SailNet Community - View Single Post - Largest liveaboard *ever* sells for US .01
View Single Post
post #23 of Old 10-25-2013
jzk
Senior Member
 
jzk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 2,311
Thanks: 1
Thanked 11 Times in 11 Posts
Rep Power: 8
 
Re: Largest liveaboard *ever* sells for US .01

Quote:
Originally Posted by Petrouschka View Post
The scrap value is on the order of $25M. Hopefully the yard who bought her will be able to tow her, cut her up, and deliver her to market for less than that amount.
The scrap prices that I have found assume delivered at that scrapyard. Thus, the cost of towing has to be deducted from the $25 million, but chopping it up does not.

Perhaps there are issues like asbestos or something else that makes this particular ship undesirable.
jzk is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome