BALTIMORE, MD (WJZ)- The US Coast Guard confirms the cargo ship Ever Forward has been refloated after being stuck in the Chesapeake Bay for more than a month.
The Ever Forward ran aground 24 feet deep in mud on March 13.
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The crews excavated at least 84,000 cubic yards of mud from around the ship. The environment ministry said that was about 27 punts full of mud.
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The US Coast Guard and coordinating agencies also removed about 500 containers of their nearly 5,000-container load.
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https://baltimore.cbslocal.com/2022/04/17/ever-forward-cargo-ship-refloated-sunday-morning/ The Ever Forward cargo ship was refloated Sunday morning – CBS Baltimore