Project Tag: salvage response

The Godfather Wreck Removal

On July 14, 2021, the 65’ fiberglass hulled vessel The Godfather was traveling at night when it hit a breakwater at a high rate of speed and began to take on water inside the Port of Long Beach. The Long Beach Fire Department responded and rescued two people and their dogs from the vessel. The …

Amazon River Anchor Untangle

When a bulk carrier suffered an anchor entanglement on the swiftly flowing Amazon River in Brazil, Global’s salvage experts responded quickly. Working closely with the vessel owner, captain and local resources, the team completed the complex process of unfouling the anchor chains; the vessel was able to continue her voyage and fulfill her contract at …