Clay Maitland

On a quest for quality in shipping

Deadly Craft.

It might be stretching both taste and veracity to describe them as “deathboats”, but the most recent multiple-death accident to a lifeboat demonstrates beyond peradventure that in modern times, more people have been killed and injured by lifeboats than have been saved by these craft. Continue reading

Taking training seriously

What on earth can you learn, when you speak a different language from those who are supposed to be teaching you? Sometimes, it appears that raving lunatics have taken over the shipping industry and are intent on making everyone as mad as themselves. Continue reading

My interview with Research Media about Namepa

I am delighted to say that the first part of my interview with Research Media, as part of their International Innovation series can now be found online here. Continue reading