After a three year period working offshore in the oil and gas sector he came back on land and joined the UKHO as an ENC complier in 2003.
Its geographical position at the crossroads of Europe, Asia and Africa as well as its proximity to the Suez canal has historically favoured merchant shipping as an important industry for this European island state.
A license number that begins with "C" (e.g., C00000BC) is a Small Commercial Vessel licensed prior to 2007 - these are now registered in the Small Vessel Registry of Transport Canada.
It is highly recommended that pre-2007 licence owners apply for a new number at no charge, which will be entered into the new licence data system.
Cyprus has traditionally been a popular shipping centre and home to some of the leading names of the global shipping industry.
You have 90 days to transfer the licence of a used boat.The most comprehensive index of ships and their histories, covering iron & steel sailing ships, powered merchant ships (over 100 grt) and warships, since the early 19th century.Updated weekly, the Index is privately operated and funded entirely by members' subscriptions.All pleasure craft powered by an engine 10 horsepower (7.5 k W) or more must be licensed unless the boat has a vessel registration.A licence is Service Canada, on behalf of Transport Canada, issues vessel licences at 320 locations across the country, where you may license new vessels or transfer licensed vessel ownerships at no charge.