Cleanup foundation will launch the world’s first ocean cleanup system from its
assembly yard in Alameda, through the San Francisco Bay, toward the infamous
Great Pacific Garbage Patch.
As informed, the assembly of System 001 will be finalized on
August 30, after which it will be lowered into the Seaplane Lagoon.
from the lagoon to make new tow with Maersk Supply Service’s AHTS, Maersk
Launcher, at Anchorage 8.
001 to maintain a stable position.
passing near the Bay Bridge, Treasure Island, Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge.
Apart from the towing and installation, Maersk Supply Service
will also monitor the cleanup system.
miles off the coast of San Francisco.
systems to remove 50% of the 80,000 tons of plastic in the Great Pacific
Garbage Patch within five years.