Dong Won 701 Scuttling

Develop blast procedure to scuttle using explosive charges a fire damaged Korean deep sea trawler (91m LOA) at an EPA approved dump site 25 nautical miles offshore Dunedin.

Develop and test microwave based remote firing system and improvised shaped charges at the LPC quarry. Place and test firing circuits and det. cord ring mains on the vessel on location arm and test main circuits and charges. Fire charges to scuttle vessel. July 2021.