martin's marine engineering page logo The container ship MV Valentina heads up the St Lawrence River in Canada, on herway to Montreal, passing Sorel, one cold Febrary day in 2009, photo by Martin Leduc

The Ship's Library

In addition to the Ship's Library content, below, you may be interested in more resources on other areas of the site, such as...

The Monitor - Our blog area
Since July 2012, over 500 blog entries have been made there, discussing various matters involving marine engineering topics.

Marine Engineering: A maturing career
Martin's musing about his career in Marine Engineering, and the challenges this presents

The Historical Perspective
Marine Engineering documents with a primarily historical perspective such as books and drawing can be found here.

The Machinery Page
A good deal of technical article and documents describe onboard machinery and processes.

On The Job series
Margaret Boyes introduces us to various people in the maritime industry, who share with us a glimpse of their passion, and how they achieve the position they are in now.

The Advocate series
Maritime Lawyer Darren Williams offers us legal insight into various marine engineering and general seafaring topics.

The Screening Room
Seafaring Films and misc. maritime related videos are available in the Screening Room.

Bibliography Page
This area offers a partial list of references for Martin's Marine Engineering Page

CCGS Gordon Reid gyro repeaterArticles

MV Oceanex AvalonExam Questions and other license help

Vision of the Seas funnelRegulatory Information

Other

Reports

These reports and papers are already in the public domain, sometimes hard to find, but certainly interesting. They are in Adobe .pdf format. Download the free Acrobat Reader program. If you have a report not listed here, and want to share, send it to us for posting.

Environmental and Security Issues

BC Offshore Oil

Drydock keep blocksIndustry Statistics

Government and Agencies' Policies

CSL Birchglen's Engine roomAccident reports of Interest

Inspecting exhaust gas economizerHuman Resources

Interesting papers

Galveston harbourOn the web - Interesting reading

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