Over here in San Diego we have been following this grounding since it took place on Christmas day, 2005. This is a major incident and the books will be rewritten about how to free a ship stuck in the sand. It is all a very interesting read and contains a lot of lessions learned the hard way by others. http://www.cargolaw.com/2006ni....html click on this link to go direct to an excellent site that updates frequently with the latest information.
The Volvo Penta D8 fills a gap in the company’s line of recreational-boat-ready diesels, and it’s already linked to a next-generation IPS pod. Take our word for it, you’ll be seeing more of this engine at the next boat shows and beyond.
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