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53-5021.02 — Mates- Ship, Boat, and Barge

The current Tools and Technology examples for this occupation are listed below. Please add your suggested examples to the appropriate category. When you are finished, click the Send Feedback button at the bottom of this page.


Alarm systems
  • Fire alarm switches
  • Ship alarm systems
Anchor chocks
  • Ship anchor chocks
Anchor lines
  • Mooring cables
  • Mooring chains
  • Natural fiber mooring ropes
  • Synthetic mooring ropes
Anchor rollers
  • Electric windlasses
  • Hand capstans
  • Hand windlasses
  • Hydraulic capstans
  • Hydraulic windlasses
  • Surveillance binoculars
Blocks or pulleys
  • Sheave blocks
Bridge cranes
  • Electric deck cranes
  • Grabbing cranes
  • Hydraulic deck cranes
Centrifugal pumps
  • Centrifugal cargo pumps
Cinch rescue loops
  • Rescue slings
  • Dividers
Depth gauges
  • Echo sounders
  • Sounding rods
  • Sounding tapes
Desktop computers
Direction finding compasses
  • Magnetic compasses
  • Navigational compasses
Emergency medical services first aid kits
  • First aid kits
Fall protection lanyard
  • Safety lanyards
Fire extinguishers
  • Portable carbon dioxide fire extinguishers
  • Portable dry chemical fire extinguishers
  • Portable water fire extinguishers
Fire pump sets
  • Emergency fire pumps
Fire retardant apparel
  • Firefighting suits
Fire suppression system
  • Carbon dioxide CO2 fire extinguishing systems
  • Carbon dioxide CO2 flooding systems
  • Foam fire extinguishing systems
  • Pyrotechnic distress signals
Gas generators
  • Emergency generators
Gear pumps
Gyroscopic instruments
  • Gyrocompasses
  • Cargo derricks
  • Chain cargo falls
  • Magnet hoists
Insulated clothing for cold environments
  • Thermal protective aids TPA
Insulated or flotation suits
  • Immersion suits
  • Pilot ladders
Life rings
  • Life buoys
Life vests or preservers
  • Life vests
Lifeboats or liferafts
  • Life rafts
  • Totally enclosed motor propelled survival craft TEMPSC
  • Lifeboat davits
Loading equipment
  • Container lift trucks
  • Lifting spreaders
Marine craft communications systems
  • Bridge to bridge radiotelephones
  • High frequency HF radiotelephone systems
  • Ultra high frequency UHF radiotelephone systems
  • Very high frequency VHF radiotelephone systems
  • Voice pipes
Marine signaling systems
  • Semaphores
  • Ship's whistles
  • Signal flags
  • Signal lights
Personal computers
Plotter printers
  • Parallel plotters
Radio navigation instruments
  • Radio direction finders RDF
Rope float lines
  • Line throwing appliances
Rotary pumps
  • Rotary displacement pumps
Safety glasses
Safety harnesses or belts
  • Safety belts
Safety helmets
Screw Pumps
  • Screw displacement pumps
  • Lifting slings
  • Fathometer sonar equipment
Straight edges
  • Parallel rules
Telegraph sounders
  • Electric telegraphs
  • Mechanical telegraphs
  • Drafting triangles
Vehicle navigation systems
  • Automatic radar plotting aids ARPA
  • Dynamic positioning DP systems
  • Electronic chart display and information systems ECDIS
  • Global Navigation Satellite System GNSS
  • Integrated bridge systems
  • Long range navigation LORAN systems
  • Steering control systems
Vehicular global positioning system GPS
  • Differential global positioning systems DGPS
  • Global positioning systems GPS
  • Electric mooring winches
  • Hydraulic mooring winches
  • Manual winches
  • Steam winches


Data base user interface and query software
  • KNMI TurboWin
  • Log book software
Facilities management software
  • Computerized maintenance management system CMMS
Route navigation software
  • Jeppesen Marine Nobeltec Admiral
  • Maptech The CAPN

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