Week 26 2021: Top picks from this week’s latest publication releases
|This week’s New Editions
Top picks from this week’s latest maritime publication releases and important regulatory guidance for each title to help you decide if it’s requirement for your vessels
|Witherbys – ECDIS Passage Planning and Watchkeeping
Recommended for all vessels This 2021 edition of ECDIS Passage Planning and Watchkeeping provides best practice techniques and guidance on the use of ECDIS. It includes clear explanations of the configuration of ECDIS settings and the four stages of route planning, using the APEM method set out in IMO Resolution A.893(21).Updated ECDIS screenshots and illustrations such as the APEM (appraisal, planning, execution and monitoring) flowchart aid readers’ understanding of best practice techniques.
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|Witherbys – Passage Planning Guide – English Channel, Dover Strait and Southern North Sea
Recommended for maritime industryThe 2021 edition has been fully revised and updated with assistance from serving deep-sea pilots and leading industry organisations. It now includes guidance covering German Bight.This Passage Planning Guide provides up-to-date information for the safe and controlled transit of ships through the English Channel, Dover Strait and Southern North Sea, covering passages to and from:• MAAS/Rotterdam• Sunk/Thames• Wandelaar/Schelde• Elbe/Weser/Jade.
The Guide will be a valuable source of reference at every stage of the passage (appraisal, planning, execution and monitoring). It highlights aids to navigation, traffic separation schemes, distinctive chart features, traffic hotspots, potential hazards, etc, which are essential considerations for a controlled and safe passage.
|Operational Level Stability for Deck & Engineer Officers
Recommended for all vesselsWritten by B.J.Wardle, this brand new title has been written to meet the needs of students who may be studying in their spare time at home or sea or attending nautical schools before undertaking marine examinations for career advancement.This books covers all earning out comes regarding stability contained in the 2014 Editions of:IMO Model Course 7.03, Officer in Charge of a Navigation WatchIMO Model Course 7.04, Officer in Charge of an Engineering Watch
|Management Level Stability
Recommended for all vesselsWritten by B.J.Wardle, this brand new title has been written to meet the needs of students who may be studying in their spare time at home or sea or attending nautical schools before undertaking marine examinations for career advancement.This books covers all earning out comes regarding stability contained in the 2014 Editions of:IMO Model Course 7.01, Master and Chief MateIMO Model Course 7.02, Chief Engineer Officer and Second Engineer Officer
|Witherbys – Passage Planning Guide: Great Barrier Reef and Torres Strait
(PPG – GBRTS)
Recommended for vessels transiting Great Barrier Reef & Torres StaitsThis publication has been revised to incorporate the latest guidance and practical advice for ships transiting the Great Barrier Reef and Torres Strait. It offers additional clarity on subjects such as maximum draught and UKC requirements and Australian MARPOL areas. Published in conjunction with Australian Reef Pilots and Maritime Industry Australia, this is a reliable resource for any crew navigating the region.This publication is also designed to be used as part of the ship’s pre-entry procedures and as a tool for refreshing the bridge team each time the ship is planning a passage through the GBRTS. An improved presentation of pull-out chartlets allow the book to be used in real time, giving the navigator an overview that can be lost on ships where the primary means of navigation is ECDIS. Updated traffic information and case studies based on accident reports are effective in illustrating best navigational procedures.
|Passage Planning Guidelines
Recommended for all vesselsThe fully updated 2021 edition of Passage Planning Guidelines incorporates three separate publications presented in a slip case. It covers the latest procedures, guidance and best practice required for good navigational practice.Passage Planning Guidelines incorporates three publications:• Passage Planning Guidelines• Safe Nav Watch• Teamwork on the Nav Bridge
|BIMCO – Check Before Fixing 2021
Recommended to maritime industryThis publication responds to the rising prominence of risk management in the maritime industry. It is a practical handbook written by industry professionals, intended for shipping practitioners. The quick reference format aids mariners’ decision-making process on board ship. In this publication, BIMCO has built upon decades of experience advising members on standard shipping contractual issues.This publication contains comprehensive guidance that helps shipping practitioners avoid contractual pitfalls and better understand the consequences of their commercial decisions. ‘Check Before Fixing 2021’ is an effective preventative tool to use before committing to a contract. It is also a great reference for when disputes arise under existing contracts. The updated and more accessible structure of this publication makes it easy to find the information needed to assess the risk and implications of fixture terms.
