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Fire fighting on ships

Edward Webster Reanney

Fire fighting on ships

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Published by Brown,Son & Ferguson in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Edward Webster Reanney.
The Physical Object
Pagination168p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18736509M

  Fire Fighting system on ship 1. DESIGNOF FIREFIGHTINGSYSTEM -VASAN SELVENDRAN.N Dept. of Naval Architecture & offshore engineering AMET university 2. INTRODUCTION: Fire are common hazard on sea. It results in loss of cargo, damage to vessel and some times a threat to personnel life.   Firefighting duties on ships fall to the crew such as AB's (able bodied seamen) and deck hands. I don't know of any companies cruise or commercial which hire strictly firefighters. Many of the crew go through a 1 week firefighting academy and then are considered ready to fight ship fires in addition to their regularly assigned duties.


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