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April 15, 2024

3 questions for: Tom Abbenhues

3 questions for Tom Abbenhues 1. Why is your job/discipline important? The maritime sector is a vital part of the world economy as roughly 90% of everything we use, including our food and raw materials, reaches us on a ship.…
April 4, 2024

Polestar Digital Academy

What is e-learning? April 2023In an era defined by technological and digital advancements, the traditional landscape of educational publishing has undergone a remarkable transformation. E-learning has now become an integral part of the educational ecosystem, offering an array of opportunities…
February 1, 2024

3 questions for: Kerrie Forster

3 questions for Kerrie Forster Why do you like the field that you work in and why is it important? I work as a Maritime Consultant and Industry Liaison and every day is a new challenge! Simply put, maritime is…
December 14, 2023

Shiptalk podcast with Captain Henk Hensen

Shiptalk Ep. 35 with Capt. Henk Hensen Captain Henk hensen, FNI, shares his views on Tug use in Port. In this podcast Henk Hensen talks about tug safety, training with tugs, and safe working with tugs, pilots and ships. GoldenStripes…
Ramon van Hal achter laptop
November 2, 2023

3 questions for: Ramon van Hal

3 questions for Ramon van Hal 1. Why do you like the field that you work in and why is it important? I always liked ships, trains and airplanes. The enormous power of these machines, crossing countries, hammering through skies…
Tug boat pushing
September 21, 2023

3 questions for: Henk Hensen

3 questions for Henk Hensen 1. Why do you like the field that you work in and why is it important? The field I am working in comprises ships, tugs, and ship handling with tugs. It is not only interesting…
tanker ship tugged
April 20, 2023

Collaboration on tug publications

Western Maritime Training and Polestar Publishing collaborate on teaching materials for new tug course April 2023Western Maritime Training, a bespoke provider of maritime training courses located in Plymouth, United Kingdom, will be launching an online training for Tug Masters to…
March 30, 2023

News: De 1e Polestar Publishing nieuwsbrief

Nieuwsbrief: Maart 2023 March 2023Eind maart is onze eerste nieuwsbrief de deur uitgegaan! We zijn enthousiast om onze lezers te informeren over onze laatste publicaties, evenementen en andere updates. Vanaf heden zullen we periodiek een nieuwsupdate te geven! Schrijf je…
Cor Schot
March 9, 2023

3 vragen voor: Cor Schot

Drie vragen voor redacteur Cor Schot March 2023 Waarom is jouw vakgebied belangrijk? ADN gaat over het vervoer van gevaarlijke stoffen, in de ruimste zin van het woord. Omdat bij incidenten met gevaarlijke stoffen de schade en letsel zeer groot…

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