Research Proposal To: Saya RakhimbekovaFrom: AldiyarBelossarovDate: 1 April2013 Subject: Research proposal Proposed Research Topic: An analysis of main aspects in crew management ofmaritime industry and future of crewing.Purposes: Every year in the world arehappening big amount of accidents such as grounding, sinking, collision,fatality due to human error, which is according to MI News Network(2016) occurs in 96 cases out of 100.Therefore it isimportant to take into account human factor. The ASP Group claims that well trained wellrewarded, contented crews are essential to well managed and safe ships.
Nevertheless, there are several aspects whichare vital for creating a highly competent crew.In this researchI want to investigate the main and basic aspect that is important for crewmanagement. As a future deck officer it is important for me to be effectiveefficient and highly educated. This research will approach me to thesequalities. Objectives: – Toensure a complete understanding of crewing by examining all aspects that affectit- Todetermine main and fundamental aspects for crewing- Toanalyze all the data and statistics of crewing companies for the last 10 years- Toevaluate the crewing in the marine industry Methodology: I will be guided by information taken prevailinglyfrom secondary sources: researches, articles, books, magazines. Nevertheless, Iwill apply a questionnaires and interviews from lectors of Kazakhstan MaritimeAcademy as a primary source.
By gathering all the information from bothsources, I will evaluate and analyze it for hitting all the targets I alreadyset. Questions:1) What is crewmanagement?2) What is theimportance of crewing in marine industry?3) Which aspectscan impact on crewing, and how it can deteriorate or improve it?4) Does there isexisting alternative for crew management?5) What is thefuture of crew management? Glossary ? Term Definitions Examples 1 human factor Human factors/usability engineering focuses on the interactions between people and devices (1) (1997, Redmill, D.Rajan). https://www.fda.gov/MedicalDevices/DeviceRegulationandGuidance/HumanFactors/default.
htm Every year in the world are happening big amount of accidents such as grounding, sinking, collision, fatality due to human error 2 competence The ability to do something successfully or efficiently. (1) ( Hornby 2018, Oxford learners dictionary, Oxford University Press) https://en.oxforddictionaries.
com/definition/competence Competence of crew is very important 3 management The act, manner, or practice of managing; handling, supervision, or control: management of factory workers. (2) ( Collins 2005, Collins Spanish Dictionary) https://www.thefreedictionary.com/Managment Crew management is essential part o marine industry 4 crew A group of people who work on and operate a ship, aircraft, etc. (2) (Hornby 2018, Oxford learners dictionary, Oxford University Press) https://en.
oxforddictionaries.com/definition/crew Most of crew members were from Holland 5 effectiveness The degree to which something is successful in producing a desired result; success. (1) (Hornby 2018, Oxford learners dictionary, Oxford University Press https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/effectiveness Effectiveness is about doing the right things 6 efficiency The state or quality of being efficient. (2) ((Hornby 2018, Oxford learners dictionary, Oxford University Press) https://en.oxforddictionaries.
com/definition/efficiency Efficiency I about doing the things right 7 fatigue Extreme tiredness resulting from mental or physical exertion or illness. (1) (Hornby 2018, Oxford learners dictionary, Oxford University Press ) https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/fatigue There are a lot of catastrophes that are happening due to fatigue of crew members 8 Decision making The action or process of making important decisions. (2) (Hornby 2018, Oxford learners dictionary, Oxford University Press https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/decision-making Decision making one of criteria of well managed person 9 leadership The action of leading a group of people or an organization.
1) (Hornby 2018, Oxford learners dictionary, Oxford University Press https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/leadership Leadership is very essential in he project management. 10 multilingual In or using several languages.
(1) (Hornby 2018, Oxford learners dictionary, Oxford University Press ) https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/multilingual Crew of the 333 meter long tanker was multilingal 11 Error chain contributing factors typically lead to an accident rather than one single event causing the accident (1) ( 2009, Virginia Flight School) http://www.vfs.co.za/aviation_safety/SA/The%20Error%20Chain.pdf Torrey Canyon accident is the good representation of error chain 12 Time management is the process of organizing and planning how to divide your time between specific activities (1) ( 2018, Mind Tool) https://www.
mindtools.com/pages/article/newHTE_00.htm Time management is very important for discipline of seafarer . Fatigue facts Benjamin Wedro, Fatigue introduction. “Fatigue can be described as the lack of energy and motivation (both physical and mental).
This is different than drowsiness, a term that describes the need to sleep” p. 1 Citation-cards Effectiveness and efficiency Gareth Goh, The Difference between Effectiveness and Efficiency Explained “The difference between effectiveness and efficiency can be summed up shortly, sweetly and succinctly – Being effective is about doing the right things, while being efficient is about doing things right.” p.
31 Time management Leadership-central, Time Management Articles “Consistently meeting your deadlines at the last minute will give you the false impression that you are succeeding at managing your time, but it will eventually lead you towards failure.” p. 23 Note-cards Crew and transportation Dalton , Logistics is everywhere The automated managing of vessels has been the goal of a number of crew efforts, with both a commercial and research and development orientation. p. 121 Crew management Ornwell, Crew management in marine industry One such illustration is nationality on shipper vessels, which is generally different and not indistinguishable like on military art.
p. 23 Crew of the ship Bert, Crew Of the World Each of these parts conveys one of kind obligations which are essential to the effective operation of a marine vessel. p. 2