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Fortescue apologized for the incident, which saw the company conduct land clearing on a cultural heritage site without the presence of elders from the Eastern Guruma People to observe and salvage artifacts.
COULD THE WORLD’S LARGEST GREEN ENERGY HUB REDEFINE HOW COMPANIES WORK WITH INDIGENOUS PEOPLE?AMY GUNIAJULY 16, 2021TIME
Howell, who owns a pipeline salvage business, thought he could do the work for as little as $1,000.
OIL AND GAS COMPANIES ARE MAKING OLD PIPELINES THE LANDOWNER’S PROBLEMKATE WHEELING/NEXUS MEDIAMARCH 10, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Yet the sport, like everything else, is too much in salvage mode to know for sure what that looks like.
THE NBA OFFSEASON IS A WILD RIDE IN NORMAL TIMES. THIS YEAR? BUCKLE UP.JERRY BREWERNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
There were no odds and ends, even, of wreckage which I could salvage for one more week of the old life.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
"These, madam," said I, handing her a small plush bag into which I had poured the "salvage" taken from my sticky palms.
MRS. RAFFLESJOHN KENDRICK BANGS
Others were retaken by the English blockading squadrons, who received then one eighth for salvage.
NEWTON FORSTERCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
In a week this salvage of débris was finished; the rock was swept clean, and the Durande was lightened.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
The wreck and the salvage vessel assisting each other in opposite ways, saved half the labour of the operation.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
The shops which remained open were centres of gossip, where loiterers discussed the miraculous salvage.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
To salvage the sticks that spilled, to arrange the booms for rafting down stream, kept Hollister on the move.
THE HIDDEN PLACESBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
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WORDS RELATED TO SALVAGE

  • converted
  • reclaimed
  • recovered
  • reprocessed
  • salvaged
  • saved
  • deliverance
  • delivery
  • disembarrassment
  • disentanglement
  • emancipation
  • exploit
  • extrication
  • feat
  • heroics
  • heroism
  • liberation
  • performance
  • ransom
  • reclamation
  • recovering
  • recovery
  • redemption
  • release
  • relief
  • salvage
  • salvation
  • saving
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