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Ashutosh Ghate

A Passionate Marine Engineer with over a decade of experience. Newly developed skills of web designing and blogging. Here to share my knowledge and experience.

Microbial degradation of Oil

Microbiological Attack Microbial problems were prominent during the early eighties. Over a period of time incidents due to microbial problems have reduced but they do still exist. The effects were mainly seen in distillate fuels and lubricants, but these effects…

What is RPSL number

RPSL Number RPSL stands for Recruitment and Placement Services Licence is mandated by the Directorate General of Shipping in India for authorised recruiters and agents. Recruitment & Placement Services Regulations issued by the Govt of India and enforced under the…

Corrections in Master Checker

Master Checker Our DG shipping profile has something called master checker tab where we see all the details updated from the institutes where we do the course, our sea service details updated by our company, CDC COC and DCE endorsements…
Seafarer Identity Document SID

Seafarers Identity Document SID

Seafarers Identity Document (SID) The concept of an Identification system for the seafarers was mooted in 1950 s. Accordingly, the International Labor Organization brought forward the ILO Convention C-108 on seafarers identity documents. India has ratified this convention and issuing a Continuous Discharge…