October 28, 2016

Introduction

A Note for Teachers Welcome to the Grade 12 section of the MaritimeSA website that has been made possible through generous sponsorship by Smit Amandla Marine, the well-known South African company that specialises in salvage and towing operations, as well as ship management, bunkering and offshore services. We hope that […]
December 9, 2016

Test Yourself: Example National Senior Certificate Exam

QUESTION 1: THE MARITIME WORLD 1.1   Give two reasons for no commercial ships operating with coal-fired boilers now when 100 years ago, it was the fuel used by virtually all ships. [2 x 2: 4] 1.2  Some shipowners are exploring several more eco-friendly ways to power their ships. Give two examples of […]