Medical First Aid Guide for use
in Accidents involving Dangerous Goods (MFAG) 1994 which your ship may be carrying.
MEDICAL REFEREES Any seafarer found unfit, giving them a
right of review (appeal).
Read more...27 September 2018
- Inflatable Non-SOLAS Liferafts, Lifejackets, Marine Evacuation Systems,
Read more...3 October 2016
- Interference with Maritime Radio Reception by Onboard Equipment
Read more... 07 September 2016
- List of local-fuel-oil-suppliers-register-2019-20
Read more... 10/09/2019
- List of Approved oil spill treatment products
Read more... 19 June 2018
- List of Authorised Persons for Radio Surveys
Read more...6 November 2018
- Use of Equipment to Undertake Work Over the Side on Commercial Yachts, . . Read more.... 13 December 2017- A list of doctors whose MCA approval has lapsed during the last two years. ..Read more...6 August 2019
How to become a MCA approved doctor
Find out about MCA's recruitment process for approved doctors (ADs).
MCA's recruitment system has been established in agreement with maritime employers and seafarer's trade union organisations.
10 September 2019
This notice sets out the written examination dates for Merchant Navy Certificates of Competency for the academic
year commencing 1 September 2019
Read more.... 26 November 2019
The change relates to the acceptance of SQA Small Vessel Auxiliary Equipment 1 module and examination as an alternative to
completing the SQA Yacht Auxiliary Equipment module and examination.
Read more... 17 August 2017
- The care and treatment, after first-aid, of a casualty who has been moved to the ship's hospital or to his own cabin. General care of wounds, Internal injuries, Head injuries, Eye injuries, Ear injuries, Nose injuries, Mouth and dental injuries, Burns and scalds, Dislocations, Sprains and strains. Read more...
- General principles of first aid for sea survivors hypothermia, causes, diagnosis, treatment. Freezing cold injury – frostbite, Non-freezing cold injury , Dehydration and malnutrition ,
Problems in the lifeboat ..
- At sea, in the absence of facilities, trained ships' officers are required to give types of
treatment beyond that accepted as normal first aid. The knowledge of first aid necessary for the safe and efficient immediate treatment of casualties before they are transported to the ship’s
hospital or to a cabin..
If you recover wreck material within UK territorial waters, or bring wreck
material into UK territorial waters, you must report it to the Receiver of Wreck.
This guide explains the roles and responsibilities of the Receiver of Wreck and the law relating to wreck and salvage
30 January 2018
ML5 Seafarer Medical Report Form and Certificate MSF 4112 Rev0818
Complete these forms and take them to your doctor to be filled in. It doesn't have to be a MCA approved doctor.
This form is for - anyone applying for, revalidating, or changing their MCA Boatmaster's Licence or certificate - anyone applying for a Royal Yacht Association (RYA)...Read more...
15 August 2018
introduces new features to the Electronic Travel System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) website, the portal through which prospective Visa Waiver Program travelers can apply to travel to the United States.
New features offer users added convenience and securityRead more...
What International Travelers Should "Know Before You Go" this Summer. CBP's prepared to
welcome and welcome home millions of international travelers during the busy summer travel season. CBP has deployed innovative programs and technology
including Trusted Traveler Programs, Automated Passport Control kiosks and Mobile Passport Control to make ..
Read more... May 25, 2018
MIAMI – As part of U.S. Customs and Border Protection's (CBP) comprehensive effort to improve the security of our nation's borders while enhancing legitimate travel,
CBP has launched the Reporting Offsite Arrival – Mobile (ROAM) app and added...
May 17, 2018
Us Coast Guard strongly reminds vessel owners and/or operators and
all personnel onboard vessels everywhere properly use safety equipment, ensure adequate supervision of work teams, develop workplace mindsets that
properly develop and execute plans. The plan had several important elements, including inspecting ...
January 3, 2017
Raymarine DockSense is the recreational marine industry's first intelligent object recognition and motion-sensing assisted docking solution.
The combination of diesel engines and electric motors, in addition to batteries and their variable areas of application, offer yacht owners significant benefits:
New Pershing 8X: is made of the same material that the most advanced nautical dreams are made of carbon fibre: means lighter weight, greater speed, and lower fuel consumption. Read more..
Technical development and testing of Heesen's largest superyacht to date. An 80.7 metre aluminium superyacht that is set to push the boundaries even further. Cosmos will use a development of the Fast Displacement Hull Form (FDHF) coupled with innovative construction and advanced propulsion solutions to set new standards for large aluminium yachts.
Zeelander yachts has developed a completely new model, the Z72. It blends stylish appearance with some truly unique superyacht features.
The AMELS 180 has proven full displacement naval architecture with a large volume (671 Gross Tonnage), offering strong and stable seakeeping behavior for excellent comfort and global range. . Read more...
launched its two latest models to complete the popular YANMAR 4LV Common Rail (CR) Series. Read more...
She is a full-displacement motor yacht, with a hi-tensile steel hull and aluminium superstructure, capable of cruising beyond 4,000 miles.
