Marine Casualty Response - Salvage Engineering is a reference handbook on commercial marine salvage. It has been co-authored by JMS Naval Architects & Salvage Engineers and the American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE). The book addresses the following areas: naval architecture, structural engineering, environmental forces, salvage planning, stranded vessels, sunken vessels, rigging systems, buoyancy recovery, weight removal and explosives.
Marine Casualty Response - Salvage Engineering contains comprehensive appendices, engineer's tables, detailed examples, and enough technical information to make it an important practical manual for engineers and operators alike. The book is intended for naval architects, marine engineers, port engineers, ship captains, chief engineers, salvage foremen, tug operators and ship owner/operators.