|Commercial Marine Links
A Category under "Links Main Page"
|shiptalk.com... providing no-nonsense news, views
and advice about the industry in which we work and
provide you with products and services that will make
a difference to life at sea.
The Learning Resource for Marine Engineering
|marinediesels.co.uk deals with the
construction operation, running, and
maintenance of large, slow speed,
crosshead diesel engines such as
Sulzer, MAN, B&W and Mitsubishi.
Large Articulated Tug
|shiptraders.com A marketplace for all types of
vessels. Whether it's a purse seiner, containership,
ro-ro cargo ship, cableship, drilling vessel, retired
patrol vessel, icebreaker, high speed cat ferry,
megayacht, harbor tug or ocean going salvage tug,
chances are it can be found on Shiptraders.com.
|thrustmastertexas.com is a privately owned
Houston company that manufactures heavy duty
commercial marine propulsion equipment, including
deck-mounted propulsion units, thru-hull azimuthing
thrusters, retractable thrusters, tunnel thrusters,
Z-drives and portable dynamic positioning systems.
Another Merchant Marine Page
Interesting Maritime Resources
|www.geocities.com/thetropics/1965 Greg Hayden's
site is rich with maritime resources, including his own
interesting background that starts with a childhood
aboard Great Lakes vessels on which his marine
engineer father served...leading to his own career as
an engine officer aboard various vessels.
|oceantugbarge.com designers of large articulated
tug barge systems...descriptive technical information
about the attributes of articulated systems.
|marinepurchasing.com Created as service for the
small ship owner and operator. The goal is to provide
one source for ship owners and operators to complete
repairs and refits with minimum involvement in the
|seaplant.com Seaplant Exchange International is an
on-line and hard copy marine resource used in more
than 50 countries by the offshore oil, marine
constructing and shipping industries for buying and
selling vessels, equipment, supplies, and services.
There is also a section for marine jobs.
Deck and Engine Resources
|ship-technology.com Industry news, projects,
marine equipment, products and services, including
an A to Z company index of marine contractors and
|canadianmariner.net A Canadian resources site
designed to provide seafarers with knowledge for
navigation and engineering operations as well as
|workboat.com Workboat is a monthly magazine and
on-line journal of the marine industry, offering news
and developments about shipbuilding, commercial
vessel operations, labor, safety, industry trends,
highlights of new vessels, monthly columns, classified
ads and more. A valuable resource for the shipbuilder,
vessel owner, vessel operator, and crew.
|deck-officer.info U.K. site run by a deck officer whose
mission is to give useful and timely information to
help deck officers study for their certificates of
The Voice for Mariners
|gulfcoastmariners.org is an association of mariners,
organized by mariners, designed to help mariners in
their profession. GCMA has a six year track record of
standing up for mariner rights and asserting health,
safety and workplace issues. They provide mariners
with information about government rules and
regulations that affect their jobs, licenses and MMD's.
|skimoil.com is a specialty design/manufacturer and
distributor of marine and industrial pollution control
equipment and systems. They specialize in oil
skimmers and separator systems for wastewater
treatment, waste minimization or recycling of
liquid/solids oily wastes, waste oils and other
industrial waste streams.
|waterswaysjournal.net is a weekly trade publication
serving the inland rivers and Gulf Intracoastal
Waterways. Started in 1887 under the name the RIver,
it became the Waterways Journal in 1892.
|Links for those who work in the
maritime industry, including
purchasing agents, sales
representatives, deck officers,
engine officers, commercial
seamen, technicians, and other
marine professionals who work at
sea and on shore.