Divers Nearly Caught In Cruise Ship Propeller -VIDEO

These two assumed they wouldn't fire the props because the ship was docked. You know what they say about assumptions. Uploader Phil Jaynes tells us: "I shot this back in 1991 under the M/S Seaward which was tied to the pier in Cozumel. We had run aground a couple of weeks earlier in Miami so we thought we'd investigate the damage. We choose to do it in Cozumel because of the … [Read more...]

Technip Dive Vessel to Work on Standby at Goliat FPSO

Eni Norge AS, operator of the Goliat field located approximately 85 kilometers northwest of Hammerfest, Norway, has been given approval today by the Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority to perform manned underwater operations in support of the installation of the Goliat FPSO. ENI spokesperson Andreas Wulff says Technip's Seahunter, a Light Diving Craft, will be utilized, … [Read more...]

Watch: Commercial Diving Looks Awesome

Nothing like a commercial diving montage to remind you just how boring your job actually is. This video was shot in Kelowna, BC, Canada. Video courtesy Maxwel Hohn/Diving Dynamic/Commercial Diving Institute of Canada BONUS VIDEO: … [Read more...]

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. This video was shot during an inspection dive offshore Malaysia. For a great previously posted diving video, check out this one for a rare glimpse at saturation diving like you've probably never seen. … [Read more...]

South Korean Diver Dies During Search of Sunken Ferry

By Narae Kim SEOUL, May 6 (Reuters) - A diver lost consciousness and died on Tuesday during the search operation for victims still missing after last month's South Korean ferry disaster. The diver had lost radio contact five minutes after diving to fix guideline ropes on the fifth deck of the sunken ferry, according to Ko Myung-seok, spokesman for the government's … [Read more...]