Tag: commercial diving

2020: Challenges, Adaptability & Success

2020 has been a difficult year for people and businesses in the US and worldwide, and Global has had its share of challenges. Our marketing team sat down for a remote Q&A session with Devon Grennan, President of Global, to get his thoughts on how the year went, and what 2021 might hold. Q: What …

Chad Kasin Receives Global’s Yoke Award

Each year, Global takes a moment to recognize a single Global employee who best represents the Global spirit by their willingness to “shoulder the load”. We are pleased to announce the 2019 Yoke Award winner is Chad Kasin, California Region General Manager. “Usually we shake hands, give a pat on the back and raise a …

Current Shifts in the Salvage Industry

Earlier this year, Global used a Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) to rig a 35’ steel-hull tug for recovery after she sank in 230 feet of water in the Northumberland Channel near Nanaimo, BC in 2014. Once at the surface, the tug was dewatered and defueled; after inspection by the Canadian Coast Guard she was authorized …

Ceremony Marks Opening of Olmsted Dam

The Olmsted Locks and Dam project is the largest civil works project in the history of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Working with the U.S. Army Corps since 2010, Global Diving & Salvage has safely and successfully supported all dive related services for in-water construction; completing more than 15,000 dives in the course of …