Behind the scenes look at the sinking of the KRAKEN
- Published on: Friday, January 27, 2017
- The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Artificial Reef Program sank a 371-ft cargo vessel, named The Kraken, on Jan. 20, 2017. The vessel was sunk 67 miles off the coast of Galveston to create a new artificial reef. This is a behind the scenes look at the sinking of the KRAKEN from the ASHTON - T the crew boat doing the sinking.
The KRAKEN went down at 2:40 CST.
The crew spent about an hour cutting holes in the floating deck plates to complete the sinking of the KRAKEN