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Download The American Salvage Association's press releases below.


2017
 
June 1, 2017 American Salvage Association Upholds Value of Response Providers Salvage and Marine Firefighting Services Under Commercial Attack
May 1, 2017 ASA and NAMEPA Announce Opening of Science Fair Awards Program

2016
 
September 1, 2016 Awards Competition: Call for High School and Undergraduate Science Project Papers in the Marine Sciences
June 1, 2016 Seats for ASA-CIP Joint Seminar Filling Up
April 12, 2016 ASA-CIP Joint Seminar to Be Held in Miami June 13-15

2015
 
October 30, 2015 New ASA Officers
September 2, 2015 ASA / NAMEPA Marine Sciences Project Awards Competition
March 4, 2015 ASA Wins Lloyd’s List 2015 Maritime Casualty Response Award
January 26, 2015 ASA Expands Reach, Introduces Revised Mission Statement and Logo

2014
 
June 10, 2014 Agenda for June 19 Public Meeting on NPREP Guidelines
June 5, 2014 Special Awards Competition for Marine Science Projects Conducted at the High School and Undergraduate College Levels
June 4, 2014 NPREP Public Meeting Release
April 23, 2014 ASA Welcomes New Communications Manager

2013
 
September 30, 2013 ASA Names New Officers for 2013-2015
August 15, 2013 Non-Tank VRP Review Concluded
August 9, 2013 Melissa Ferris to Deliver Luncheon Address at National Maritime Salvage Conference
July 8, 2013 Restrictions on International Salvage Response Operations to be Topic at National Maritime Salvage Conference September 9-12, 2013
May 13, 2013 New Regulations For Non-Tank Vessel Response Plans to be Discussed at National Maritime Salvage Conference September 9-12, 2013
May 3, 2013 Call For Entries For Marine Sciences Project Awards Competition For High Schools, Colleges, and Academies

2012
 
September 7, 2012 Deadline Approaching for Marine Sciences Project Awards Competition for High Schools, Colleges and Academies
August 28, 2012 Salvage Response to Damaged Ship Called "Phenomenal" by Coast Guard
August 7, 2012 ASA and NAMEPA Announce Marine Sciences Project Awards Competition for High Schools, Colleges, and Academies
February 13, 2012 American Salvage Association Member Salvages Hydrogen Reactor Outside Seattle
February 10, 2012 American Salvage Association Members Invited to Bid on Removal of Costa Concordia

2011
 
October 7, 2011 American Salvage Association Announces New Leaders for 2011-2013
August 4, 2011 American Salvage Association Recognizes the American Waterways Operators for its Support While Part of the Vessel Alliance
June 28, 2011 ASA Member Successfully Refloats Grounded Tanker in Mississippi River
June 6, 2011 American Salvage Association Relocates to Alexandria, VA
May 11, 2011 "Wrecks of the World II: Evaluating and Addressing Potential Underwater Threats" Conference, June 6-7, 2011
May 6, 2011 American Salvage Association Member Recovers Air France Flight 447 Black Boxes
March 30, 2011 American Salvage Association Establishes Education Committee
March 1, 2011 American Salvage Association Member Completes Salvage of a Multi-Purpose Research Vessel, Cabo de Hornos, in Chile
February 23, 2011 American Salvage Association Recognizes Implementation of Salvage and Marine Firefighting Regulations

2010
 
December 22, 2010 DATE CHANGE: "Wrecks Of The World II: Hidden Risks Of The Deep" Conference To Be Held June 6-7
December 1, 2010 American Salvage Association Members Complete Fuel Oil Removal From Submerged Cruise Ship In Alaska
November 5, 2010 American Salvage Association Presents Rapid Response Awards at 10th Anniversary Meeting
August 23, 2010 American Salvage Association Celebrates 10th Anniversary
February 16, 2010 ASA Member Responds To Implosion On Ship Anchored South Of The Verrazano Bridge
January 27, 2010 American Salvage Association Member Responds To Grounded Vessel in Gwadar, Pakistan

2009
 
December 22, 2009 American Salvage Association Member Removes Scrap Cargo, Wreckage Of New Flame
December 17, 2009 American Salvage Association Member Completes Wreck Removal Job In Gibraltar
November 18, 2009 American Salvage Association Member Completes Fuel Removal From Capsized Vessel In India
November 24, 2009 American Salvage Association Member Responds To Grounded Bulk Carrier On St. Lawrence Seaway
November 18, 2009 American Salvage Association Members Respond To Grounded Barge Off Virginia Beach, VA
October 28, 2009 American Salvage Association Names standing Committee Leaders For 2009-2010
October 12, 2009 American Salvage Association Announces New Leaders for 2009-2011
October 9, 2009 American Salvage Association Presents Rapid Response Award To Congressman Elijah E. Cummings
September 28, 2009 Media: Register Now For The National Maritime Salvage Conference, October 6-8, 2009
September 21, 2009 National Maritime Salvage Conference Scheduled for October 6-8, 2009
August 4, 2009 Save The Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2009 American Salvage Association To Sponsor "Wrecks Of The World: Hidden Risks Of The Deep"
July 2, 2009 Save The Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2009 American Salvage Association To Sponsor "Wrecks Of The World: Hidden Risks Of The Deep" Conference will address 8,500+ world-wide shipwrecks that may contain up to 20 million tons of oil, other hazardous materials
February 20, 2009 American Salvage Association Members Respond To Grounding Of USS Port Royal In Hawaii
January 6, 2009 American Salvage Association Expresses Gratitude For Long Awaited USCG Salvage and Firefighting Regulations

