Costa Concordia Salvage Update

By Eric Haun
Wednesday, June 04, 2014
Photo: The Parbuckling Project

Work in progress at Giglio to complete the installation of S5

Work is in progress at Giglio to complete the installation of S5, the eighth of the 15 sponsons to be positioned on the starboard side of the Concordia.

In the meantime, remediation activity on sponson S13 has been completed in Genoa and the sponson departed from Genoa May 31 on board pontoon MAK, having been now renamed S18.

Currently there are more than 300 people working 24/7 in Giglio to prepare the wreck for the refloating phase.

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