THSD “VITUS BERING” – 2nd. Mate Relief

A super short and premium trip (21 days) joining one of the best JDN´s international crew. THSD "VITUS BERING" State of the art dredger, highly motivated crew, 97% efficiency during operations... what else can you expect for this way of living we have choosen. Great thanks to my fellows sharing the night watch! 2nd. Mate … Continúa leyendo THSD “VITUS BERING” – 2nd. Mate Relief

MY “WEDGE TOO” – DECKHAND / SECOND MATE RELIEF

  It all started around mid August 2016, my contract with DOF Management was over. I was on holidays, planning to move for a few months to Bali, Indonesia. After a little more planning things work out the other way, I decided to stay in Europe visiting a friend of mine who I worked with … Continúa leyendo MY “WEDGE TOO” – DECKHAND / SECOND MATE RELIEF

Know your slang, be professional, be cool!

Ladies and gents! You have already set your professional bow and course to the Mediterranean Sea! Visualize that! Imagine yourself standing on the bridge wing, sun is shinning and a gentle breeze waving your hair :-) go for it! After a few months on board on my very first contract on a yacht I decided … Continúa leyendo Know your slang, be professional, be cool!

Mediterranean Summer Readings in Cote d’ Azur. “GERMAN FRERS Viajes, Diseños, Regatas”

Before leaving Buenos Aires heading to Nice for holidays I decided to get some beach reads. I would like to share with many others spanish speaking colleagues a great book I discovered in a beautiful library in Buenos Aires named "Yenny - El Ateneo". I found myself standing to "GERMAN FRERS Viajes, diseños, regatas" a valuable book … Continúa leyendo Mediterranean Summer Readings in Cote d’ Azur. “GERMAN FRERS Viajes, Diseños, Regatas”

Respect! FRC Ops :-)

How many times have you consciously gone through your SMS (Safety Management System)? Do you belive in your SMS? Have you considered to change or amend any of the procedures on it? Do you own your "SMS - FRC launching procedure" like if you are a champion? Knowledge is power and sharing knowledge is empowering! Let´s say … Continúa leyendo Respect! FRC Ops :-)

AHTS “SKANDI PACIFIC” – SECOND MATE

  Abstract: Ports of Call: Punta Quilla, ARG – Vega Pleyade / Hidra / Carina Field, ARG Chartered by: TOTAL Responsible for Voyage Planning and Navigational Equipment monitoring and  aintenance. Third Party, IMO and Admiralty Charts and Publications updates. GMDSS designated fficer. ISM, HQSE, OCS, TM Master, Dynamic Positioning logs. Sea watch, bulk and deck … Continúa leyendo AHTS “SKANDI PACIFIC” – SECOND MATE

DPO – Dynamic Positioning Operator. Basic Induction Course

Did both "Basic" and "Advance" course at "Kongsberg Maritime Training Center", Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. I would definitly recommend this course because it helps you to provide understanding of design principles and it`s completion with Advance" course that gives special atenttion to simulator and scenarios. This course has nothing to envy any other simulators in Europe … Continúa leyendo DPO – Dynamic Positioning Operator. Basic Induction Course

MV “OCEAN ATLANTIC” – Navigation Officer

Abstract: Ports of Call: Tilbury, UK - Wilhelmshaven, GER - Global Tech One Windpark, GER Chartered by: AREVA Officer responsible for Voyage Planning and Navigational Equipment. Third Party, IMO and Admiralty Charts and Publications updates. GMDSS designated Officer. ISM Bridge relevant reports and logs.  

SUBMARINE 209 CLASS – ARA “SALTA”

  Home based: Mar del Plata, ARGENTINA. As a newly-reported junior officer (JO), studying the systems, duty guards enable me to support his fellow officers by performing important tasks. My duty was assist to the Master on Mission Planning refered to the Navigation Secureness. I lead HR Managing and Logistics Division that was subordinated to … Continúa leyendo SUBMARINE 209 CLASS – ARA “SALTA”