Tag Archive: welding

Assumptions

Mar 03 2015

In our classroom we receive several times a month experts from all over the world. Course members like CSI’s, surveyors or experts from shipping lines or insurance companies. In the beginning, some are a little uncertain, as they don’t know the competence or education level from the others and some can be very sure of themselves, even cocky. Others are waiting to come out of their shell until they get to know their fellow students. Because our course is very interactive, we...

“Can it be slightly more?”

Mar 24 2014

If you go to the shops to buy your groceries, often the question is asked “Can it be slightly more?” As often the client agrees on this, but it is hard to see how much more it will be at the end. In lashing & securing of cargo on a ship, very often more lashing will be applied then necessary. For the insurance surveyor this will be very good but for the one who has to pay for all the additional...