Major incidents

In addition to routine communications, here’s a sample of the kind of major incidents with which we have been involved:

  • Large freight ferry grounded on Blackpool beach in a storm
  • Salvage of the cruise liner Costa Concordia
  • Multi-fatality North Sea helicopter crash
  • Loss of computer services and data across large parts of the NHS in England
  • Laden chemical tanker sinking off the Channel Islands
  • Ship’s officer shot during raid on vessel at Brazilian port
  • Helicopter captured and pilots taken hostage in Nigeria
  • Oil spill in Sydney harbour
  • Gas plant explosion
  • Crisis in fuel supply to UK petrol forecourts
  • Appearances before House of Commons Committees
  • Corporate acquisitions
  • Public sector contractual disputes