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Taking the heat out of ship fires


Gabites, I, Taking the heat out of ship fires, Asia Pacific Fire Magazine, MDM Publishing Ltd, United Kingdom, 56, pp. 39-42. (2016) [Magazine Article]

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On-board a commercial ship, fire can swiftly lead to catastrophic consequences for the lives aboard, the ship, its cargo and the environment surrounding it. Fire is a destructive force that requires a broad range of knowledge and skill to overcome. Accurately recognising the type and extent of a problem is the first step in formulating a sound plan to deal with it. Making the best use of resources and techniques to limit damage and efficiently extinguish a fire is the ultimate goal.

Item Details

Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:Offensive Boundary cooling, Defensive boundary cooling, Ship Fire Management, AMC, Utas, APF Magazine
Research Division:Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
Research Group:Human resources and industrial relations
Research Field:Occupational and workplace health and safety
Objective Division:Law, Politics and Community Services
Objective Group:Work and labour market
Objective Field:Workplace safety
UTAS Author:Gabites, I (Mr Ian Gabites)
ID Code:106636
Year Published:2016
Deposited By:Seafaring and Maritime Operations
Deposited On:2016-02-17
Last Modified:2016-02-17

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