2008
 
October 6, 2008 American Salvage Association and Spill Control Association of America Establish Affiliate Relationship
September 16, 2008 American Salvage Association and NAMS/Global/The National Association of Marine Surveyors Become Affiliate Members
May 14, 2008 American Salvage Association and Offshore Marine Service Association Establish Affiliate Membership
April 17, 2008 American Salvage Association Member Responds To Deck Barge Grounding In Turks and Caicos
March 26, 2008 American Salvage Association Receives Plimsoll Award
March 25, 2008 American Salvage Association Welcomes Members
March 14, 2008 American Salvage Association Urges Passage of Coast Guard Regulations For Marine Firefighting and Salvage
February 21, 2008 American Salvage Association and North American Marine Environment Protection Association Establish Reciprocal Affiliate Membership

2007
 
October 12, 2007 American Salvage Association Announces New Leaders for 2007-2009
October 10, 2007 American Salvage Association Presents Rapid Response Award to Congressman Elijah E. Cummings
August 16, 2007 ASA Members Recover Crashed Cessna Aircraft in Lake Michigan
August 10, 2007 ASA Member Responds to Grounded Tanker off Coney Island, New York
July 30, 2007 American Salvage Association Responds to Damaged Railroad Bridge

2006
 
November 17, 2006 National Maritime Salvage Conference and Expo 2007 Scheduled for October 9-11, 2007
July 11, 2006 American Salvage Association, International Salvage Union Exchange Affiliate Memberships
April 5, 2006 American Salvage Association Members Agree Upon Key Actions at  Spring Board Meeting
April 6, 2006 American Salvage Association Welcomes Svitzerwijsmuller Salvage as 16th General Member

2005
 
December 6, 2005 American Salvage Association Meets With Chinese Salvage and Rescue Delegation
November 8, 2005 American Salvage Association Welcomes Magone Marine Service, Inc. as 15th General Member
November 7, 2005 American Salvage Association Announces New Leaders for 2005 -2007
November 7, 2005 American Salvage Association Members Agree Upon Actions at Fall Board Meeting
September 21, 2005 American Salvage Association Members Provide Salvage Response Services in Wake of Hurricane Katrina
September 6, 2005 National Maritime Salvage Conference Postponed for 2005
August 22, 2005 American Salvage Association Members Respond to BP Thunder Horse in Mississippi Canyon
July 14, 2005 Professional Mariner's Samuel Plimsoll Award to be Presented at National Maritime Salvage Conference, November 2, 2005
April 22, 2005 American Salvage Association Members Agree Upon Actions at Spring Board Meeting
February 14, 2005 American Salvage Association Members Respond to Cape Flattery Grounding in Honolulu

2004
 
December 22, 2004 American Salvage Association Members Provide Unified Response in M/V Selendang Ayu Oil Spill in Alaska
December 15, 2004 American Salvage Association Members Respond to Athos I Tanker Oil Leak on Delaware River
November 15, 2004 American Salvage Association Passes Key Initiatives at Fall Board Meeting
August 5, 2004 American Salvage Association and C-PORT, the National Association for the Marine Assistance Industry, Enter Partnership
August 2, 2004 Save the Date: National Maritime Salvage Conference Scheduled for November 1 - 3, 2005
May 2004 American Salvage Association Presents First Rapid Response Award to Marine Safety Office in New Orleans
March 16, 2004 American Salvage Association Member Responds to Bow Mariner Explosion and Sinking off Virginia Coast
March 12, 2004 American Salvage Association Urges Passage of Coast Guard Regulations for Marine Firefighting and Salvage
March 3, 2004 American Salvage Association Member Responds to Mississippi River Marine Disaster M/V Lee III Blocks Shipping Channel
January 22, 2004 American Salvage Association Offers Assistance to United States Coast Guard on Maritime Security Efforts
January 6, 2004 American Salvage Association Members Respond to Marine Disasters Competing Companies Work Together to Raise M/V Stellamare

2003
 
December 8, 2003 American Salvage Association Announces Creation of Salvage Industry Safety Standards
September 18, 2003 American Salvage Association Announces Incoming Slate of Leaders
August 8, 2003 Professional Mariner's Samuel Plimsoll Award to be Presented at National Maritime Salvage Conference, September 9-11, 2003