First 2 portside sponsons on Costa Concordia wreck installed

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At Island of Giglio removal operation of the sunken cruise ship Costa Concordia keeps going. The official site of The Parbuckling Project, stated that on 17th of April, 2013 the positioning of the 1st portside sponson (p10) has been successfully installed.
Operations have continued with the installation of the 2nd sponson (p11).
Finally, the sponsons are going to be welded on the hull of the wreck. At the same time, drillings for next ten underwater holes is going to be under way in order to situate the remaining platforms 2 & 3.