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by JK
Thu Jan 23, 2020 6:24 am
Forum: F.W.E
Topic: Mike Wiltshire
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Mike Wiltshire

Mike was a long time engineer with the CCG WILTSHIRE Mike (Retired Marine Engineer) Passed away suddenly at home on 12th January 2020. Aged 75. Dearly loved husband of Barbara (nee Murray). Funeral service at The Haltemprice Crematorium, Willerby on Thursday 6th February at 1.30pm. No flowers please...
by JK
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: Canadian Coast Guard Cadet Training Program deadline is approaching
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Views: 61

Canadian Coast Guard Cadet Training Program deadline is approaching

The application process for the CCG Cadet Training Program closes in just one month! February 14th is the last day to get your applications in! https://www.ccg-gcc.gc.ca/college/
by JK
Fri Jan 10, 2020 6:59 am
Forum: F.W.E
Topic: Paul E Meating
Replies: 0
Views: 63

Paul E Meating

Paul Meating passed away in Calgary Alberta at the age of 71 on Friday Jan 3, 2020. Paul was a longtime employee of the Canadian Coast Guard, starting out on the old steam up and downers as a watchkeeping engineer, retiring as the Chief Engineer of the CCGS Louis S St-Laurent. In between the two, he...
by JK
Wed Jan 08, 2020 4:03 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: RCGS Resolute
Replies: 0
Views: 87

RCGS Resolute

A cruise ship belonging to Squamish, B.C.-based One Ocean Expeditions has been ordered by an Argentinian federal judge to stay in the port of Buenos Aires due to a "significant debt" I wonder if they still nail the writ on a door or mast? Remember when it was arrested, not detained. https...
by JK
Tue Dec 24, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: Best wishes
Replies: 1
Views: 89

Best wishes

And a fabulous New Years to everyone who takes the time to visit and post on the forum.

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by JK
Mon Dec 23, 2019 5:21 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: Bunkering Operation at ARA ( Amsterdam-Ryotterdam- Antwerp)
Replies: 4
Views: 473

Re: Bunkering Operation at ARA ( Amsterdam-Ryotterdam- Antwerp)

Your comments on the Coriolis meter reminded me of an article I downloaded about 6 years ago on this very topic:

by JK
Thu Dec 19, 2019 4:50 am
Forum: F.W.E
Topic: Captain Claude Henry Brook
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Captain Claude Henry Brook

by JK
Fri Dec 06, 2019 2:28 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Cruise ship precautionary blackout
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Views: 234

Cruise ship precautionary blackout

Precautionary blackout. What’s your best guess as to what would make the engineers knock off all the power except for emergency power? I’m thinking that they had to get into a lockdown space. One ship I managed had 3 levels to get into the transformer room. They had to lock down the engines to get a...
by JK
Thu Dec 05, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: F.W.E
Topic: 1989 Mass Shooting at Polytechnique
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Views: 368

1989 Mass Shooting at Polytechnique

It's been 30 years since Marc Lepine went into an engineering class and separated the woman and men to opposite sides of the room and shot the woman. Six of the nine women in that room were killed. He killed 14 women, injured 14 others (including four men), then killed himself. Geneviève Bergeron Hé...
by JK
Mon Nov 25, 2019 3:52 am
Forum: F.W.E
Topic: Robert "Bob" Bell
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Views: 250

Robert "Bob" Bell

I never realized that Bob had started so young on his Dad's sailing vessel.

https://www.thechronicleherald.ca/obituaries/robert-eugene-bob-bell-30189/

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