Salvaging the Costa Concordia

While pre-trial hearings are underway in an Italian court, an Italian-American engineering consortium has begun salvage operations to remove the cruise ship, partially capsized off the island of Giglio.  It will be the first time a ship of this size has been salvalged in one piece. Already six months behind schedule, the engineering challenges of salvaging the Costa Concordia are huge.

Teams battle to remove Costa Concordia shipwreck from ocean

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2 Responses to Salvaging the Costa Concordia

  1. D. Peter Boucher says:

    Why are you putting up a link to a video which the publisher has blocked from your website?

  2. Rick Spilman says:

    Thanks Captain. I missed that. Now it opens in a separate window.