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    BP sea going uniform

    Do BP still wear white shorts etc in warm conditions

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    Retired Radio Officer
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    Cold - woolly pulleys and black trousers
    Temperate - Red Sea rig
    Hot - white shorts and pilot shirts
    io parlo morse

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    Whats Red Sea rig? Are BP still wearing these on the bridge

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    Short sleeve pilot shirt and black trousers. What you wear depends on the OM.
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    Yes its not P&O cruises style red sea rig with a cummerbund.
    Former TH cadet with experience of cruise ships, buoy tenders, research ships and oil tankers

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    If you are not wearing a cummerbund you are not wearing Red Sea rig.

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    No it's BP Tanker Red Sea rig without a cummerbund. That's what it was always called when I worked for them
    io parlo morse

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    BP still quite strict on uniform then

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    They always used to tell us when there was to be a change of uniform in the noon announcement.
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    You can switch the white shorts for white trousers no?

 

 
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