Biz Wave: A Significant Casualty

Significant Casualty Feature

Peter J. Pilkington, author of “A Significant Casualty“, takes us through the background and significance of his book. He began writing after his son, a former commercial diver, died in an offshore incident. How long after your son’s passing did you begin your book, “A Significant Casualty”? Did your ideas for the book change as you were writing it? … Read more Biz Wave: A Significant Casualty

Biz Wave: John R. Clarke & Middle Waters

John Clarke Feature

What are some of your primary responsibilities as the Director at the United States Navy Experimental Diving Unit? I have been the NEDU Scientific Director since 1991. As such, I am responsible for the scientific rigor and validity of all of our scientific and engineering products. I lead a team that reviews the scientific methods … Read more Biz Wave: John R. Clarke & Middle Waters

Biz Wave: The Development of Hyperbaric Pipeline Welding

This chapter is an excerpt taken from Christopher Swann’s book, “The History of Oilfield Diving“. We also have a special giveaway – a signed copy of his book! Check the details at the end of this chapter to enter. It was said that when a pipeline went off the stern of a pipe laying barge nobody … Read more Biz Wave: The Development of Hyperbaric Pipeline Welding

Biz Wave: Into the Lion’s Mouth: The Story of the Wildrake Diving Accident

Michael Smart, former commercial diver and author of “Into the Lion’s Mouth: The Story of the Wildrake Diving Accident“, takes us through the background and significance leading up to the publishing of his book. We also have a special giveaway – a signed copy of his book! Check the details at the end of this interview to enter. Why … Read more Biz Wave: Into the Lion’s Mouth: The Story of the Wildrake Diving Accident

Biz Wave: Sub Aqua History Prints

Maritime Print Tay Bridge Feature

Describe your transition from a 40-year commercial diving career into the maritime literature. Was it a gradual, natural transition or a more sudden business venture? At 66, I am still working as a saturation diver around the world but primarily in the North Sea. I hail from Melbourne, Australia but the UK has been my … Read more Biz Wave: Sub Aqua History Prints

The Underwater Welder: Interview with Jeff Lemire

Jeff answers several questions about his famous creation, The Underwater Welder. We also have a special giveaway that allows you the chance to receive a free signed copy of this graphic novel! See details at the end of this interview to enter.   When did you first become interested in graphic novels, and how old were you when you began working on them? … Read more The Underwater Welder: Interview with Jeff Lemire