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by JK
Fri Apr 09, 2021 3:43 am
Forum: F.W.E
Topic: Kenneth Bulman
Replies: 0
Views: 27

Kenneth Bulman

Formerly of Hammonds Plains, Ken passed away peacefully on March 31, 2021 in Edmonton, Alta. He was born in 1931 in Gateshead, England. He was a marine engineer and began his career as an apprentice in the shipyards of Tyne and Wear, England. This was followed by a number of years in the British Mer...
by JK
Sun Mar 28, 2021 4:18 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: Mobility of asymptomatic, presumed non-covid-19-carrying* seafarers in the marine sector during the covid-19 pandemic
Replies: 8
Views: 967

Re: Mobility of asymptomatic, presumed non-covid-19-carrying* seafarers in the marine sector during the covid-19 pandemi

Not sure where "cry me a river"fits into the discussion. My points were not a lament, but a discussion of facts and figures. Personal sarcastic comments only discredit the speaker or author of such. Please kindly concentrate on merit and facts. I would like to see logical comments, whethe...
by JK
Tue Mar 23, 2021 10:49 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: TC- Revised Measures Regarding Marine Personnel Certificates,
Replies: 1
Views: 300

TC- Revised Measures Regarding Marine Personnel Certificates,

Revised Temporary Measures Regarding Marine Personnel Certificates, Discharge Books, Marine Medical Certificates & Marine Counter Services Bulletin No.: 04/2021 Date: 2021-03-19 Link: https://tc.canada.ca/en/marine-transportation/marine-safety/ship-safety-bulletins/revised-temporary-measures-reg...
by JK
Wed Mar 17, 2021 4:20 am
Forum: Available Positions
Topic: CCG Management Hiring in Atlantic area
Replies: 0
Views: 449

CCG Management Hiring in Atlantic area

It looks like CCG is staffing up management positions in Atlantic area: ► Superintendent, Marine Communications and Traffic Services ► Superintendent, Aids to Navigation ► Superintendent, Icebreaking ► Superintendent, Search and Rescue ► Superintendent, Environmental Response ► Superintendent, Vesse...
by JK
Wed Mar 17, 2021 4:18 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: CCGS Edward Cornwallis to be renamed
Replies: 2
Views: 889

Re: CCGS Edward Cornwallis to be renamed

The ship will be renamed in a totally fitting manner.When it is announced, people will have to actually read their history to understand it.
by JK
Tue Mar 16, 2021 12:39 pm
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: COVID Vaccines
Replies: 6
Views: 534

Re: COVID Vaccines

What I see you posting is, me, me, me. Sorry you are so inconvenienced by disease.
by JK
Wed Mar 10, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: Exhaust gas system - Risk of hexavalent chromium residue”
Replies: 5
Views: 358

Re: Exhaust gas system - Risk of hexavalent chromium residue”

Well that is good to know. It felt like another spike in the coffin for me!
by JK
Wed Mar 10, 2021 7:06 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: Exhaust gas system - Risk of hexavalent chromium residue”
Replies: 5
Views: 358

Exhaust gas system - Risk of hexavalent chromium residue”

Wärtsilä has published a bulletin titled: “Exhaust gas system - Risk of hexavalent chromium residue” that says there is risk of exposure to Cr(VI) residue, that is greatest when completing hot work (welding, burning and grinding) on exhaust system components containing stainless steel or chromium me...
by JK
Mon Mar 08, 2021 5:42 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: COVID Vaccines
Replies: 6
Views: 534

Re: COVID Vaccines

Seriously? Posting this half baked Russian conspiracy stuff here? Is this how you approach your marine duties? Read part of a manual? I know many mariners who had their vaccine passport to join ships in various places in the world. No difference. They weren't forced, the got the jab if they wanted t...
by JK
Thu Mar 04, 2021 6:52 am
Forum: Training Room
Topic: Transport Canada transfer process
Replies: 3
Views: 737

Re: Transport Canada transfer process

unfortunately Navy does not do things like the Merchant Marine. This is why you are having to go through this route. Not saying right or wrong. Just different realities.