The rebolting of Vasa – 1000 bolt milestone completed

November 6th 2012 marked the replacement of the 1000nd bolt in the R&D cooperation between the Vasa Museum and Sandvik, aimed at preserving the Swedish national treasure Vasa. The work with replacing the bolts will now pause for one year in order for the Vasa Museum to evaluate the results so far, including how well the bolt's design has worked in practice.

Read more about the R&D cooperation between Sandvik and the Vasa Museum