AL-BAHRIAH INSURANCE & REINSURANCE S.A.L.
Glossary
Machinery
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Machinery maintenance is of paramount importance for proper operation of every ship.
to assure smooth and safe operation.  It is essential that sufficient new spare parts are
competent staff and always in accordance with manufacturers' instructions.

Crankshaft deflections should be taken at regular intervals. Lube oil and Fuel oil should
also be analysed to make sure that they are free from any contamination or debris.

Main and auxiliary engines may breakdown causing either a fire or severe damage that
may result in withdrawing the ship from service until costly and lengthy repairs are
accomplished. The following
notes are few recommendations for Masters and Officers
for proper machinery maintenance.
البحــــــريـــــــة للضمـــــــان واعـــــــادة الضمــــــــان ش.م.ل