Maritime and Ship Training in Iran: An Overview

Iran, with its strategic geographical location and access to three major bodies of water—the Persian Gulf, the Sea of Oman, and the Caspian Sea—holds a significant position in the maritime […]

Ships’ Propulsions

Marine propulsion is the mechanism or system used to generate thrust to move a watercraft through water. While paddles and sails are still used on some smaller boats, most modern […]

Understanding the ISPS Code: A Focus on Ports

In the wake of rising global security concerns, particularly those related to maritime activities, the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code stands as a pivotal framework established to […]

Ship Auditing Under ISM Code

Introduction to ISM Code Auditing ISM Code auditing serves as an invaluable tool for improving maritime safety and environmental protection. By auditing a ship’s Safety Management System (SMS), professionals can […]

Ship Surveying by Classification Societies

Ship surveying is far more than just a perfunctory examination; it’s a meticulous evaluation aimed at gauging a vessel’s structural soundness, operational efficacy, and compliance with safety and environmental standards. […]

Port State Control Inspection on Ships

Port State Control (PSC) serves as a critical mechanism to ensure that foreign ships entering a port adhere to international conventions and protocols governing safety, security, and environmental standards. Its […]

Introduction to Marine Environment for Seafarers

This article provides a comprehensive overview of the marine environment and is intended for maritime professionals, marine officers, students, and individuals interested in environmental issues related to ship pollution and […]