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  • MMC Divers undertake UXO Mitigation in Brighton

    MMC Divers completed a UXO clearance in Brighton

    Our team which included former Royal Navy underwater explosive specialists provided a safe, reliable, environmentally considerate solution tailored to meet this most challenging subsea project.


Client: Exord ltd

Principle Contractor: UK Energy industry

Duration: 1 week

Date posted: 26-03-2021

MMC Divers provided a UXO dive team and vessel to identification potential unexploded ordnance or (pUXO) - An anomaly identified as UXO by geophysical survey and data analysis but not yet visually identified by a UXO professional.

MMC Dive team had to locate the targets by using a magnetometer in depths less than 8.0 meters, our divers then excavated all the pUXO targets using our airlifts and air lances, once the targets were identified a report was issued to enable an ALARP Certificate to be issued for each target.

All MMC's work is carried out in accordance with CIRIA report C754 (UXO risk in the marine environment) and is planned, managed and overseen by experienced marine UXO professionals.

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