Salvage Update 2 – December 2018

Progress over the last 10-days on site has been good with marked improvement in the hull plate removal rate and excavations of overburden. Perseverance and determination are the two words that spring to mind when it comes to this wreck as BGL has worked its equipment...

Salvage Update – December 2018

Britannias Gold – Salvage Update 05/12/2018 Progress at site since our last update has been satisfactory given the conditions we have been working in and the continuing removal of hull plate has proven to be time consuming and difficult. As mentioned in our last...

Salvage Update 3 – November 2018

Following on from our last update distributed on the 12/11, the offshore team has continued operations in a bid to remove the hull plating above the desired strong room location. This has proven particularly difficult due to the plates physical properties which after...

Salvage Update 2 – November 2018

Salvage Programme Progress Report 2 It has been a challenging week with repeated visits from Irish Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard questioning our activities. Although BGL is legally within its rights to undertake salvage operations within international waters, the...

Salvage Update November 2018

Current Salvage Operation Update 1 On arrival at site, BGL conducted as-found surveys of the target to confirm findings of the survey visit in April. There were no changes which allowed for preliminary salvage operations to commence in the form of grab and ROV cutting...