Bisso successfully salvages sunken Miss Janice at New Orleans

The following is an announcement from the Bisso Marine Co.:


(NEW ORLEANS) — T&T BISSO has successfully salvaged the 22m (72′) 1600 hp vessel, MISS JANICE, which recently sank in the Port of New Orleans in the Mississippi River. T&T BISSO was contracted by owner’s representatives to immediately respond to stabilize the fuel and lube oil then remove the vessel from the busy ship channel where it sank in 26m (85′) of high current, zero visibility water. T&T BISSO used its own divers and the Gulf of Mexico based 600t capacity D/B LILI BISSO to lift the 375t vessel.

By Professional Mariner Staff