Watch: Salvage of the Vessel Modern Express by SMIT Salvage

On 26 January 2016, a 164-meter-long Roll-on/Roll-off vessel lost stability in heavy weather and was drifting fast towards the French coast in the Bay of Biscay.

A team of dedicated salvage experts of SMIT Salvage was on the scene within 24 hours and was able to prevent an environmental disaster from taking place.


Watch the impressive video of this spectacular salvage operation.

Credits: Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. – Dredging and marine experts/ Youtube

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