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  • 2 June 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Odyssey Marine Exploration has completed search and preliminary inspection operations on its “Olympus” Project. The project includes a cluster of five 20th-century shipwrecks believed to be carrying significant cargoes of gold and silver at the time of their sinking in the Northern Atlantic. All shipwrecks have been located and Odyssey’s marine operations team has conducted […]

  • 22 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    A multi-disciplinary team of scientists launched the second expedition in the Gulf of Mexico to examine the effects of Deepwater Horizon spill-related oil and dispersant exposure on deepwater shipwrecks and their microbial communities. The study is part of the National Oceanographic Partnership Program that is sponsored by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), the […]

  • 29 May 2008

    Tampa, FL – May 29, 2008 – Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc. (NasdaqCM: OMEX), the world leader in the field of deep-ocean shipwreck exploration, today filed Admiralty Arrest Complaints in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida on two separate shipwreck sites recently discovered by the Company. Both sites lie within the general […]

  • 26 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Blue Water Ventures International (BWVI) is launching the Paddle Wheeler Project off the coast of the Carolinas. The company has discovered through its recent satellite research, certain yet to be identified underwater anomalies. Company divers will investigate targets found by the survey team during the 2017 dive season. BWVI said it has purchased certain information […]

  • 25 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) worked offshore in the Gulf of Mexico, examining how oil spilled during the Deepwater Horizon tragedy in 2010 is affecting the organisms living on shipwrecks. Historic Preservation Officer and Senior Marine Archaeologist Chris Horrell is part of a research team. Horrell is serving as one of the Co-Principle Investigators for the […]

  • 4 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Global Marine Exploration, Inc. (GME), the successful Florida-based treasure salvage company seeks to raise $12 million dollars to continue development of their deep underwater salvage division GME Deep. This effort is the next step in the company’s plan to rescue billions in gold and treasure from the ocean depths. GME, in collaboration with world-renowned shipwreck […]

  • 21 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Swordfish Partners, a Florida joint venture comprised of Endurance Exploration Group’s wholly-owned subsidiary, EXPL Swordfish,  and Deep Blue Exploration have contracted Blue Water Ventures to recover potentially valuable artifacts and coins from a shipwreck site off the coast of North Carolina the parties believe to be the 1838 sinking of the steam paddle wheeler, Pulaski. […]

  • 7 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc. has been awarded the exclusive contract to conduct an archaeological excavation and recover the remaining valuable cargo from the SS Central America shipwreck located approximately 160 miles off the coast of South Carolina. The ship, which was immortalized in the best-selling book, “Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea,” sank […]

  • 4 October 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Global Marine Exploration, Inc. (GME), the successful Florida-based treasure salvage company seeks to raise $12 million dollars to continue development of their deep underwater salvage division GME Deep. This effort is the next step in the company’s plan to rescue billions in gold and treasure from the ocean depths. GME, in collaboration with world-renowned shipwreck […]

  • 17 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc., a pioneer in the field of deep-ocean exploration, has completed the current phase of the recovery operations on the SS Central America shipwreck project. The recovery ship, Odyssey Explorer, has returned to Charleston, South Carolina, for necessary repairs and installation of new equipment, which is expected to take approximately two to […]

  • 26 September 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

      Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc. announced that it has confirmed the identity and location of the shipwreck site of the SS Gairsoppa nearly 4,700 meters below the surface of the North Atlantic, approximately 300 miles off the coast of Ireland in international waters. The SS Gairsoppa was a 412-foot steel-hulled British cargo ship that was […]

  • 10 October 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

      Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc. , a pioneer in the field of deep-ocean shipwreck exploration, announced that it has discovered a shipwreck that was torpedoed during the World War I while carrying a shipment of silver. The SS Mantola sank on February 9, 1917, after being torpedoed by German submarine U-81. Odyssey discovered the shipwreck […]

  • 22 June 2006

    Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc. (AMEX: OMR), a leader in the field of deep-ocean shipwreck exploration, announced it has purchased and taken delivery of a second work-class Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) capable of conducting deep-ocean archaeological excavation and recovery work on the Company’s shipwreck projects.

  • 18 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    The wreck of the Lamartine, a 19th century schooner that hauled granite for construction of streets, sidewalks and buildings along the U.S. East Coast, has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the nation’s official list of cultural resources worthy of preservation. The wrecklies within NOAA’s Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary in Massachusetts […]

  • 10 December 2015

    Did you know that a gold bar found off the coast of South Carolina was sold for a record breaking USD 7.5 million? Maybe today’s article on the bountiful seas that hold as many as three million shipwrecks scattered across the ocean floor will give you a better picture of some of the greatest shipwreck treasures ever […]

  • 30 May 2012
    Operations & Maintenance

    Two Roman shipwrecks were found in the deepwater off the coast of a western Greek island, according to Zeenews.com. The shipwrecks were discovered in the sea between Corfu and Italy during a survey that covered 200 square kilometers, at a depth of 1.2 – 1.4 kilometers where a Greek-Italian gas pipeline is to be sunk. […]

  • 22 July 2014

    A multi-disciplinary team of scientists launched the second expedition in the Gulf of Mexico to examine the effects of Deepwater Horizon spill-related oil and dispersant exposure on deep-water shipwrecks and their microbial communities.   The study is part of the National Oceanographic Partnership Program that is sponsored by the US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management […]

  • 7 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Lagos Channels Management Company Ltd (LCM) announced that it has dredged most of the ports in Lagos to between 13 and 13.5 metre depth, reports leadership.ng. Regarding this cleanup program, Prince Falade Oyekan, the LCM’s head of human resources, stated that the company has removed 29 shipwrecks out of 31 shipwrecks identified along the […]

  • 15 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Search operations for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 have revealed another shipwreck following Fugro Equator’s discovery in May last year. Namely, according to ATSB report, on December 19, 2015, an anomalous sonar contact was identified in the course of the underwater search, with analysis suggesting the object was likely to be man-made, probably a shipwreck. […]

  • 28 July 2006

    Poland’s Navy has identified a sunken shipwreck in the Baltic Sea as almost certainly being Nazi Germany’s only aircraft carrier, the Graf Zeppelin. The oil firm Petrobaltic discovered the shipwreck on July 12 on the sea floor about 38 miles north of Gdansk. Suspecting it could be the Graf Zeppelin, the navy sent a survey […]

  • 10 September 2007

    Explorers have discovered a century-old shipwrecked ore carrier that sank mysteriously during a Lake Superior storm less than two months after it was launched. All but one of the Cyprus’ 23 crew members died in the Oct. 11, 1907, disaster. A team with the Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society found the wreckage last month about […]

  • 3 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Tecton Corporation (TTNC) (the “Company”) announced that it has acquired Endurance Exploration Group, LLC in a share exchange agreement. Endurance Exploration Group, LLC (“Endurance”) is a development stage company that specializes in subsea shipwreck research, search and survey, inspection, and recovery projects. Additional information regarding the acquisition can be found in the Company’s “Super 8K” […]