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The following articles are available to visitors to the website and may be downloaded as PDF files by clicking on the image or the title.


A Marine Glossary by Mike Carolin

What's the difference between Gross Tons, Net Tons,
   Displacement Tonnes and Deadweight,
   and what are TEUs?
This article will explain it all.


Another Marine Glossary by Mike Carolin

Find out about owners, charterers, agents, registries and insurers.
All the things that keep a ship operating.


Captain Marlow's Locker 3

IMO Sulphur Cap of 0.5% from 2020
What is MGO?
What is a scrubber?
Plans to fit scrubbers
Is methane the solution?


Captain Marlow's Locker 2

s.s. Boonah, The Last Australian troopship of WWI.
s.s. Iron Crown found after 77 years.


Captain Marlow's Locker

Finding the wreck of the barque Carlisle.
X-Bow and Sea-Axe-Bow.
Brief items of maritime interest.