Marine Salvage Operations / Mumbai Port Trust
Services / Marine Salvage Operations

Marine salvage is the process of rescuing a ship, its cargo, or other property from peril. Salvage encompasses emergency support for saving sinking vessel, rescue towing, refloating a sunken or grounded vessel, or patching or repairing a ship. The oil pollutants, hydrocarbons or other contaminants are biggest environmental hazard. The recovery of these pollutants from sunken vessel is often considered a high priority.

Only Indian Salvage Company (fully functional) with maximum number of International & Domestic salvages to its credit. SDSPL has a record in India for carrying out at least one major salvage operation every year from her foundation year.

Rapid development & improvement in the field of salvage is the key to success for SDSPL. Highly qualified work force comprehensively involved in every salvage project from Initial planning to Final execution.


  • Salvage of sunken vessels, ships, tugs, barges, etc.
  • Re-floating sunken vessels.
  • Salvage of grounded & stranded vessels.
  • Wreck - removal.
  • Recovery of hydrocarbons & oil pollutants from sunken vessels.
  • Recovery of cargo / valuable items from underwater &/or sunken vessel.
  • Underwater cutting of sunken wreck.

Marine Salvage Services

Marine Salvage & Wreck Removal Operations

We provide chartered Salvage Masters, Experts, Superintendents, Naval Architects & Engineers and Supervisors especially for Salvage & Wreck removal projects.