[Watch] SMIT Salvage – Wreck Removal of Container Ship


SMIT Salvage successfully removed the wreck of the TS Taipei, offshore Shimen in the north of Taiwan. The container ship ran aground after an engine failure, broke in two and sank. For this complex project SMIT Salvage deployed its 1,000 ton floating sheerleg Cyclone and the semi-submersible pontoon Giant 6.

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Source: Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. – Dredging and marine experts