FRED DEVINE DIVING AND SALVAGE COMPANY

6211 NORTH ENSIGN PORTLAND, OR 97217

Telephone: (503) 283-5285 Email: devinesalv@msn.com 

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 HIGH CAPACITY PUMPING

 

The "MILOS REEFER"HIGH CAPACITY PUMPING:  The M/V SALVAGE CHIEF by  was hired by P & I underwriters to proceed to St. Mathew Island, Alaska (a National Wildlife Refuge)  to remove all the bunkers and other  hazardous  materials  remaining on  board  the stranded vessel.  Portable boilers and special pumps  were required to  remove the heavy bunkers as  the sea water  temperature was 35 degree F. The  engine room  was flooded  and frozen into a solid  block. A total  of 130,000 gallons  of petroleum products were  successfully pumped out and  all other  hazardous material removed.

 

The "EXXON VALDEZ"EXXON VALDEZ: Salvage master Mick Leitz planned, engineered and  directed the pump-off  of  the remaining 1 million  barrels of petroleum products  into three Exxon tankers utilizing  portable salvage pumps.