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by JK
Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: What to Do ? Fire on the ship while in port.
Replies: 21
Views: 1183

Re: What to Do ? Fire on the ship while in port.

Big Pete wrote:Yes JK, But what do you do if your Fire Main is all Frozen up?

BP


I've not seen it happen, which is why it was not an consideration in my mind.
by JK
Tue Jan 30, 2018 4:37 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: SMS, the Holy Grail?
Replies: 14
Views: 764

Re: SMS, the Holy Grail?

Yes, exactly. The books I’ve read talks about how in eastern cultures, there is the same ratio of sociopaths but it is culturally unacceptable so they are expected to conform or go. So they conform. Religious values would do the same, I would think. I know this is not that simple. These are very com...
by JK
Mon Jan 29, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: SMS, the Holy Grail?
Replies: 14
Views: 764

Re: SMS, the Holy Grail?

I don't think religion has anything to do with it because their God is something else and they don't care about what happens after.
by JK
Mon Jan 29, 2018 5:31 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: SMS, the Holy Grail?
Replies: 14
Views: 764

Re: SMS, the Holy Grail?

hahaha, now I have to go back and remeasure my kitchen because I forgot what it was, by zipping in here for just a sec...... :lol:
by JK
Mon Jan 29, 2018 5:14 am
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: SMS, the Holy Grail?
Replies: 14
Views: 764

Re: SMS, the Holy Grail?

That article validates some of what I have seen. Before modern understanding of the brain and personalities, people would have said, Evil Begets Evil. I have also noticed that having a certain type of Boss is an enabler to bad behaviour in the workplace. It is amazing what happens when one manager l...
by JK
Sat Jan 27, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Available Positions
Topic: Superintendent, Marine Engineering, NFL
Replies: 1
Views: 278

Re: Superintendent, Marine Engineering, NFL

Job doesn’t pay enough for the workload.
by JK
Sat Jan 27, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Celebrity Edge Rollout
Replies: 5
Views: 449

Re: Celebrity Edge Rollout

Especially if there’s a bar. Tequila makes everyone brave.
by JK
Sat Jan 27, 2018 4:54 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Celebrity Edge Rollout
Replies: 5
Views: 449

Re: Celebrity Edge Rollout

LMAO!! Yfronts...it never even occurred to me. I looked at it and considered the sheer amount of structure they had to put in to support the monstrosity. JollyJack. Would this be designed to 1.5 or 2.2, do you think? How would you even test it. Fill it with waterbags and raise it? Pax watching the e...
by JK
Thu Jan 25, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: SMS, the Holy Grail?
Replies: 14
Views: 764

Re: SMS, the Holy Grail?

unbelievable....I'm sure a towing captain was consulted in that fiasco (note sarcasm)
by JK
Tue Jan 23, 2018 1:37 pm
Forum: Crew Mess
Topic: SMS, the Holy Grail?
Replies: 14
Views: 764

SMS, the Holy Grail?

For anyone out of Canada, Lac Megantic was a huge railroad accident in Quebec caused by a train of tankers running away with no engineer onboard, derailing and exploding in the middle of a town. http://montrealgazette.com/opinion/opinion-post-lac-megantic-bureaucracy-and-safety-remain-at-odds Once a...
by JK
Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:49 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Celebrity Edge Rollout
Replies: 5
Views: 449

Celebrity Edge Rollout

This is interesting, the Celebrity Edge has what looks like a reverse rake bow. She is light ship in the photos, so it really gives a idea of how the suprestructure towers. https://www.marineinsight.com/shipping-news/photos-eagerly-anticipated-celebrity-edge-floats-dry-dock/?utm_content=bufferc1af1&...
by JK
Fri Jan 12, 2018 5:26 am
Forum: Training Room
Topic: ETO CoC?
Replies: 8
Views: 574

Re: ETO CoC?

the problem is that the Feds make the rules, the provinces provide training courses.
by JK
Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:04 am
Forum: F.W.E
Topic: John Metcalfe
Replies: 0
Views: 209

John Metcalfe

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by JK
Wed Jan 10, 2018 8:20 am
Forum: General Job topics
Topic: Transport Canada issues
Replies: 5
Views: 499

Re: Transport Canada issues

Personally, I've have never been the recipient of this behaviour but I have heard plenty from others regarding it. A friend of mine is working on his 1sts and told me yesterday in the span of a couple of weeks he was told he didn't have to write to, yes indeed he does. It is a disgrace that people a...
by JK
Wed Jan 10, 2018 6:13 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Chain Fall Certification
Replies: 4
Views: 307

Re: Chain Fall Certification

I think a lot of people just send them out to be tested now. So I wasn't much help was I ?

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