3 Types of Marine Structures & How They Shape the Industry

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Metal’s relationship to marine¬†structures is¬†necessary to the continuation of trade and vital to manage natural resources. Ports and jetties are the access point to the oceans and require specific fortifications to maintain longevity. Platforms offer an anchored presence to a specific area in the ocean for commercial use. Semi-submersibles and floating platforms can effectively transport … Read more

HAZMAT Diver: Equipment & Procedures Used

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Hazardous materials divers, also called a HAZMAT diver, have exceptionally dangerous jobs. They find themselves in precarious conditions, and regularly expose themselves to contamination such as fuel spills or radioactive material. However, the extreme dangers these divers face can be minimized through intense training,¬†the right dive gear, and a thorough decontamination processes. Here‚Äôs how: HAZMAT … Read more

Underwater Welding Process: Maximize Your Career

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The underwater welding process seems to defy logic: How does electricity flow through water leaving the underwater welder unscathed? As you might guess, there’s a lot more to it. Here’s a few factors to think about: Underwater welding works in a similar fashion to¬†topside welding, though the environment is different. Underwater welders take on risk, … Read more

Best Underwater Photography Tips for Beginners

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For SCUBA divers, capturing that perfect moment¬†through underwater photography¬†isn’t easy. Especially if you’re just starting out. But novice photographers¬†can go far. They just need to understand the basics of this field. It starts with knowledge of marine¬†photography equipment, techniques and¬†common mistakes. Hitting the Highlights: Best¬†Underwater Photography¬†Tips This¬†infographic is for new learners, and it’s relatively self-explanatory. … Read more