Salvage plans progressing for bulk carrier aground in Virginia Beach, VA

Salvage plans progressing for bulk carrier aground in Virginia Beach, VA
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Coast Guard is in the final stages of reviewing a salvage plan Thursday that is scheduled to begin Friday morning to move the 751-foot bulk carrier, Ornak, that is aground near First Landing State Park in Virginia Beach, Va. “Moving a vessel of this size off the beach is a complicated and dynamic operation, requiring close coordination of multiple stakeholders,”...

Response Crews Unable to Refloat Vessel South of Ketchikan

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Salvage and response crews were unable to re-float the the 47-foot pleasure craft Scrimshaw that was left aground by low tide in Annette Bay off of Annette Island south of Ketchikan Sunday.