Yantai Salvage Bureau of CRS Refloated a Sunken Ship of 20,000dwt in Yantai waters
On 16th March, a self-unloading sand ship of20,000dwtt capsized at waters of Yantai Port. The ship has LOA of 139.8m, breadth of 22m, depth of 10.5m, and displacement of 20,422 tons.
After two months of hard work, using 1 salvage workboat, 2 big-capacity floating cranes, 4 tugs and 1 diving team , and overcoming a series of technical and operational difficulties, on 23 May, Yantai Salvage Bureau (YSB) of CRS finally got the ship completely afloat.
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