Subsalve is the worldwide leader and innovator in the design and manufacture of engineered inflatables. Our underwater lift bags are specified to meet the toughest challenges in recreational, commercial, scientific, and military applications. Since 1977, we have provided solutions and expertise for aircraft recovery, ship, yacht, and boat salvage, marine construction, offshore oilfield diving, and explosive ordnance disposal.
Subsalve receives a contract from the USN to deliver Mark II Mod I Explosive Ordnance Disposal Systems (This evolves into the Subsalve Mark V)
More than 600 tons of Subsalve liftbags used to move and install the 510 ft Speigel Grove as the worlds largest artificial reef.
James Cameron’s Deepsea Challenger sets the world record diving to 35736 ft. in the Mariana Trench supported by Subsalve liftbags for launch and recover as well as a Subsalve Emergency buoyancy system
Subsalve USA becomes part of Performance Inflatables Co LLC.
Buoyancy Control Technology launched by Subsalve.
Richard Fryburg, Subsalve USA Founder Inducted to ACDI Hall of Fame.
We are proud to include the US Department of Defense, all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, NASA, and the FBI on our list of satisfied and ongoing customers, as well as leading companies in the private sector and the governments of more than 30 foreign countries.