FDS Marine International, LLC

Experience, Knowledge, Commitment

Stambaugh acknowledges that his profession can be difficult and sometimes downright dangerous.

"A lot of guys drop out of the industry young," he says. "They're always asking me when I plan to give it up.

I tell them, 'Never.' "


























 


























 



























 


































 



























 


























 















Salvage - FDS Marine International, LLC

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Betty L -- A 6800 ton dead weight grounded on the beach in San Francisco Bay. The barge was successfully refloated without environmental damage or further damage to the vessel.



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Biscay 30 -- The 1200 ton spanish tug Biscay 30 was tripped and run over by a fully loaded tow in the Mississippi River SW pass. It required total channel clearance and salvage. The tug was successfully refloated and towed to harbor with no environmental damage.



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The log barge Seaspan Rigger grounded in Barkley Sound, BC and was structurally damaged in the grounding. The barge was successfully removed in two sections with no environmental damage and then both sections were towed to port.



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The derrick barge Paula Lee grounded on the beach at Ocean Shores, WA. The barge was assessed, refloated and successfully salvaged with no environmental damage.



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Upside-down grain barge in the Columbia River: righted, patched and re-floated.



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Container recovered from ship wreck.



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Russian submarine: assessed, patched.



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Corp of Engineers dredge: assessed, patched, re-floated, and towed back off the jetty.