In November and December 2009, Mr. Constantinos Filippou, who had already donated a large collection of ship schematics and a complete naval technical office including its instruments to the Museum, funded the digitisation of the schematics collection. Interested researchers may now study these schematics in the Museum library.
In December 2009, Mr. Demetris Voikos, a mariner, donated the blacksmiths’ tools his father, George Voikos, had used in his workshop from the 1940s to 1977 to the Museum.
On January 19th, Mr. Pavlos Alifragkis, a carpenter, donated all his equipment and tools to the Museum. These tools had been used by his family for three generations.