Monday, May 13, 2019
Maritime News

Reaching Challenger Deep, American Businessman Completes Deepest Submarine Dive in History

A private equity investor from Dallas, Texas and his team of explorers have completed a series of record-breaking dives to Challenger Deep in the Marianas Trench, commonly known as the deepest place...

May 13, 2019
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Monday, August 22, 2016

You Can Scuba Dive For Diamonds But…

Wynand Hendrikse is a diamond diver. For 20 years, he’s spent his days sailing off the western coast of South Africa, exploring a private offshore concession an hour south of the Namibia...

August 22, 2016
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Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Another Video to Get You Pumped About Commercial Diving

Here’s another video shared by South Africa’s Subtech Group to get you pumped about commercial diving.

May 14, 2014
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Thursday, April 10, 2014

A View of Saturation Diving Like You’ve Probably Never Seen – VIDEO

Here’s a view of saturation diving that not many people ever see.

April 10, 2014
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Friday, May 31, 2013
jascon 4 tugboat sinks chevron

Miracle at Sea: Sailor Survives After Spending 2 Days Inside Sunken Ship

As reported earlier this week, tragedy struck offshore Escravos, Nigeria on Sunday 26 May when the anchor handling tug Jacson 4 sank in heavy weather.  Divers recovered 10 bodies from...

May 31, 2013
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Friday, April 27, 2012

A Saturation Diver’s Lifeline to Shore – Helix ESG Tests Self-Propelled Hyperbaric Lifeboat

In a safety first for Aberdeen based diving contractors, Helix Well Ops UK successfully completed a dress-rehearsal of a saturation diver evacuation using a specialized self-propelled hyperbaric lifeboat. Hyperbaric lifeboats...

April 27, 2012
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Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Andrea Doria Dive Site

Andrea Doria Dive Site – Trimix Diver’s Body Recovered

A diver died while exploring the wreck of the Andrea Doria off Nantucket on Sunday. The body of Michael A. LaPrade, 27, of California was brought ashore to the Montauk...

July 26, 2011
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Historic Helmet Art

Commercial Divers – Helmet Art

The Scuttlefish brings us a collection of Diving Helmets from the past in their post Dive, dive, dive! (A Gallery of Helmet Art). Check it out!

July 26, 2011
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