Maritime Signal Flags & Abbreviations - P

P

(Papa)

 

  the Blue Peter - all aboard, vessel is about to proceed sea. (At sea) your lights are out or burning badly

P and I (P&I) c Protection and indemnity club
P/CGO Part Cargo
P&I Protection And Indemnity
PADAG Please Authorize Delivery Against Guarantee
PANDI Protection And Indemnity
PC Power Compact
PCC Pure Car Carrier
PCNT Panama Canal Nett Tonnage
PCT Percent
PDM Physical Distribution Management
PDPR Per Day Pro Rata
PEL Permissible Exposure Limit
PEPEN Panellinia Enosi Ploiarhon Emporikou Naftikou. Panhellenic Masters Union of the Merchant Marine
PER/DRF Permissible Draught
PF Power Factor
PFD Position fixing device, personal floatation device
PFSO Port Facility Security Officer
PG Persian Gulf
PGF Poincaré Gold Franc
pH Measure of the concentration of hydrogen ions
PHPD Per Hatch Per Day
PI Pounds Per Square Inch
PIANC Permanent International Association of Navigation Congresses
PIC Person In Charge
PIN Personal Identification Number
PL Protective Location
PLB Personal locator beacon
PLTC'S Port Liner Term Charges
PMCC Pensky-Martens Closed Cup
PMQS Provided Minimum Quantity Supplied
PMS Planned maintenance system
PNO Panellinia Naftiki Omospondia. Panhellenic Marine Federation
PO4 Phosphate
POB Pilot on board/persons on board
POR Pacific Ocean Region
PP Picked Port(s)/ Posted Price/ Pre-Paid
PPE Personal Protection Equipment
PPM Parts Per Million
PPS Precise Positioning System
PPT Prompt Ship
Press Pressure
PRS Polski Rejestr Statkow (Polish Register of Shipping)
PSC Port State Control
PSF Pounds per Square Foot
PSI Pounds per Square Inch
PSR Panama Shipping Register
Pt Pint
PT Private Terms
PV Pressure/vacuum/ prime vertical/ Pressure Valve
PVC Poly Vinyl Chloride
PWWD Per Weather Working Day