Friday, 1st December 2017

Australian Government (AMSA) Salvage and Wreck Workshop 28-29 November 2017

The Group was invited by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) to participate and present at its two-day Salvage and Wreck workshop held at the National Maritime Museum in Sydney on 28 and 29 November 2017.

Group Executive Officer Andrew Bardot and Sam Kendall Marsden (Standard Club), a member of the IG Large Casualty Working Group, delivered presentations on the Group outreach programme and the role of the SCR and participated on various panel sessions including shipowners’ limitation of liability, maritime casualty management and the role of insurers in decision-making during maritime incidents.

The interactive workshop was well attended by a broad range of Australian and overseas participants, including AMSA representatives, Australian state Maritime authority and port representatives, Salvors, legal and commercial correspondents, shipowners/operators and exporters.

11 May 2022

The International Group’s collaborative approach to dealing with large maritime claims and salvage & wreck removals

Ben Harris, Chair of the International Group’s Salvage Committee and Sam Kendall-Marsden, Chair of the International Group’s Large Casualty Committee discuss the Group’s collective approach to dealing with large marine casualties. Specifically, how the Group plays an important part in achieving positive, sustainable solutions with regard to the marine environment, local communities and other stakeholders.
02 Feb 2022

Sanctions – Recent Deceptive Practices

The International Group Clubs have recently issued a common circular highlighting several deceptive practices that some parties deploy when they engage in sanctions breaking activities.