Watch the video of major refit of the Stanislav Yudin, a 24,800 tonne heavy crane vessel. The vessel went through a complex refurbishment that included a complete upgrade of the accommodation – designed for 151 persons – and the underlying machinery spaces.
As a convoy of 14 vessels, led by the tug boat Blizzard, starts to tow the Concordia to a port near Genoa in northern Italy where it is due to arrive on Sunday, before being broken up for scrap, a drone captures the vessel’s final journey.
Every day hundreds of container ships enter and leave U.S. ports. But navigating in and out is tricky business. With shallow waters, ship traffic, and bridges – Ports can be a real obstacle course. How does a huge ship actually fit under a bridge? It’s not easy.
Here’s a rare video of a ship smashing into the dock and then hitting another ship which was berthed. It seems the captain lost the control of the ship or there was some serious machinery failure which made the ship go haywire.