CDC has successfully completed five salvage operations. One being the removal of 80 tons of diesel from the fishing vessel, Baratz, that sank off Cape Recife in 30 meters of water. Another salvage was the Larianna, a 60 tonne concrete vessel that sank in Port Elizabeth harbour & the reflaoting of the Knysna Paddle Cruiser. CDC has a 24hr rapid response maritime emergency team.

CDC Diving can support salvage work with regards to:
• Floating sunken vessels.
• Wreck removal of shipwrecks.
• Rigging and lifting.
• Cutting up & wreckage removal.
• Environmental clean-up of wreck sites as well as fuel, oil and hazardous substance removal.
• 24hr rapid response team