Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam
single point mooring, single buoy mooring
|spreader||A device used on a crane to lift containers by their corners when a specialised container crane is not available.|
Mooring line that normally leads forward from the stern (after springs) and lead aft from forward (forward spring). Sometimes referred to as back springs.
|spring tides||See Tides|
|stanchion||Rods or bars on the sides and corners of an open means of transport or container, used to secure the cargo. Removable stanchions are inserted into the stanchion pockets provided.|
Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping Convention
|stern||The "back" or "blunt" end of a ship.|
Mooring line at stern, not aft line.