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Underwater wreck cutting and salvage – Annaba

  • Country: Algeria
  • Activity: Harbours
  • Underwater cutting and salvage work on two wrecks in the port of Annaba.

The aim of the work was to remove a dredger and pontoon sunk in the port of Annaba. Over 1,000 tonnes of materials were removed by our teams:

– Underwater cutting of dredger using diamond-tipped cable saw techniques: 750 tonnes
– Underwater cutting of pontoon using oxy arc cutter: 311 tonnes

The salvaged parts were cut into smaller parts on land then disposed of.