Essays about: "sea accident"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words sea accident.

  1. 1. To drone, or not to drone : A qualitative study in how and when information from UxV should be distributed in rescue missions at sea

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Rickard Laine; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Swedish maritime rescue consists of a number of resources from various organizations that will work together and achieve a common goal, to save people in need. It turns out that information is a significant factor in maritime rescue missions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Wave transformation at a rock platform in Victoria, Australia - A study combining field measurements with numerical modelling

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Hanna Kowalczyk; [2016]
    Keywords : Wave dynamics; wave modelling; shore platform; rock coasts; EBED; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Even though a large part of the world's coastline consists of rocky shores, it is still a neglected field of study in coastal research. To increase the knowledge of wave transformation processes on these shores is important in order to understand erosional patterns and to manage coastal risks. READ MORE

  3. 3. Logistics practices in Ethiopia

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Energy and Technology

    Author : Fekadu Melese Debela; [2013]
    Keywords : Ethiopia; Logistics; Road; Rail; Air Freight; Dry port;

    Abstract : The ability to transport goods quickly, economically and reliably is vital to a nation’s prosperity and capacity to compete in global market. Ethiopia is a landlocked country in East Africa with a land area of about 1.13 million square kilometers and a population of about 82.8 million. READ MORE

  4. 4. COLLISIONS IN ICE : A STUDY OF COLLISIONS INVOLVING SWEDISH ICEBREAKERS IN THE BALTIC SEA

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Sjöfartshögskolan (SJÖ); Linnéuniversitetet/Sjöfartshögskolan (SJÖ)

    Author : Martin Franck; Malin Holm Roos; [2013]
    Keywords : Baltic Sea; Collision; Icebreak; Ice-class; Östersjön; Kollision; Isbryt; Isklass;

    Abstract : This study was conducted with the purpose of furthering the knowledge of collisionsinvolving Swedish icebreakers in the Baltic Sea. It strived to identify the causes and directeffects of this type of collision. READ MORE

  5. 5. Barriers to Near-miss Reporting in the Maritime Domain

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Fredrik Köhler; [2010]
    Keywords : near-miss; accident; incident; maritime; maritime domain; INSJÖ; shipping; safety; accident ratio; reporting; reporting system; IMO; master mariner; DP;

    Abstract : The catastrophic accident of the ferry Herald of Free Enterprise made it clear that the development of accident prevention in the maritime domain must not only rely on negative events but rather on proactive measures.Near-miss reporting is becoming widespread as a proactive tool for accident prevention in various domains. READ MORE