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Jargon Busting: Mining
Jargon Busting: Mining
The Mining industry is another sector of the working world that has, buried within its core, a rich centre of initialisms, complex words, and phrases that are often unknown outside of Mining Spheres. Here are ten that are well worth knowing if you're...
Posted by: Ruth Byrne
25/07/17
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They make you do WHAT? 6 Peculiar Employments Laws Across the Globe...
They make you do WHAT? 6 Peculiar Employments Laws Across the Globe...
When you apply for almost all jobs in the United Kingdom and many other countries in 2017, you will find that the employer will state very clearly their commitment to inclusion and equality. Ethnicity, gender, age, sexual orientation, beliefs, disabi...
Posted by: Jeanett Abbotson
21/07/17
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Social Media Screening: How to Make Yourself "Online Attractive"
Social Media Screening: How to Make Yourself "Online Attractive"
The Technology Age, the Social Media Age, the Always Online Age. Call it what you will. Many of us now have profiles and accounts on social media platforms, and many of us are dedicated to updating our profiles and staying knowledgeable about the cur...
Posted by: Shaun Carter
19/07/17
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A Day in the Life of...a Bosun.
A Day in the Life of...a Bosun.
Elby Mathew is a Bosun for Arkstar Offshore who currently works on board Arkstar's Eagle 1 vessel. Elby is currently working out of Abu Dhabi, supplying rigs operated by Paragon Offshore — that are contracted by ESNAAD, who are a whol...
Posted by: Jozef Grzywinski
17/07/17
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A Brief History of Coal
A Brief History of Coal
Coal. A black, hard rock, sometimes so shiny it could pass as silver or a light grey, and other times sooty as night. Coal. Coal is made up of 65-95% carbon, and further includes hydrogen, sulphur, oxygen, and nitrogen.  Coal is formed from p...
Posted by: Megan Whitehurst
14/07/17
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Jargon Busting: Marine (Round One)
Jargon Busting: Marine (Round One)
The Marine industry is certainly decorated with initialisms, words, and phrases that somebody outside of Marine involvement is unlikely to come across very often. Many of the job titles have kept their archaic resonance from decades or more ago, but ...
Posted by: Jozef Grzywinski
12/07/17
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A Day in the Life of... a 2nd Engineer.
A Day in the Life of... a 2nd Engineer.
Anton Rivai is a 2nd Engineer for Arkstar Offshore who currently works on board Arkstar's Eagle 1 vessel. Anton is currently working out of Abu Dhabi,supplying rigs operated by Paragon Offshore — that are contracted by ESNAAD, who are...
Posted by: Jozef Grzywinski
10/07/17
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Mining and 3D Printing: A Vision of Remote Self-Sustainability
Mining and 3D Printing: A Vision of Remote Self-Sustainability
What is 3D Printing? 3D Printing (3DP). The use of a 3D Printer to create a 3D model from a digtally-programmed schematic. With roots buried in the 1980s, 3D Printing has gained progressive traction in the last decade due to the reliable curve of ...
Posted by: Judith Kitchin
07/07/17
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Your New First Day
Your New First Day
After the endless editing of your CV/resume, writing fresh cover letters for new job applications, withering interviews, the sleepless nights waiting for phone calls at each stage to confirm application progression, and the huge outpouring of adrenal...
Posted by: Shaun Carter
05/07/17
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A Day in the Life of... a Master.
A Day in the Life of... a Master.
Yono Balawara is a Master for Arkstar Offshore who currently works on board Arkstar's Eagle 1 vessel. Yono is currently working out of Abu Dhabi, supplying rigs operated by Paragon Offshore — that are contracted by ESNAAD, who are a w...
Posted by: Jozef Grzywinski
03/07/17
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