Works to increase stability of the uprighted, but still grounded, wreck are in progress at Giglio island as winter approaches.
Adverse weather conditions registered recently, have caused minor movements of the wreck, considered by engineers as settlement on the false seabed, confirm the need to move forward with the so-called winterization measures to further stabilize the wreck for the winter.
The Commissioner for the Concordia emergency Franco Gabrielli, the Chairman of the Observatory Maria Sargentini, Mayor Sergio Ortelli and representatives from Costa and Titan Micoperi, met with the population of Giglio to update them on activities planned and ongoing.
Three winterization precautions were explained:
Costa Concordia Wreck: Winter Weather Marine Link