|North – The Mariner’s Role in Collecting Evidence Handbook,
A Guide to Good Practice
Recommended for all vesselsThis publication, now in its second edition, guides mariners on collecting, pre-serving and reporting on various types of factual evidence relevant to incidents and accidents on board ship. All evidence types are contextualised through incidents involving people, cargo, hull and machinery, commercial disputes, pollution, and the ship itself. Chapters are supplemented by procedural checklists relevant to the evidence required.This publication also equips readers with the knowledge necessary to demonstrate a ship’s compliance, improve shipboard operations and determine liability when pursuing or defending a claim. Evidence checklists cover areas such as personal illness and performance warranty disputes, meaning crew are prepared for various eventualities. Detail is given on digital evidence types, explaining the practical use of electronic devices such as ECDIS and mobile phones. The publication guides readers on good reporting practice and time management, so that all evidence can be handled sensitively and without delay.This is also available in e-book.
|Witherbys – Ship Automation for Marine Engineers and ETOs
Recommended for all vesselsWritten by an industry expert, this publication covers every essential aspect of onboard automated systems. This second edition has been fully updated to include advances in marine automation and the wide variety of modern electrical appliances. It describes the features of different onboard circuits and the essential maintenance tasks to help prevent malfunctions and breakdowns. It also demonstrates how to approach troubleshooting in an efficient manner so that beginners in electrical engineering can quickly gain a level of proficiency, and professionals may greatly enhance their troubleshooting skills.
The guide illustrates with circuit diagrams, component schematics and case study photographs taken on board during modern fleet inspections.
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|OUTFIT MANAGEMENT TABLE|
|Forthcoming New Admiralty Charts/New Edition Charts to be Published in in Week 26|
|2716||International Chart Series, Baltic Sea, Latvia, Ventspils||NC||01.07.2021|
|252||Mediterranean Sea, Algeria, Cap Corbelin To Cap Takouch||NE||01.07.2021|
|633||Plans on the East Coast of Ireland||NE||01.07.2021|
|1008||Korea -West Coast, Gunsan Hang and Approaches||NE||01.07.2021|
|1596||Greece – Saronikós Kólpos, Peiraiás||NE||01.07.2021|
|2492||United States and Canada, East Coast, Bay of Fundy to Block Island||NE||01.07.2021|
|8054||Port Approach Guide Jebel Ali (Mīnāʼ Jabal ʻĀlī)||NE||01.07.2021|
|8101||Port Approach Guide Fujairah (Fujayrah) and Khawr Fakkān||NE||01.07.2021|
|Forthcoming Charts to be Withdrawn in Week 26|
|Chart Number||Chart Title||Replacement Chart Number|
|252||Mediterranean Sea, Algeria, Cap Corbelin To Cap Takouch||252|
|633||Plans on the East Coast of Ireland||633|
|1008||Korea -West Coast, Gunsan Hang and Approaches||1008|
|1596||Greece – Saronikós Kólpos, Peiraiás||1596|
|2492||United States and Canada, East Coast, Bay of Fundy to Block Island||2492|
|2716||International Chart Series, Baltic Sea, Latvia, Ventspils||2716|
|8054||Port Approach Guide Jebel Ali (Mīnāʼ Jabal ʻĀlī)||8054|
|8101||Port Approach Guide Fujairah (Fujayrah) and Khawr Fakkān||8101|
|2357||France – West Coast, Baie de Quiberon||Withdrawn|
|2823||France – West Coast, Quiberon to Le Croisic||Withdrawn|
|2981||France – West Coast, Pointe de Saint-Gildas to Goulet de Fromentine||Withdrawn|
|2997||France – West Coast, Saint-Jean-de-Monts to Les Sables-d’Olonne||Withdrawn|
|8022||Port Approach Guide, Colombo||Withdrawn|
|8042||Port Approach Guide, Bahrain||Withdrawn|
|8043||Port Approach Guide, Approaches to Bahrain||Withdrawn|
|8106||Port Approach Guide, Abu Dhabi (Abu Zaby)||Withdrawn|
|8109||Port Approach Guide, Dubai (Dubayy)||Withdrawn|
|8116||Port Approach Guide, Ras Laffan||Withdrawn|
|8117||Port Approach Guide, Doha (Ad Dawhah)||Withdrawn|
|8118||Port Approach Guide, Mesaieed (Musay’id or Umm Said) and Hamad Port||Withdrawn|
|8191||Port Approach Guide, Sharjah (Ash Shariqah) and Hamriyah||Withdrawn|
|8253||Port Approach Guide, Khalifa Port (Mina Khalifa)||Withdrawn|
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|NP321-22||Her Majesty’s Nautical Almanac Office.
Astronomical / Surveying Publication. The Star Almanac for Land Surveyors for the year 2022.
ISBN No: 978-0-70-774-6258
|24/06/2021||This almanac gives positions of the Sun, Polaris and selected bright stars, accurate to
about 1 arcsecond, which may be used to determine a geographical position or
direction to true north using astronomical observations. A pdf version of the almanac
and files of coefficients in ASCII format, representing the positions of the Sun and
stars, are included on the accompanying CDRom