June 2002
Key Largo, FL, USA

Ex US Navy vessel USS SPIEGEL GROVE capsized while being sunk for an artificial reef off Key Largo, Florida. RESOLVE mobilized salvage team, salvage vessel and equipment. By inducing 2,500 tons of air into the port side of the vessel, attaching 500 tons of airlift bags and by using 2 tugs RESOLVE was able to successfully sink the vessel onto her starboard side.

Tags:
  • Artificial Reef