On 26 January 2016, a 164-meter-long Roll-on/Roll-off vessel Modern Express lost stability in heavy weather and was drifting fast towards the French coast in the Bay of Biscay.

A team of dedicated salvage experts of SMIT Salvage was on the scene within 24 hours and was able to prevent an environmental disaster from taking place.

Curious to know and see: Salvage of the Modern Express by SMIT Salvage (Video)

Watch the impressive video of this spectacular salvage operation: