U.S. Brig NIAGARA was drydocked at Great Lakes Shipyard in Cleveland on Monday to repair wood rot in the bow of the Brig. The NIAGARA was placed onto the Shipyard's floating drydock, FAVORITE, on Monday afternoon and is expected to be there through the end of the month.
Standing by in the Old River of the Cuyahoga River awaiting the drydock's preparation on March 5.
Flooding the drydock.
Moving into drydock.
In position and beginning to pump out the drydock.
On the drydock March 6.
Close up of the plywood-covered bow.
Later that day, the plywood has come off.
Friday, March 9, 2012 on drydock.
Another view of the NIAGARA on drydock this morning.