Casualty Response

A direct reflection of the multifaceted nature of the world’s maritime industry, Global’s Marine Casualty Response Division provides quality response to our clients’ needs. Projects vary across the board from fast emergency response to all manner of marine casualties, including the less emergent assessment of vintage wrecks and the recovery and removal of derelict vessels. Global’s team has the personnel, skills, and experience to staff and manage all manner of projects, ranging from planning, design and field execution, all in a safe and efficient manner.

Global maintains specialized equipment to facilitate emergency responses for vessels in distress through dewatering, fuel and cargo lightering, emergency tow, casualty containment and environmental mitigation. Through our Environmental Division, Global provides services for oil and HAZMAT removal, recovery and disposal.

Our broad base of experience in the heavy marine salvage industry provides the breadth and depth of experience necessary to create solutions for many unique and difficult problems.

Primary Services:

  • Project management
  • Salvage Engineering / Naval Architect Services
  • Vessel & Cargo Recovery
  • Deep-Water Recovery
  • Open-Ocean Scuttling
  • Heavy Lift Operations
  • Wreck Removals
  • Lightering
  • ICS Integration
  • Other Specialized Tasks

Specialized Equipment

  • Remote Cargo Sampling Tool
  • Specialized Vessel Lifting Equipment
  • ROV Fleet
  • Subsurface Sonar Survey Tools
  • Underwater Hot Tapping & Fuel Oil Heating Equipment
  • GHS Software
  • High Capacity Pumps & Salvage Blowers