Navigation, Chart, Technical Drawing Laboratory

Fields of Application:
Navigation, Standarts of Watchkeeping, Technical Drawing applications are carried out in this laboratory. It is also used for dissertation studies.

Navigation: Distance and direction terms at Sea, materials used in navigation, charts and publications, compasses and compass usage. Coastal navigation, position fixing methods and mathematical navigation methods. Current navigation, tide calculations, celestial navigation and great circle sailing.

Watchkeeping Handover Standards, rules for collision prevention, effective bridge team management.

This provides opportunity to apply Technical Drawing, various ships and necessary information in order to explain the staff plans on these ships.

Current Infrastructure / Equipment:
Protractor, Parallel Ruler, Compasses, Azimuth sight vane, Calculators, Navigation Charts, etc)