Thursday, July 13, 2017
Interesting

Costa Concordia Dismantling Completed in Italy

The dismantling and recycling of the infamous Costa Concordia cruise liner has been completed in Italy, marking the official end to final phase of what is considered the largest maritime salvage...

July 13, 2017
Total Views: 951

Friday, September 2, 2016
Maritime News

Costa Concordia Hulk Makes Final Voyage to Scrapyard

The rusted hulk of what was once the Costa Concordia made its final journey to a dry dock in Italy where it will be cut up and recycled once and...

September 2, 2016
Total Views: 66

Friday, February 19, 2016
Interesting

Ship Photos of the Day – Wreck of the Costa Concordia, Or At Least What’s Left of It

The wreck of the Costa Concordia – or least what’s left of it – continues to be broken up in Genoa, Italy in preparation for final demolition sometime later this...

February 19, 2016
Total Views: 69

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Interesting

A Current Look At and Inside the Dismantled Costa Concordia

The effort to dismantle the ill-fated Costa Concordia continues in Genoa, Italy with approximately 200 technicians now working to cut up and remove all fittings and structures from the vessel. According to...

November 11, 2015
Total Views: 1254

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
News

Costa Concordia Dismantling Update – Demolition Beginning on Upper Decks

  Just over one year since the Costa Concordia arrived in Genoa following its successful salvage, the consortium tasked with dismantling the infamous cruise ship have updated that the $87 million...

August 4, 2015
Total Views: 16

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Maritime News

Photos and Video from Costa Concordia Transfer to Genoa

The wreck of the Costa Concordia has been successfully transferred to ship repair area in the Port of Genoa where the remainder of the dismantling project will be carried out. According...

May 13, 2015
Total Views: 14

Monday, May 11, 2015
Maritime News

Costa Concordia Back At Sea for One Final Voyage

The Costa Concordia was back at sea for the final time on Monday under tow to a new dock at the Port of Genoa where the final phases of the dismantling project will take place....

May 11, 2015
Total Views: 3

Sunday, May 10, 2015
News

Costa Concordia Ready for 10-Mile Tow – Update

Update: The transfer of the Costa Concordia to the Port of Genoa “Molo Ex Superbacino” area will commence Monday, May 11 at 4 pm local time, the Consortium in charge of...

May 10, 2015
Total Views: 1

Thursday, May 7, 2015
News

Costa Concordia Ready for 10-Mile Tow

The Costa Concordia wreck is ready to be moved to a new dock about 10 miles away from its current location, where the ship will continue to be dismantled. Since...

May 7, 2015
Total Views: 15

Monday, March 30, 2015
Interesting

This (Illegal) ‘Urbex’ Video from Inside the Costa Concordia Wreck is Super Creepy

Some new video has surfaced online filmed from inside the Costa Concordia. The video appears to be filmed by man sneaking onboard the vessel at night in Genoa, where the...

March 30, 2015
Total Views: 32

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Interesting

The Four Phases of the Costa Concordia Dismantling Project

More than three years after the Costa Concordia ran aground in Giglio, the effort to dismantle and recycle the Costa Concordia continues nearly around-the-clock in Italy.

February 17, 2015
Total Views: 111

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
News

Crowley: Raising the Costa Concordia – The Full Story Behind the Largest Maritime Salvage in History

Crowley Maritime Corporation has just published an in-depth promotional piece telling the fascinating true story of the salvage of the Costa Concordia cruise ship in Italy. Shortly following the initial wreck, Crowley’s...

January 28, 2015
Total Views: 42

Sunday, July 27, 2014
Interesting

Costa Concordia Arrives Safely in Genoa, Completing Historic Salvage Operation

The wrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner limped into its last port on Sunday, when it was towed to the northern Italian city of Genoa to be broken up for scrap, two-and-a-half years after running aground and sinking with the loss of 32 lives.

July 27, 2014
Total Views: 19

Thursday, July 24, 2014
Accidents

So Far So Good For Costa Concordia Tow

The Costa Concordia has travelled 63 nautical miles and shows no signs of trouble after 30 hours at sea, according to an update from the project's website at about 8 p.m. local time (CEST) Thursday.

July 24, 2014
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Maritime News

Track Costa Concordia Live – AIS MAP

Track the Costa Concordia's progress here using this live AIS map courtesy MarineTraffic.com.

July 23, 2014
Total Views: 19

costa concordia departs giglio
News

At 2 Knots, Costa Concordia Heads to the Scrapyard

Maneouvres began early on Wednesday to remove the rusty hulk of the Costa Concordia cruise liner from the Italian island where it struck rocks and capsized two years ago, killing 32 people.

July 23, 2014
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Interesting

15 Spectacular Photos Of The Refloated Costa Concordia

The operation to refloat the Costa Concordia has been completed, marking the end of the latest phase of the largest maritime salvage in history.

July 22, 2014
Total Views: 35

Accidents

Greenpeace Activists to Shadow Costa Concordia During Tow

With the departure of the Costa Concordia from Giglio scheduled for Wednesday morning, environmental activists plan follow along with the convoy as it travels through one of Europe's largest marine sanctuaries.

July 22, 2014
Total Views: 4

Accidents

Costa Concordia Fully Afloat

The Costa Concordia shipwreck has reached its final towing draft, thus completing the refloating phase of the largest maritime salvage in history.

July 22, 2014
Total Views: 8

Monday, July 21, 2014
Accidents

Costa Concordia Departure Pushed Back to Wednesday

With the full refloating of the Costa Concordia cruise liner almost complete, departure of the shipwreck from Giglio has been confirmed for Wednesday, July 23, according to salvage officials.

July 21, 2014
Total Views: 4