The operation to salvage the Costa Concordia is halfway through the first phase and is continuing smoothly.
The shipwrecked ship has now completed 10 degrees of rotation and is totally off the rocks.
The second phase will prove far trickier as this is when the tanks are filled with water to sit on the false seabed.
The brother of a waiter whose body has not been recovered from the Costa Concordia, hopes the search team will find his remains.
The operation to shift the stricken Costa Concordia ship from the rocks off the Italian island of Giglio has been completed.
Engineers successfully shifted the wreckage of the stricken ship from rocks, but the salvage operation is expected to go on into the night.