dry dock

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a large dock from which water can be pumped out

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This is the second ship of the Greek company Springfield Shipping Company to be converted at the Duqm Dry Dock.
Ahmed al-Abri, ODDC Deputy CEO for Operations said that the ship entered the dry dock on September 7th, 2015 for total conversion and maintenance, which includes paint, the renewal and repair of some parts, as well as other technical businesses managed by an integrated skilled team formatted made of technicians, engineers and specialists working according to the highest quality standards.
Guam Industrial owned and operated a dry dock called the Machinist located in Apra Harbor, Guam.
Dr Sheikh Abdul Malik al-Hina'ee, chairman of Oman Dry Dock said, "The Company's operations are not limited to ship repair and maintenance but rather include major and complicated conversion of vessels.
Workers look on as one of the biggest ships to berth at Cardiff dry docks noses her way |in for painting and repairs in May 1967.
UK Docks managing director Harry Wilson, who collected the award at Newcastle Civic Centre with sons Jonathan, Chris and Gary - all involved in running parts of the business - said: "This is the second time we've won it - the first was when we re-opened the dry dock in Sunderland in 2002.
Peter Melkus, a spokesman for the Constitution, declined to say how much the repairs might cost, since dry dock inspections might reveal more or less damage than anticipated.
NINE jobs have been saved after the dry dock business based at Milford Haven which went into administration with the failure of the former Mustang Marine (Wales) Limited was sold.
What was once a busy dry dock on a River Tyne thriving with shipbuilding and ship repair work is today the site for fashionable apartments with ne views of a much quieter river.
The latest prison break took place at Dry Dock Detention Centre yesterday.
Manama, Feb15 (BNA) A delegation from the Ombudsman General-Secretariat visited the Dry Dock Detention Centre and ensured inmates receive winter clothes as per the procedures.
The officials said a rupture was detected during the checks which would be fixed in the dry dock.
Nine people detained pending trial at the Dry Dock Detention Centre escaped," the head of the Reformation and Rehabilitation Directorate said.
It was only natural to offer four of our most popular beers in cans including our Dry Dock Apricot Blonde, Hefeweizen, Amber Ale and Hop Abomination IPA," said Dry Dock owner Kevin DeLange.
Work on phase 1 of the Dry Dock Highway extension project in Bahrain is completed on time, said a top official.