Costa Concordia Emergency Response & Oil removal On Friday the 13th of January the cruise vessel Costa Concordia, carrying over 4,000 passengers and crew, hit a rock and subsequently encountered stability problems, whilst passing the Isle of Giglio in Tuscany. Eventually the Costa Concordia grounded and listed to approximately 56° on her starboard side. Fortunately, […]
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Salvaging NOMO wreck’s Rijkswaterstaat (Dutch Government) Wreck removal to ensure safe navigation: NOMO wrecks SMIT Salvage was awarded the contract for the removal of two very old wrecks in the Dutch section of the North Sea by Rijkswaterstaat, which is part of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment. The removal operation was carried out […]
The task was to remove oil from the wreck of the tanker ‘Kyung Shin’. This tanker went down many years ago off the country’s south east coast, in a water depth approaching 100 m. Oil recovery from casualties and wrecks is a major environmental service provided by SMIT Salvage. Recent operations of this type include […]
Some pictures of later projects