The Golden Ray cargo ship wrecked last year while carrying over 4,000 vehicles. "I'd like to see it gone before hurricane season," McLaurin said. For some around St. Simons Island, the sentiment of wanting it out of the Sound is the same. The vessel was headed to Baltimore before running aground. She was delivered from the builder on 12 May 2017, and at the time of her capsizing was owned and operated by Hyundai Glovis. This means things will get noisy during some overnight hours.
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The Golden Ray capsized Sept. 8, 2019, near the Port of Brunswick carrying more than 4,000 automobiles. The lifting lugs will attach to the massive VB-10,000 crane. The goal is to start cutting soon after the VB-10,000 arrives. To give you a sense of how large the crane is, Chris Graff with the Command told News4Jax it reaches higher than the clearance for the Sidney Lanier Bridge.
If you need help with WJXT’s or WCWJ's FCC public inspection file, call (904) 393-9801. The Golden Ray capsized on Sept. 8, soon after it departed the Port of Brunswick, about 70 miles (112 kilometers) south of Savannah.
She was eventually declared a total loss, and is scheduled to be removed as scrap. The Golden Ray cargo ship has been sitting in the St. Simon’s Sound since Sept. 8, and after weeks of planning, the U.S. Coast Guard says the ship will be disassembled for removal. Graff also said with so much work being completed, he’s grateful the operation has had a positive safety record. Hundreds of crew members are working around the clock to remove the ship and progress is underway. "It would not be good to get a major hurricane with that in our Sound. Lasy week, we posted that the removal of the capsized car carrier Golden Ray was being delayed by an outbreak of coronavirus in the salvage team on the heavy-lift barge VB-10,000, nicknamed the “Golden Arches.” Now with the onset of the hurricane season, the salvage operation has been postponed until at least October 1. St. Simons Response Unified Command released laser image shows another interior angle of the ninth deck of the Golden Ray where cars slid together when the ship overturned, some missing tires. Galveston's the Elissa: The Tall Ship of Texas by Kurt VossGolden Ray Cargo Ship Salvage Procedure | 3D-Rendered VideoThey will be cutting into auto gas tanks, oil pans, ship fule, etc.In the meantime, here is an animation of how the Oceanbird, Proposed Sailing Car Carrier, Cuts Emissions by 90%A Tainted Dawn: The Great War (1792-1815) Book I