The International Maritime Dictionary - IMD is a Maritime English Dictionary that will form an indispensable tool in all your daily business activities. The IMD provides translations of English maritime-related idioms and expressions regarding seafaring, inland navigation, engineering, shipbuilding, safety, communication, chartering, insurance and logistics into the ten languages most frequently used in the international shipping industry:
IMD - PART 2: English, French, German, Polish, Romanian, Croatian
the world of international logistics it forms a new and formidable tool that will enhance the quality of communication and safety in the maritime industry, particularly for shipboard practices on board vessels that have multi-lingual crews.
The IMD contains a separate ‘pictionary’, i.e. a dictionary on tools and devices that explains the English names by means of pictures. The book also has a separate section on abbreviations.
The IMD - PART 2 is the outcome of an international project involving many of the world's leading Maritime Institutes and its lecturers of Maritime English and communication. The authors and their maritime institutes that have been involved in the translations are:
Prof. Peter Trenkner, Chairman of IMLA-IMEC - Germany Alain Brillault, Ecole National de la Marine Marchande de Nantes - France Halina Gajewska and Kłosiński Janusz, Maritime University of Szczecin - Poland Carmen Chirea-Ungureanu and Ioana Visan, Constanta Maritime University - Romania Mirjana Borucinsky and Sandra Tominac, University of Rijeka - Croatia