DAMEN SeaXplorer marked a milestone in the construction of the SeaXplorer 77 expedition yacht at a keel laying ceremony Read more..
These two sailing yachts differ considerably from other yachts on the market.
Modular exhaust after-treatment System from MAN Engines ensures US Tier 4 compliance for workboats. Compact and lightweight design; comprehensive performance portfolio
from 324 to 1213 kW. The modular exhaust after-treatment System is made up of an SCR.
industry-leading Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) system designed and manufactured by Cummins Emission Solutions. Read more..
Smoothing Water Flow
An expansion on VETUS pressurized water systems: welcome the EXPAT075! Constant water flow, saves energy and minimizes noise. Pressure in the accumulator prevents the water pump motor being started each time a supply of water Read more..
Construction will start by the end of October and delivery is scheduled for late 2019....Read more...
Winch Design is working with Heesen to design the exterior and interior of Avanti.
The largest and most innovative Picnic Boat ever, the Picnic Boat 40 brings a fresh perspective.
'explorer'-type yachts are still seen by many as being for people who prefer rugged, expedition-style looks. Moonen Navarino
concept 'go-anywhere' yacht rather than an 'explorer'.
The HORIZON offers incredibly extended dive time compared to open circuit dives, giving the diver ample time to take in the wonderfull underwater environment.
huge deck space totalling more than 200m2, split into three distinct luxury areas: the foredeck for sun worshippers; bridge deck aft for alfresco dining. Read more...
Pon Holdings announced its acquisition of RH Marine B.V., an innovative and leading player in maritime electric and automation systems. Read more...
Ribbon R27 has space for seven adults to be transported in a luxurious environment with the highest level of refinement.
The new D13-1000 sees Volvo Penta move into the 1000hp marine leisure engine market for the first time, and provides higher performance,
greater durability and more comfort.
The magnificent Majesty 155 merges powerful engineering and exceptional comfort and craftsmanship.
Born of an ambition to elevate the yachting experience, the 35M is a wonder of luxurious space. The innovative cockpit has a unique aft and forward
facing seating area that can be specified with a variety of configurations.
Faster, more convenient, more luxurious and even easier to use. The Four New Hanse Yachts Give You an Insight Into The Future of Hanse.
The quick-starting, low-maintenance. Half the weight of a two-stroke diesel engine of comparable power, the Cat® C7.1 Propulsion Engine burns significantly less
fuel and virtually no engine oil at all. It's the ideal engine for repowering smaller vessels.
The patent is pending for Van der Valk's unique choice of engine room location, which Van Der Valk anticipate will spark a revolution
in motoryachting for the way on board space is used.
SuperYachtsMonaco are delighted to be working with Roberto Curtó of RC Designs on his new 101m motor yacht concept.
The first official exterior images of the all-new Princess 62. Sculpted hull side windows give the exterior a dynamic appearance while her optimised
hull form delivers performance to match. All the benefits of the latest infusion technology, enabling the inclusion of features normally possible only on much
Monegasque yacht builder Dynamiq has joined forces with Studio F.A. Porsche to create an exclusive series of all-aluminium
From Montecarlo to Venezia with MTU engines from ROLLS-ROYCE with a time of 22 hours, five minutes and 42 seconds at an average speed of
52.3 knots for the nearly 1,120 nautical mile voyage.
In development for more than three years, it represents a significant milestone in both engineering and design.
Suzuki engineers achieved 350 horsepower while still designing a compact, lightweight powerhead. The robust engine displacement of 4.4 liters is matched by a high-performance 12.0:1 compression ratio, the highest ever for a production outboard engine.
An air intake system that allows the engine to draw in ample fresh air, while separating out water, spray and moisture.
June 9th, 2017
The integration of the Intelsat 21 mobility beam to Castor's existent coverage means the company now has a complete Northern and Southern maritime coverage over the Atlantic Ocean.Its global Ku-band coverage combined with L-Band back-up.
Recent trials carried out in the Caribbean and Mediterranean Sea have demonstrated the unique, high connectivity throughput capabilities of Marlink's
new dynamic Sealink VSAT High Speed Zones.
13 February 2017
Raytheon Anschütz presents a suite of the latest navigation systems, including the new SYNAPSIS NX Integrated Navigation System (INS) and the new ECDIS NX, the world's first user-defined ECDIS.
The system provides intelligent integration and advanced functions to reduce operator's workload and increase safety in navigation, such as sensor
integrity monitoring, enhanced target management, alert management, and redundancy management.
05 May 2017
Carbon Craft new CC outboard series Innovative, multi-functional, closed cell foam collar. Offering deep hull protection, a dry ride.
All Carbon Craft models offer industry leading seating capacity and comfort as well as increased interior volume .
4 NEW PANORAMA FF53'S READY TO 'PANORAMAZE' EUROPE
An effortless accelaration to her top speed of 26 knots with a fuel consumption of less than 6 liters per nautical mile is unique in her class of
16 meter twin engine motoryachts!
