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  • 30 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Commissioner for the Concordia Emergency Franco Gabrielli, the coordinator of the Concordia Removal Project Franco Porcellacchia, and the CFO of Costa Crociere Beniamino Maltese, with the presence of the Giglio Island Mayor Sergio Ortelli, held a meeting with the public on June 26th at Giglio Island to update on the status of operations and […]

  • 25 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    The bulk carrier MV Benita, which ran aground on June 17 when it hit the coast of Mauritius, has been refloated and afterwards towed to a position some 20 miles off the coast. The Greek company Five Oceans Salvage said that a skeleton crew will remain on board in order to assess the ship’s seaworthiness and general condition. […]

  • 10 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    The long awaited Concordia refloating operation is set to go ahead starting on Monday, July 14th, the salvage team confirmed on Wednesday.   As was the case for parbuckling, commencement of the operation is subject to authorization from the Observatory and also depends on the weather forecast over the next few days. Therefore, the final […]

  • 4 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Installation of the last sponson, P1, on the port side of the wreck of the cruise ship Costa Concordia was completed as planned yesterday afternoon.   Now, ahead of authorization from the Monitoring Observatory, technicians can start to test all the systems for the final refloating of the Concordia. ” we can start the countdown […]

  • 4 December 2007

    An attempt to refloat a bulk carrier that ran aground in the Gladstone Harbour in central Queensland was abandoned early last night. A spokesman for the salvage company says five tugs and 30 people tried to refloat the 75,000-tonne ship at about 5pm AEST on Monday.

  • 3 November 2017

    Central Command for Maritime Emergencies Germany (Havariekommando) published photos of the Glory Amsterdam’s refloating operation after the bulker grounded in the German Bight days ago. The Panamax successfully reached the Port of Wilhelmshaven with the help of three tugs at around 19:30, November 2. There has been no structural damage to the rudder of the ship, according […]

  • 15 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    The underwater preliminary activities related to the beginning of the last phase of the refloating operation of the Concordia are in progress today, the salvage team informed earlier today.   As informed, technicians are working to connect and tension the last 4 chains and 6 cables. The wreck is said to be in stable position […]

  • 9 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    The 2010-built bulk carrier MV Gladiatorship has been refloated after it briefly grounded off Nacala, Mozambique, according to Rotterdam-based towage operator Kotug. Kotug, which provided salvage assistance to refloat the vessel, said that the 56,800 dwt ship ran aground just before high water. Operated by Greek shipping firm Seanergy Maritime Corp, the Supramax bulker was unable to refloat on its […]

  • 2 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    The port side sponson P2 has been lifted off via Conquest crane and is now being submerged at the Concordia wreck, the Parbuckling Project Team informed yesterday.   The team projected that it will take a few hours to connect the sposon to the wreck. Following this installation, technicians will progress with the last of […]

  • 4 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Installation of the last sponson, P1, on the port side of the wreck of the cruise ship Costa Concordia has been completed as planned. All sponsons are now in position. Now, ahead of authorization from the Monitoring Observatory, technicians can start to test all the systems for the final refloating of the Concordia. “Following installation of the […]

  • 4 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    The 2009-built chemical tanker Chemroad Journey was refloated after being stranded off the coast of Vietnam for over three weeks. The owner of the vessel, Japan-based shipping company Iino Kaiun Kaisha, confirmed that there were no injuries or pollution reported following the grounding incident, which occurred on June 10. Featuring 20,108 gross ton, Chemroad Journey ran aground some […]

  • 13 July 2014
    Business & Finance

      The Monitoring Observatory has given the “go ahead” to refloating operation of Costa Concordia having considered as valid the additional documentation provided by Costa Crociere over the past days.   The decision is the outcome of the meeting held on Saturday, July 12th at the venue of the Department of Civil Protection from the […]

  • 22 January 2019

    Tanker Oriental Nadeshiko was refloated only hours after it ran aground in the river Elbe on January 21.

  • 27 June 2017

    The 1988-built product tanker Theresa Arctic, which ran aground off the coast of Kilifi in Kenya on June 20, could soon be refloated, according to local media. The Netherlands-based SMIT Salvage, as well as the local salvage company Alpha Logistics were reportedly hired to undertake the refloating operation. The vessel, which was loaded with 27,500 mt of vegetable oil […]

  • 29 February 2016

    The Australian icebreaker Aurora Australis has been successfully refloated and has made its way out of Mawson harbour, the Australian Antarctic Division said in an update. The ship now remains in the vicinity of Mawson research station, where crew will conduct a thorough assessment of damage over the coming days. There is no evidence of any oil […]

  • 22 June 2007

    SALVAGE experts are about to begin the first phase of an operation to refloat the bulk carrier Pasha Bulker stuck fast off a beach at Newcastle on the NSW coast. The 40,000 tonne vessel ran aground on a sandbar off Nobbys Beach during a severe storm on June 8. All going well, she could be […]

  • 20 June 2014
    Business & Finance

     Over 370 Titan Micoperi technicians are working restlessly on the installation of sponsons, prior to refloating phase of the Concordia wreck, the Parbuckling Project Team informed. Currently, 14 sponsons have been installed on the starboard side of the Concordia and, if weather conditions will allow, today the last sponson will be positioned on this side […]

  • 21 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    A construction tug and barge, involved in a grounding incident at the Port of Port Hedland early this morning, have both now been refloated, according to the Pilbara Ports Authority. The vessels, involved in the Hunt Point tug haven dredging works, were refloated at high tide at 11.30 am (AWST), and are currently secure at the […]

  • 26 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Norwegian product tanker that ran aground on Saturday evening off Norway’s central western coast has been refloated with the help of two tugboats. The 71-meter long tanker Scan Master grounded onto a rocky beach of a fjord at Hemnskjela in Snillfjord, Norway while battling strong winds. The ship was loaded with 600 tonnes of […]

  • 8 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Cyprus-flagged general cargo ship  Samskip Akrafell that ran aground on Saturday, September 6 off the east coast of Iceland was refloated at around midnight on Sunday, according to Icelandic Coast Guard. No spill was reported and the crew is safe, based on the latest reports from the Coast Guard. The grounding occurred when the vessel’s engine […]

  • 23 February 2018

    A Panama-flagged oil product tanker Hang Yu 11 refloated after almost three weeks of being grounded.

  • 6 June 2014

    The installation of the sponsons for refloating are progressing quickly at Giglio Island. With the installation of starboard sponson S18 (former S13 that had to be brought back for remediation to Genoa), the number of installed sponsons has reached 9 out of the total of 19 needed before refloating (15 on the starboard side, 4 […]