Category Archive: Commercial

Diving on the Streets of London!

Commercial and Specialised Diving were called in to carry out a job in a rather unusual situation this month.  It meant we were literally diving on the streets of London! A fountain in… Continue reading

Environmentally Friendly!

In addition to celebrating 20 years in business this month, Commercial & Specialised Diving are also celebrating 20-years’ working with the Environment Agency – a client that has been with us from the… Continue reading

Emergency Call-Out for CSD

Earlier this month Commercial & Specialised Diving received an urgent call about a potentially hazardous situation at an historic slipway on the Isle of Portland . A two-meter section of steel rail had… Continue reading

CSD – Solid as a Rock!

Commercial and Specialised Diving returned to the Sandbanks ferry slip way this month to undertake Phase II of the slipway repairs we carried out last December. The Phase I emergency work carried out… Continue reading

In-water MCA Hull Survey on Historic Ship

Commercial & Specialised Diving’s services were called upon last month to carry out a Maritime and Coastguard Agency in-water hull and running gear survey on the SS Shieldhall. The historic ship is believed to… Continue reading

CSD – As Clean as a Whistle!

Commercial and Specialised Diving were called out to a London Thames Water Reservoir this month to install an inflatable pipe-stopper. When undertaking work in potable water, hygiene and cleanliness are of paramount importance.… Continue reading

Time and Tide Wait for No Man (or Diver)!

The key to delivering a smooth, successful operation within a limited time-frame lies in extensive preparation and planning, rigorous safety procedures, and attention to detail.  Procedures which CSD apply to all their dive… Continue reading

The GREAT BIG River Avon Clean-up!

The Environment Agency called upon our services again this month – this time it was to help them clean-up the River Avon in the first clearance operation for 20 years. Commercial and Specialised… Continue reading

Never a Bridge too far

Our professional team of divers recently undertook a series of important structural surveys in Hampshire. Surveys which were both diverse in task as they were in stature! Our expert teams employed a wide… Continue reading

Fit – For Purpose!

This month saw CSD revisit the bolena boom located in Chippenham. The boom was installed by our teams back in 2010. We were pleased to see that it was still carrying out the… Continue reading