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Phoenix Promotes Troy Magness to Louisiana Diving Operations Manager as Founding Member Tom Bailey Retires

08.04.2021
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix), a worldwide leader in underwater solutions, announces the promotion of Troy Magness to Diving Operations Manager of our Louisiana location following the retirement of one of our founding members Tom Bailey. In his new role, Troy will be responsible for overseeing offshore commercial diving activities and personnel including developing and managing project plans, scheduling, logistics, and tracking professional development, all the while ensuring that safety remains a top priority.

Phoenix and U.S. Navy Recover MH-60S Helicopter From Record Depth

31.03.2021
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix), under the direction of the U.S. Navy’s Supervisor of Salvage and Diving (SUPSALV), located and recovered the fuselage of a downed MH-60S Seahawk helicopter in the Pacific, near Okinawa, Japan, from a record breaking depth of 19,075 feet. This equates to just over 3.6 miles beneath the sea and is 266 feet deeper than the previous salvage record, also set by Phoenix and SUPSALV during an operation in 2019. The helicopter was located in March of 2020 using the U.S. Navy’s Autonomous Underwater Vehicle “Trondheim” and then, a year later, Phoenix and SUPSALV returned to the site and recovered the helicopter on March 21st, 2021 using the U.S. Navy’s Remotely Operated Vehicle “CURV 21” and Fly Away Deep Ocean Salvage System. Both Trondheim and CURV 21 are rated to operate down to 20,000 feet.

New Test Tank Under Construction at Phoenix Bayou Vista, LA Yard

20.01.2021
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix) announces the construction of a new test tank at our Bayou Vista, LA facility as part of our strategic growth initiatives for the new year.

Phoenix West Coast Program Manager Travis Niederhauser Receives General Dynamics Nassco "Mover and Shaker" Award

06.08.2020
Phoenix International Holdings Inc. (Phoenix) is pleased to announce our West Coast Program Manager, Travis Niederhauser, has received the “Mover and Shaker” award from General Dynamics NASSCO for his involvement with the USNS Miguel Keith (ESB-5) temporary refloat and caisson salvage project.

Phoenix Performs Mudline Tree Recompletion for Walter Oil & Gas

13.03.2020
Phoenix International Holdings Inc. (Phoenix) is pleased to announce the recent execution of a mudline tree recompletion for Walter Oil & Gas in the Gulf of Mexico. Utilizing our Atmospheric Diving System (ADS), the project took place over 15 days, in two phases, operating at a water depth of 200 fsw.

Phoenix Awarded Diving & Diving Related Services Contract from Naval Sea Systems Command

11.02.2020
Phoenix International Holdings Inc. (Phoenix) is pleased to announce the award of a $97 Million (maximum value) contract to provide diving and diving related services to the United States Navy. The primary purpose of this contract is to deliver operational, engineering and technical support to the Navy's air, mixed gas and saturation diving services program overseen by the Naval Sea Systems Command’s Office of Director of Ocean Engineering, Supervisor of Salvage and Diving (SUPSALV).

Phoenx Divers Assist with Vessel in New Zealand

01.01.2020
In the early hours of the 23rd of December, an urgent inquiry was received from a Phoenix client requesting a proposal and timeline for a dive team to mobilize immediately to international waters 12 miles from the city of Auckland, New Zealand. The situation was complicated as the vessel had undergone an underwater inspection in a previous port with the subsequent report and findings forwarded to the New Zealand Government for review prior to entry.

Matthew Long Promoted to Corporate Vice President

01.01.2020
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix) announces that Matthew Long has been promoted to Corporate Vice President. Matthew will retain his current duties as General Manager of Phoenix’s Largo, MD operations, and in his additional role as Corporate VP will assume responsibilities for company-wide financial forecasting, reporting and budgeting.

Phoenix Divers Assist with Airplane Recovery

07.12.2019
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix) divers were recently contracted by Blount Brothers Construction to assist with the recovery of an aircraft that crashed and sank in the Red River on Sunday, November 24.

Phoenix opens Office at Stennis Space Center

28.10.2019
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix) is pleased to announce that they have opened a satellite office at the Stennis Space Center in Mississippi.


Kent VanHorn Promoted to Vice President for Global Submarine Rescue

13.10.2019
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix) announces that Kent VanHorn has been promoted to Vice President for Global Submarine Rescue.

Phoenix and Supsalv Perform Deep Ocean Salvage of C-2A Aircraft

09.10.2019
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix), under the direction of the U.S. Navy’s Supervisor of Salvage and Diving, located and recovered the fuselage of a downed C2-A Greyhound aircraft from the depth of 18,809 feet using the deep ocean remotely operated vehicle CURV 21. The aircraft, which was lost in November 2017, was recovered at the request of Commander Pacific Fleet in order to facilitate the mishap investigation.

Phoenix Florida Announces Relocation to Accommodate Growth

26.05.2019
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix), a worldwide underwater solutions provider, is pleased to announce that our Florida office has been relocated to 3650 Hacienda Blvd., Unit B, Davie, Fl 33314 to accommodate company growth and ongoing support of our Underwater Ship Husbandry Clientele. At 11,000sq ft, the new facility is twice as large as our previous one, offering ample parking and upgraded conference rooms and offices.

Phoenix Donates Funding & Advisement to the Catholic University of America School of Engineering Design Project

24.05.2019
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix) and The Catholic University of America join in announcing Phoenix as a sponsor to the School of Engineering for a senior design project at the University.

Phoenix Promotes Jon Regh to Houston Area Manager

14.04.2019
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix), a worldwide leader in underwater solutions, announces the promotion of Jon Regh to Area Manager of our Houston, TX location. In his new role, Jon will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day revenue producing activities of the office, as well as providing direct oversight of the sales and marketing program; with the goal of maximizing utilization of company assets, increasing market share, and expanding into new markets.

Phoenix International Pty Ltd Awarded Contract for Submarine Rescue Services from the Commonwealth of Australia Department of Defence

15.03.2019
The Commonwealth of Australia Department of Defence has awarded Phoenix International (Australia) Pty Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Phoenix International Holdings, Inc., a contract for a Submarine Rescue Service (SRS) to include the acquisition and support of the SEA1354 Ph 1 Submarine Escape, Rescue, and Abandonment System (SERAS).

Phoenix SRDRS Receives Operational Readiness Certification

08.09.2018
The Phoenix Submarine Rescue Team deployed on board the M/V HOS DOMINATOR 9-19 July and completed eight days of submarine rescue operations off the coast of Catalina Island, which culminated in a satisfactory Operational Readiness Evaluation (ORE) by Undersea Rescue Command’s (URC) parent command (Submarine Squadron ELEVEN) to maintain certification of the operators and equipment for independent operations. This periodic evaluation specifically certified URC and Phoenix to participate in the eighth iteration of the CHILEMAR exercise in San Diego waters and the SSN RESCUEX this fall in Alaska. The SSN RESCUEX will be the first time that the Submarine Rescue Diving and Recompression System (SRDRS) will mate with a US submarine.

Phoenix Welcomes New Norfolk, VA General Manager

01.06.2018
Phoenix International Holdings, Inc. (Phoenix) announces that Chris Williams has joined the company as General Manager (GM) of our Norfolk, VA office. In addition to his GM duties, Chris will manage Phoenix’s key U.S. Navy Diving Services Contract, providing underwater ship repair capability to U.S. Navy ships worldwide.
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