Motor Yacht STOLI | aground at Corsica

Whilst on the way from Sardinia to Saint-Tropez, the yacht went aground and started to take water. The Skipper decided to beach her and requested for salvage assistance. A GSC Senior Salvage Consultant from The Netherlands office was immediately mobilised to assess the situation and advice the P&I Club regarding the steps to be taken. The yacht was refloated and towed to Propriano port, where she was handed over to her Owners.

MV EASTERN AMBER | Deep sea oil recovery operation

Four years after the vessel sunk, Owners engaged Nippon Salvage to conduct an oil removal operation. The operation was spilt in two phases, whereby the first was focussed on clearing debris, such as fishing nets from around the wreck and the second phase consisted out of the actual removal of the accessible remaining oil inside the wreck. A GSC Salvage Consultant from Singapore was mobilised and attended both phases.

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Casualty Name: MV EFI THEO
Brief description of events:
Whilst inbound on the Escravos River for Wari Port, Nigeria, and laden with a cargo of wheat, the vessel collided with MV ARVIKA. As a result of the collision the vessel encountered a flooded cargo hold and subsequently grounded. Owners entered into....

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GSC opens office in Taipei

GSC beeldmerk logoGSC opens an office in Taipei to better serve its clients in Northeast Asia. The office will be headed by Julian Lee, who has been a GSC partner since 2018 and started his career in this field as a commercial and operational senior executive for an internationally operating salvage company in Singapore. He achieved an MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management, Phoenix, US and is a native Mandarin speaker. 


In addition to Julian, GSC has employed Neil Lin, as a Salvage Surveyor. He brings a decade of experience with local salvage, wreck removal and offshore experience to the team. For instance, he was involved in the salvage of the MV MORNING SUN, THOR ACE and the SANCHI, to name but a few. Lin is also a native Mandarin speaker. 


The new office address: 


Taiwan Office
Global Salvage Consultancy Co. Ltd
12F, No. 107, Sec.4 Zhongxiao Road,
Da’an District, Taipei
10690, Taiwan