News

Ballard Diving & Salvage raises derelict vessel from Sinclair Inlet | Slideshow

Ballard Diving & Salvage raised the derelict vessel from Sinclair Inlet that sank this week.

Commercial divers from Ballard Diving & Salvage  working under a contract with the Department of Natural Resources utilized lift bags to raise the vessel and then towed it to the nearby Yachtfish Marine assisted with a travel lift in carefully removing the vessel from the water.

Ballard Diving & Salvage had an oil boom in place during the operation to prevent any possible pollution issues.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Read the latest Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Aug 1 edition online now. Browse the archives.