Thursday 11, May 2017
Opening an email, connecting to the shore-side office network, delivering engine and route data for efficiency gains, providing wi-fi and voice calling for passengers and crew.
Although the end-user should not be concerned with how their message reaches its destination, it's important to understand that different vessel types,
locations and communication needs drive the approach a multi-band service provider takes to enabling voice and IP connectivity over satellites.
Due to the compact design of VULKARDAN F not only could the installation length of the coupling be reduced, but also its weight by more than 40 percent.
Delivering an astonishing 300hp at the propeller and 550Nm Torque. Increased torque compared to 4-stroke gasoline outboards. Lasting three
times longer than the average gasoline outboard. Patented Opposed Piston Diesel (OPD) enables the four-cylinder, eight-piston supercharged
Brand new and magnificent, sublime in its design and spatial layout, sporty and luxurious.
11/28/2017 Read more...
TACNAV Light/GPS features a newly designed sensor mast with embedded GPS, and utilizes KVH's new TACNAV Moving Map Display (MMD) and its proven
Universal Multilingual Display.
Harbor Risk, a managing general underwriter for the Hanover Marine program, recently declared at the International Marina &
Boatyard Conference (IMBC) in Fort Lauderdale that they consider Bellingham Marine docks to be such a sound investment that
they offer up to 10% in additional credits to a marina's dock rate where Bellingham docks exist.
next-generation B4.5™ engine. The 4-cylinder engine achieves a remarkable increase in power and torque,
enabling significant opportunities for OEMs to downsize engine package size, and reduce costs.
Advanced FLIR M100 and M200 Thermal Cameras and Axiom Multifunction Displays Transform Boaters' View Above and Below the Waterline. Two new compact
additions to its popular M-Series marine thermal cameras for recreational boating.
Infinitely scalable next-generation DigitalMedia™ technology makes it possible to transmit 4K60 4:4:4 HDR video over
standard 1 Gigabit Ethernet, with no latency - an industry first.
It is the first and only joystick for twin inboard shaft installations that includes both docking and driving modes, and integrates all five steering components: thruster, rudders, gear shift, slip and throttle.
Rolls-Royce highlights its MTU Series 2000 M96L pleasure craft engine, Joystick Control System and MTU Premium Yacht Service.
The joystick technology allows the engine to work with bow and stern thrusters to provide ultimate vessel control and a superior driving
experience for the boater.
Honda Marine breaks the mold for marine engines with a bold concept engine that could power the future of boating. With inspiration from across Honda's lineup - including automotive, marine and aeronautical -
the design concept engine is a blue sky vision for what future marine engines could look like.
the recreational marine industry's premier multifunction display family: Mercury®
VesselView® 703. Providing precise, reliable control combined with increased clarity, high-definition
resolution, wide viewing angles, and enhanced controls for easier operation in all conditions, VesselView 703 incorporates the new Simrad® SolarMAX®
Volvo Penta introduced the most powerful of its next-generation marine gasoline engines. Offered in 380 and 430 hp models, the new aluminum V8s are
based on the highly successful General Motors' Gen-V block and incorporate a combination of technical features that cannot be matched by any other
marine gasoline engines in their horsepower range.
Inmarsat (ISAT.L), the world's leading provider of global mobile satellite communications, has announced a key infrastructure milestone for
its European Aviation Network (EAN), following the successful test and validation of the EAN Satellite Access Station (SAS).
The MODEL1815 Radar is perfect for both beginners as the first Radar that you buy and for professional users as a credible navigation product.
The display unit is compact in size, features easy-to-use and intuitive controls, all while maintaining high- performance Radar standards based on
their high-end technologies without the slightest compromise.
Hatteland Display, the leading global provider of display and computer solutions for professional maritime use has added four new sizes to its innovative second generation Series X Panel Computers portfolio.
announced that eight of its marine propulsion engines meet
the Recreational Craft Directive II (RCD II). The lineup of PowerTech™ marine engines with power ratings from 75 to 559 kW
(100 to 750 hp) offers customers a broad selection of reliable and powerful engine options.
NightFINDER Product earns The International Superyacht Society (ISS) "Excellence In Innovation" Award.
Illuminating direct a "Wall of light" 150 Meters wide, 230 meters away, anywhere around the Vessel, or across Shorelines, etc.!
Independent operation of diesel and electric engine, system redundancy, with functions as electric engine or alternator
The LOKRING© tube connectors meet the applicable military standards MILSTD-777 and will be used for the repair of
refrigeration and air conditioning systems on the Coast Guard vessels. VULKAN Lokring solder-free tube connections will make it easier to repair or ..
The highlight of the Hanse CROSSOVER SAIL is the large application range, which extends from 65 to 135 degrees to the wind. The new sail is
stowed in a specially designed sail bag on the side deck.
launching a superyacht powered by Volvo Penta's state-of-the-art Inboard Performance System (IPS). The Amer 100 is available in two models, Sport for
planing and Long Range for semi-planing.
The 100ft yacht has three decks and is spacious enough to accommodate five en-suite cabins, a living/dining room, study, three crew quarters, a well equipped kitchen and a laundry.
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