Author

Ruben Hulstaert

‘I graduated in 2011 with a Master’s degree in nautical sciences from the Antwerp Maritime Academy. Thereafter I started sailing with DEME on trailing suction hopper dredgers (TSHD) and I worked my way up to Chief mate. For now, I’ve said goodbye to the sea and have started a shore employment as a Marine Coordinator’

Share this page

Articles By Ruben Hulstaert

Should the dredging industry establish common standards for crew transfers?

Crews routinely perform vesseltovessel transfers, ensuring a project continues seamlessly. But the operation is not risk free. A roundtable of IADC members shared ideas on how to improve procedures to make crew transfers safer.

DOWNLOAD PDF Document | 669,51 KB