Glossary
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Glossary
Hull interest
The vertical up and down motion of a ship.
Hot work
Hull
Hague-Visby Rules
Harbor Master
Hatch
Heaving
Heel
Hold
Hose test
Person in charge of command of a Port.
Set of international rules (incorporated in the Carriage of of
carriers of goods as sea.
Opening in the deck of a ship through which cargo is loaded
Internal space below the deck of a ship used to carry cargo.
in order to test and ascertain their water tight
integrity.Application of jet water (minimum 5 bar) to the
hatch joints
The action of inclining of a ship to one side.
Work such as welding involving sources of ignition or high    
temperature that may cause ignition of flammable gazes.
The body of a vessel, ship, boat, hovercraft or aircraft.
An insurable interest in connection with a ship exposed to
maritime perils such as; shipowners, shipmanager, charterer
or mortgagee.
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