Category Archive: shipping

Commercial and Specialised Diving are part of the jet set!

Weed and marine growth can rapidly form a layer of life over surfaces underwater, especially during the summer. In order for surfaces to be visually inspected this layer of growth needs to be… Continue reading


LATEST NEWS on the rudder which was lifted by Commercial & Specialised Diving in 2013: Dave Parham, Associate Professor at Bournemouth University confirmed that the conservation of the rudder, which was lifted by… Continue reading

ROV Underwater Inspections

Remotely operated vehicles (ROV’s) are often utilised by Commercial and Specialised Diving who have a highly mobile and versatile ROV which contains a camera and is ideal for carrying out underwater inspections. ROVs… Continue reading

Underwater Jet Washing

Commercial and Specialised Diving are regularly called upon to carry out maintenance, repair and survey work on underwater structures that have become covered in weeds, barnacles and debris. This build up of foreign… Continue reading

Underwater Welding

One of the highly specialised services we offer our clients, and one that many commercial diving companies do not is underwater welding. These highly skilled operations require training, precision and expertise and are… 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