Maritime Assistance

MARITIME ASSISTANCE – RESCUE

 

+ (351) 917 209 235  

 

Based in Portimão ,Algarve south Portugal , Our aim is to help with any issues that may arise at sea such as: cables or fishing nets on the propeller , refloating, stranded vessels, shipwrecks, accidents, dismantling, delivery of spare parts, emergency fuel , emergency tow and a wide range of other services

We have been operating consistently for over 30 years

Following the health and safety top standards with our knowledge , maritime experience and expertise

Our Team is available 24/7

We have permanent capacity for rapid response intervention  dives to depths up to 120 Meters / 400" feet

(we are available to operate anywhere needed)

Mobile Phone 24h (Sea Help) -(+351) 917 209 235 & (+351) 919 912 829  
E-mail : info@pinguimsub.pt
Office : (+351) 282 485 784 ( working hours)
Dive/ Rescue/ Sea Help Center: (+351) 282 492 256

                                                                                Some useful contacts in case of an emergency at sea on the south coast of Portugal Algave):

                                                                                Emergency at Sea MRCC Lisbon :+ (351) 214 401 919

                                                                                Maritime Police Portimão: + (351) 916 613 547

                                                                                Maritime Police Lagos : + (351) 916  613 499

                                                                                Maritime Police Albufeira : + (351) 916 613 540

                                                                             Maritime Police Olhão : + (351) 916 613 521 

                                                                               Portuguese National Emergency : 112 

 

As a reference “it's not what we do… it's what has already been done”… a picture is worth a thousand words,

2021- Motor Yacht Jeanneaux 65"   Barão69 com 15 Tons-Stranded & Refloat Ilha Culatra

2020-  Boat Big Game Refloat   Super Fluo com 15 Tons- VRSA

2020-   Research Vessel   Ramón Margalef   988 Tons stuck aquaculture cables - Out side Portimão

2019- Fishing vessel “Foz do Arade” flipped over, de 20 tons- Portimão

2019- Accident & water entry “Manguito” com 20 Tons- Refloat & Transport  Praia do Marina Portimão

2019- Rescue Vessel Sailing “Vostok Grounded” com 7 Tons-  Praia do Arrifana 

2018- Underground and Reflow –  Ilha da Culatra 10 Tons – Apoio Naval de Portimão

2017- Stranded of the motor yacht Casanova with 15 Tons-  Praia do Barranco das Berralhocas , Vilamoura

2016- Sunken cat fishing Mar Da Armona com 40 Tons- Olhão

2016- Stranded fishing boat Avô Rita com 60 Tons- Praia do Tonel, Sagres- Algarve

2016-ROV Search and Recovery  from 70 Mtrs  Nato Italian warship Alliance - Pinheiro da Cruz, Tróia

2016- Sunken fishing boat Esperança no Futuro com 13 Tons- Portimão- Algarve

2016- Fishing boat dismantling Avô Melro with 60 Tons- Arrifana- Algarve

2015- Intervention on the Tourist pier Ró-Ró in Portimão1300 Tons - Portimão- Algarve

2015- Intervention on the ship Cargo SMS Dolores - Faro- Algarve

2015- Refloating and towing of the sailboat Heptarchy - 30 toneladas Olhão - Algarve

2015- Sunken sailboat KIWI - 15 Tons - Huelva- Espanha

2015- Dive operation in depth 55 mtrs  recovery of German military ship scientific equipment Poseidon - Tavira - Algarve

2014- Replacement of moorings and repair of the sea breaking - Marina de Portimão

2014- Dismabtling of Sailing ship "Spirit One" 45 Tons - Praia do Castelo, Vila do Bispo

2014- Intervention to hold pontoon Marina of Portimão after the storm - 1500 Tons

2013- Historic Sailboat Eisvogel ex-ship of Hitler 15 Tons - Refloat & Transport Marina Portimão

2012- Fishing Boat Herança da Mar 30 Tons - Refloat & Transport  Monte Gordo

2012- Refloating & Transport aviation firefighting plane EC-JLB - Barragem do Roxo

2011- Yacht Larmar 10 Tons Sank/ Search – Bay of Armação Pêra

2011- Yacht Moneta 15 Tons- Stranded - Ria de Alvor

2011- Fishing Boat Herança do Mar 15 Tons - Refloat V.R.Stº. António

2011- Yacht Aicibi 10 Tons - Refloat  Portimão

2011- Trawler Rivieira 45 Tons- Refloat  Portimão

2011- Sail Boat Feng Shui 15 Tons - StrandedTavira

2010- Sail Boat Ario 35 Tons- Refloat & Transport Marina Albufeira

2010- Fishing Boat Rio Mira 45 Tons - Refloat Fishing harbour Portimão

2010- Sail Boat Ninora 8 Tons - Refoat - Alvor Harbour

2009- Fishng Boat Trajano 55 Tons - Stranded Praia Aguda- Porto

2009- Sail Boat Blue Peter IV 20 Tons – Refloat & Transport - Marina Albufeira

2009- Yacht Zimbro 15 Tons - Olhão – Fire /  Refloat & Transport / refloat

2009- Yacht Santana 15 Tons –  Accident  Refloat & transport - Albufeira

2008- Assistance Sea Help HMS Toucan transportation of rocket fuel for European Space agency- Flooded Auxiliary Machine room

2008- Sail Boat Tarik stranded Rio Guadiana near Alcoutim

2007- Yacht Lila Refloat & Transport Porto Sagres

2007- Removal 6 steel pontoons of 12 mtrs stranded, refloat & Transport  from Dutch dredge ex-Work Dubai (Capitanias Portimão /Lagos & Sines)

2006- Trawler Mar Salgado, 170 tons – Refloat Harbour of Setúbal

2006- Trawler Aurora Boreal, 350 tons – RefloatHarbour of Portimão

2005- Motor Boat Planauto- Refloat from 47 mtrs deep  8 NM of Lagos 

2004-2005- Dismantling Trawler Sinamara 370 tons, Entrada das Barcas - Sines.

2003- Fishing Boat Deus Sagrado- Refloat & Transport Ria de Alvor

2003- Yacht Glória - refloat Marina do Clube Nautico de Portimão

2003- Classic Sail Boat 50 tons Kilena of Corsica - Refloat Marina de Lagos

2001- Yacht Sank Matheus,  Refloat Clube Naval de Portimão

2001- Sail Boat Mandali II, 16 Tons - stranded Praia Grande, Ferragudo.

2001- Sardine Fishing Boat  Refloat Rainha das Virgens, 25 Tons Harbour of Portimão

2000- Sail Boat Sank Plover 20 Tons - Refloat & TransportMarina de Lagos

2000- Yacht Sank Ringo - Lagos

2000- Yacht Sank Cavalo de Fogo 10 Tons - Refloat & Transport Albufeira

1998- Passager ship renamed Highlander , 350 tons, Stranded in Sagres

1997- Trawler Cidade de Tavira, 500 tons , Refloat Militair port of Portimão

Inúmeras outras operações para entidades forças da ordem governamentais e outras,  vistorias, buscas e recuperação de equipamentos especiais e corpos , transporte por água especial , vistorias a obras e pontes , peritagens.

Types of work:

- Maritime Salvage

- Refloating (Vessels and others)

- WaterTransport of Super Structures (Balloons)

- Surveys and Reports

- Search & Rescue  

- Filming

- Ultra Thermal Cutting / Welding / Explosives

- Demolitions (Super Structures)

- Deep Diving + 350 Feet (Short Bounce)

- Dismantling (Vessels)

- Consultancy

- Removal of sludge and debris