About Me

I am Capt. U S Gogate, a senior Merchant Navy professional; I am at sea for 39 years (since 1977) growing from Cadet to merchant Navy Ship Captain. During the career, I have visited over 120 countries, worked with more than 23 nationalities and sailed on many ships such as oil tankers, chemical tankers, bulk carriers, container ships, offshore FPSO, FSOs. Learning never stops, sharing must not stop - here is a blog site of my experience and thoughts out of that experience for sharing with those who want to make seas a safe and professionally handled place and save the lives of the people connected with the seas and save the earth in turn!

My Interests:

Professional Operations of merchant Ships, Traditional Navigation, e-Navigation,Safety & Security at Sea, ECDIS operations, Offshore Operations.