Pipefitters are one of several essential roles within shipbuilding. They fabricate, install, and repair crucial pipes for heating, water, cooling, steam, and more.
Technology has always influenced the maritime industry. From the earliest wooden boats constructed to discover new worlds to ships designed for war, shipbuilding benefits from the latest technology and its long history and tradition.
Have you thought about a career in welding? There isn’t just one kind, there are several welding specialties, and they’re all in demand.
When hiring for open positions at your shipyard, how do you know you are hiring top candidates. It’s helpful to have an applicant checklist so you can compare apples to apples when determining which candidate to give a job offer.
Welding is a satisfying and lucrative career, especially in the shipyard industry. However, welders must also be safety experts.
Did you know, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, almost 30% of deaths in the workplace involve falls from ladders or scaffolding? Within a shipyard environment, accessing heights is a significant part of the production process.
So, you want a job in a shipyard? What does it take to succeed in this exciting but specialized industry? In this post, we’ll take a look at what steps you can take to have a successful career in shipbuilding, even if you’re starting from the ground up.
What is your company culture? Studies are showing that job seekers are looking to work with employers who share their values and workstyle.
Shipfitters are an essential part of a marine industry crew. They fabricate and layout metal for the ship’s build or repair.
Last month, we talked about preventing falls from elevations in your shipyard. But there are also concerns about falls from the same level within a marine environment.