Raising the Costa Concordia: A Feat of Modern Engineering

SSON Editorial
Posted: 09/19/2013

When, after 20 months, the hulk of the Costa Concordia, wrecked off the Italian island of Giglio, was finally raised this week, it was due to a dedicated team of engineers that banked everything on this 19-hour operation. There was "no Plan B", as they said. Luckily for them, Plan A worked. Check out how, below. We can't promise quite

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SSON Editorial
Posted: 09/19/2013


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