Welcome to Maritime Page, your go-to source for all things related to the maritime industry. Our team is made up of experienced mariners with a passion for sharing their knowledge and expertise with others.
The website owner and lead writer, Dmitry Shafran is a mariner with sea-going experience in the merchant fleet on various types of vessels, including oil and chemical tankers, LPG carriers, and even reefer and TSHD in the early years. Currently employed as a marine surveyor with over 10 years in shore-based positions in the maritime and shipping industry. Handled a wide range of cargoes as an officer onboard the ship, as well as loading master onshore, but the most intense experience is with dry bulk, vegetable oils, petroleum products, and LPG. With his extensive seagoing and shore-based experience and knowledge of the maritime industry, Alex Nicholson is well-equipped to provide in-depth and informative articles on a variety of topics.
Our second writer, Engineer Red, holds a degree in Marine Engineering and has worked on various types of vessels as well. His expertise in the field of marine engineering, hands-on experience in Engine Room jobs, and renewable energy, allows him to provide valuable insights into the latest technologies and developments in the maritime industry.
In addition to their professional experience, both Dmitry Shafran and Engineer Red are also avid enthusiasts of boating, fishing, and water activities. They enjoy sharing their personal experiences and knowledge on these topics as well, providing readers with a well-rounded understanding of the maritime world.
The goal of Maritime Page is to provide a comprehensive and reliable source of information for anyone interested in the maritime industry. Whether you are a seafarer, a maritime student, or simply a lover of all things related to the sea, we aim to provide valuable insights, tips, and news on the latest developments in the maritime world.
Maritime shipping is a vital part of the global economy, enabling the movement of goods and materials around the world. However, the shipping industry also has a significant impact on the environment. In recent years, there has been a growing awareness of the need for sustainable shipping practices.