floating dock

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dry dock that can be submerged under a vessel and then raised

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Also in April, a home-made floating dock, with the capacity of launching 150-ton vessels, was delivered to the Iranian Navy in a ceremony participated by Rear Admiral Sayyari in Iran's waters in the South.
Logistical support forces of the Northern Fleet and workers of the 82nd Shipyard in Roslyakovo (Murmansk region) launched a joint operation to bring the flagship of the Russian Navy, the heavy aircraft-carrying missile cruiser, Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Kuznetsov, out of its floating dock.
A worn out, near-shore dock hinge or other piece of floating dock hardware can cause a cascade of problems in the presence of high tidal flow.
The company is able to carry out this specialised work thanks to its investment last year in a new Panamax-sized floating dock which, at an impressive 195 meters long and a 15,000 ton rigging capacity, is suitable for a project of this size.
McGraw designed his floating dock and named it the Old Sitka Dock in recognition of its proximity to the Old Sitka historical site.
However, he said, Asry's plans for a new floating dock are still in the assessment and evaluation phase.
The major project of building a new floating dock of double the capacity of our existing dock has progressed and tenders have been invited from 10 international shipbuilding yards from the Far East and within the Gulf and these tenders will be opened within a month," he added.
Hunt's Point Riverside Park will be a gateway to the Bronx River and include a fishing and recreation pier with a floating dock, a central open lawn oval and a natural riverside amphitheater with stone seating and lawn panels.
The firm built a complex lockgate for a floating dock, which was successfully launched into the water.
THE nuclear submarine Kursk slowly rose to the surface yesterday in a floating dock where investigators are examining it for clues to what caused the explosion and sinking more than a year ago.
THE sunken nuclear sub Kursk slowly rose above the water in a massive floating dock yesterday.
submerged in 5 feet of water under a floating dock.
So far, about $2 million has been spent on the basin, a floating dock for about 60 boats and on moving the Norgoma museum ship inside the basin from an outside berth.
group, and continues to be the leading manufacturer of durable, polyethylene floating dock systems and lifts worldwide.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A home-made floating dock, with the capacity of launching 150-ton vessels, was delivered to the Iranian Navy in a ceremony participated by Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari in Iran's waters in the South.