Blog posts

Current Rating

dynamic responses determine stability at sea
Trim and Stability calculations perform a static snap shot of stability. Stability underway is quite different and can best be determined by measuring dynamic responses as a vessel transits in wind and waves. Ocean Motions makes such a sensor called the STABILICUBE.

Posted to for those in motion on the ocean by Peter Ebbutt on 12/19/2012 3:39:02 PM | with 0 comments


Current Rating

Perri Marine Sales has give Birth

Posted to Riding the Waves by Bruce L. Perri on 11/20/2009 10:30:00 AM | with 0 comments


Current Rating

Recently in the Florida Keys, the standing rigging of a 60’ inspected passenger carrying sailing catamaran failed, causing its rotating wing spar mast to collapse. Evidence suggests that the port shroud parted where it exits a swageless mechanical end fitting located on the upper mast at a common shrouds/stay connection. Although there were a number of passengers onboard at the time there were no resultant injuries.

Posted to Riding the Waves by Bruce L. Perri on 11/18/2009 9:04:09 AM | with 0 comments


Current Rating

If you will be taking your boat out-of-state this winter you may need to consider a few things first to ensure a problem-free boating experience. Following are some general recommendations from the Ohio Division of Watercraft to consider before you get on the road and travel.

Posted to Riding the Waves by Bruce L. Perri on 11/2/2009 10:00:00 AM | with 1 comments


Current Rating

We've all been to the beach and wondered at the power of the waves rolling in. We have all imagined how in the world we'd go about harnessing that energy. Those of us who ply the waters of New England have stories to tell about the fast currents in Woods Hole passage, the west end of the Cape Cod Canal, or the rip currents in Hull Gut or at the mouth of the North River in Marshfield. At times, the waters in those spots boils with activity.

Posted to Maggie's View by Maggie Merrill on 10/7/2009 9:28:42 PM | with 0 comments


Sign in

Shortcuts

Tag cloud

- & A.P.Moller Academy Access accident accidents Acquistion Act additive Adjusting Administration Africa Agent Agreement air airbag airbags aker alignment Alliance America American analysis Angeles anti-piracy APM Architects Arctic Armed Asia Assessment assets Association attitude Audits Australia authorities Authority Award Awareness ballast barges Basin Bay Beach Bids boat boatbuilding boating boats bollard boosting Brasil brazil break-bulk building bulker Bunker bunkering Bureaucracy business california Campos Campus canada Canal cannes Capacity capital Captain CARB Career careers cargo carrier Carriers casualties CDCs CGM Chain challenges change charter chartering china city claim classification Club coal Coast collision Colombia Commission Communication communications Community Company competition completion complex Compliance concepts Conditions conference Conferences congestion Congress connections construction Consultant Consultants consulting consumer consumption container containers containership containerships contract contracts control convenience Convention cosco Costs Council Counter-Piracy Counter-terrorism crew crewmen crime cruise culture CUSTOMER damage deep-sea deepwater defence Defense Department design development Developments DHS diesel disaster discoveries discovery diving DNV dredging drilling drillship East economics economy Education effectiveness Effficiency efficiencies efficiency elearning electric Electronic emissions Employement Employer employment energy engine engineering Engineers environment environmental equipment EU Europe evaluations event Excellence Exchange exhaust expansion expenditures Expert Exploration exports facility familiarization Federal ferries fields finance financing Finland Fleet fmc forum Fouling foundation fpso France Francisco freight fuel Gambol gas GE Ghana GHG giga yachts gigayachts Global GOM government graduates Grants green group growth Guard guardian Guidance Harbor hazards Heavy hijack hijackers Holland Hong Horizon Hull ILWU IMO Importers imports improvement in Incident India Indian Industries industry Information infrastructure inland inspection inspector installation institution insurance integrated intermodal International internet intervention investing investment investors ISM ISPS issues italy Ivory Japan Job jobs joint-ventures Jones Kong kongsberg Korea launch launching Law laws Learning Legal legislation lift lines LNG loading logistics Long Los low luxury machinery Maersk maintenance management manned manufacture manufacturing Marad Mariime marina Marine MarineNews mariners Maritime MaritimeProfessional Market marketing MARPOL Matson Meeting Meetings mega yachts megayachts mentoring Merchant method Mexico ministers ministry motivation MTSA National nautical naval Naviagtion Navigation navy networking New news Nigeria NMSAC Northern O&G Oakland observation ocean of Officers offshore ogx oil oil&gas onshore operating operational Operations operator optimization Owners Pacific Panama Paraguay partnership petrobras pilots pipe pipeline pipelines Piracy pirates plan platform PMSA policies pollution port ports positioning power preference pre-salt prevention production professional Professionals Programme project projects propeller propulsion Protection Quality quantity railroad railroads recession Recovery recycling reduction register Regulations Regulatory renewable repairs report Reports research Resources rigs Rio Risk river rov Russia safe safely safety sailing sailors salvage San Santos School Sea seafarer seafarers Seaman seamen Seaport Seaports Seattle Secretary-General security seismic SERVICE services ship SHipayrd ship-breaking shipbuilding shipmanagement shipowner Shipowners shipping ShippingInsight ships Shipyard shipyards shore short-sea show simulation singapore Slow solutions somalia sound South spain SSA Stabilization State STCW Steaming study submarine submarines subsea sulfur super yachts superyachts supply Support survey surveyor surveys Survival system Systems Tacoma takeover tanker tankers tax technical technip technologies technology Terminal terminals terriorists Terrorism terrorists testing the throughput to tow trade Trafigura trainer training transfers Transpacific transport Transportation transshipment Trucking TSA tug tugs Tupi turbo TWIC U.S. UFRJ UK undersea underwater United US USCG Vancouver ventures vessel vessels VetcoGray Vietnam Virginia Washington waste water waterways waves well West women workboats workers work-life World worldwide wrecks yacht yachts yard