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4 - 5 December 2019
Hilton London Tower Bridge,

Salvage & Wreck Removal Conference

Collaboration, cooperation and risk management for casualty response and wreck removal

The annual meeting place for salvage and wreck professionals – discuss, debate, network.

The shining industry stars

Nominations are now open for the Salvage & Wreck Awards! Cast your vote now.

Bigger is better: networking

Salvage & Wreck Removal conference is part of the brand new Global Marine Casualties Week which giving you a unique opportunity to meet and connect with 300+ professionals from across the industry.

Be in the middle of all the action by attending our NETWORKING DINNER on 4 December and our Salvage & Wreck Awards at the end of Day 1. Everyone will be there, will you?

This year at Salvage & Wreck:

Debate the future of the salvage industry
  • Is the salvage industry in decline?
  • Should we be concerned?

Join the debate to analyse the 'economic' health of the salvage industry with Nicola Pryce-Roberts, Southampton Solent University, Roger Evans, ISU and a leading insurer

Focus on the updated LOF 2020
  • Changes to format, procedural rules and clauses
  • Changes to the fixed costs procedure
  • Changes in relation to termination
Discuss the implications of the 'Renos' judgment
  • Join the panel including legal experts, insurers and salvors in analysing just what the outcome of the 'Renos' case means for all stakeholders
  • Focus on potential implications for ongoing salvage services under Scopic
International salvage focus highlights the varying response requirements globally
  • Discuss salvage in the UK, the National Contingency Plan and Scottish case studies
  • Examine the responses in recent Norwegian casualty incidents
  • Hear about the Chinese approach to salvage and casualty management
One-day seminar: Management and Prevention of Containership Fires

Attend this separately bookable one-day seminar to understand the reality of containership fires, environmental and financial implications of these incidents, mitigate the risks and manage the safety.

See the seminar agenda >>
5 events. 1 pass. Global Marine Casualties Week 2019

Join us from 4 to 6 December 2019 in London to get a 360-degree view of the industry. Events in the series include:

  • General Average Seminar
  • Liquefaction of Bulk Cargoes Seminar
  • Salvage & Wreck London
  • Maritime Accidents & Emergencies Summit
  • Management and Prevention of Containership Fires Seminar
Find out more about the series >>

Discounts and free passes

Free shipowner tickets

Select industry operators can attend Salvage & Wreck London 2019 conference as our guests. 

Find out if you are eligible and apply for your complimentary pass.

Find out more >>
Government rate

Government employees are entitled to a 50% discount. 

To secure your place at this rate, please email Viktoriia at

Claim 50% off >>
ISU discount

The Salvage & Wreck Series is kindly supported by the International Salvage Union. Full ISU members are entitled to a 40% discount. Associate ISU members are entitled to a 25% discount.

To apply for the ISU discount, please contact Vanessa Darnborough by clicking the link below. 

Apply now >>

Key facts and figures

Attendees from across the globe
Speakers discussing industry hot topics
Hours of expert insight and analysis on salvage

Business development opportunities

Salvage & Wreck Removal conference is all about unique insights, top industry makers, new strategies, lasting connections and business partnerships.

Discuss sponsorship & exhibition opportunities to raise your visibility in the market. Contact Marina Pospelova on +44 (0) 20 7017 7205 or at

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Networking Lunch Day 1