TREASURE HUNTERS

FEARS JERSEY AWARD COULD LEAD TO INFLATED VALUATIONS UNDER TREASURE ACT

By any standards the Le Câtillon II Coin Hoard is astonishing. Found by two metal detectorists on the Crown Dependency of Jersey in 2012, the Hoard of late...

UK GOVERNMENT DENIES MARITIME HERITAGE FOUNDATION/OMEX PERMISSION TO SALVAGE HMS VICTORY 1744

The sinking of HMS Victory on 4 October 1744   By Andy Brockman The UK marine regulator, the Marine Management Organisation...

OMEX MARITIME HERITAGE FOUNDATION VICTORY 1744 PUFF PIECE DEFLATES

Lead Image: Detail from HMS Victory Sinking by Peter Monamy       In Gerry Anderson's 1960's science fiction classic "Thunderbirds", Gordon...

BREAKING NEWS: UK GOVERNMENT CONFIRMS INDEPENDENT SURVEY OF HMS VICTORY 1744 BY HMS ECHO

Odyssey Marine Exploration's former research vessel Odyssey Explorer working on the HMS Victory wreck site in 2012   In the...

CARRY ON CLIO OFFSHORE AS OMEX REBRANDS TREASURE HUNTING BUSINESS

With none of its traditional fanfare, let alone the promise of a reality series on the Discovery Channel,...

OMEX POCKETED £7 MILLION FROM FAILED TAX DODGE

EXCLUSIVE thePipeLine can reveal that through a combination of alleged underpayments on a Government salvage contract and £7 million in fees paid for services provided...

OMEX MAY FACE CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT IN US

A US legal firm specialising in class actions and representing stock holders who claim to have suffered from corporate stock fraud has announced it...

DID SOUBRY MISLEAD PARLIAMENT ON VICTORY?

When is an excavation not an excavation?  A human skull and ships planking on HMS Victory 1744 shown in the documentary "Silver Rush" aka...

FALLON’S TEXMEX DILEMMA AS OMEX SHARES SLIDE

A radical plan to save financially ailing Odyssey Marine Exploration by surrendering control of the company to the Mexican owned mining conglomerate Minera del...

FALLON’S HANDBRAKE TURN ON HMS VICTORY 1744

If  you can make a handbrake turn at sea that is what the UK Ministry of Defence have done by choosing not to defend...

HMS VICTORY DECISION 1744 ROLLING NEWS

Following on from the news from the Treasury Solicitor that the Secretary of State for Defence, Michael Fallon MP, has written to Lord Lingfield,...