Post Profile






Refloating made possible, with Dyneema

After the MV Benita, a bulk carrier headed to the South African city of Durban, was grounded on June 17, Five Oceans Salvage (FOS) was brought in to refloat the casualty after removing the 145 tons of fuel onboard the ship. Due to the harsh conditions, ropes made with Dyneema® were the only option both […] The post Refloating made possible, with Dyneema appeared first on gCaptain.
read more

share

Related Posts


Salvors Prepare to Refloat MV Benita in Mauritius

Vehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

The salvage of the MV Benita continues in Mauritius more than a mont after it ran aground following an incident involving a rogue crew member. International salvors Five Oceans Salvage reported Thursday that the vessel remains hard ...

Canadian Bulk Carrier Refloated in St. Mary’s River

Vehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

The grounded 603-foot Canadian bulk carrier MV Mississagi was successfully refloated on the St. Marys River following lightering operations to offload approximately 2,000 tons of stone, Saturday. The vessel, carrying [...] The post ...

MV Smart Stern Refloated and Sunk in South Africa [PHOTOS]

Vehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

A salvage team working to remove the MV Smart shipwreck in Richards Bay, South Africa successfully refloated the stern section of the broken capesize bulk carrier before towing it out to sea where it was sunk.

Grounded Bulk Carrier Refloated from Famous Philippine Reef

Vehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

A Panamanian-flagged bulk carrier has been refloated after running aground on at a world-famous diving site off Cebu, Philippines last week. The ship, MV Belle Rose, was refloated Saturday morning and moved to an anchorage off the c...

WATCH: Tugs Pull Grounded MV Benita From Mauritius Coast

Vehicles / Watercraft : gCaptain

A salvage team from Five Oceans Salvage refloats the wrecked MV Benita from the southern shore of Mauritius, Monday, July 25, 2016. The ship ran aground June 17, 2016 after a crew member attacked others on board before locking himse...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC