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Synonyms for floating dock

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

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TEHRAN (FNA)- A home-made floating dock, with the capacity of launching 2,000-ton vessels, was delivered to the Navy in Iran's Northern waters in the Caspian Sea.
The proper maintenance and repair of floating docks in rivers,high-tidal-flow waters, and dam controlled sections of rivers is especially critical before Winter.
McGraw envisioned a large, floating dock that would function as both deepwater moorage and a breakwater for their existing dock and boatyard access.
As a special arrangement, the students also went on board the vessel Maersk Constellation, a 21,200dwt RORO ship, which was under repair in one of the floating docks.
Dana Point's floating dock is level with the main deck, so we can wheel right onto the boat.
recently installed miles of recycled, commingled (mixed plastic) plastic lumber in its West Lake Park for boardwalks, nature trails, floating docks, fishing piers, observation towers, and an amphitheater.
When the water level differential exceeds 4 ft, floating docks should be utilized.
group, and continues to be the leading manufacturer of durable, polyethylene floating dock systems and lifts worldwide.
Presolicitation: Ships, small craft, pontoons & floating docks
Tops of piles for floating docks should be set high enough to retain docks during high water at storm surge periods.
has once again been selected to provide all Floating Docks to be used by the anglers and officials of the Toyota Texas Bass Classic (TTBC).
Main features: Floating docks, floats, guide collars, mooring cleats, access gateways.
The group deploys one 300,000 ton floating dock, one 200,000 ton graving dock, one 180,000 ton floating dock, one 150,000 ton floating dock, three 80,000 ton floating docks, one 80,000 ton graving dock and one 50,000 ton floating dock, thus, a complete range of services can be provided, which include normal dry docking, repair and conversion for any size of the ocean going vessels.
The Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries said the country's government will launch a project worth between 500 billion won ($448 million) and 600 million won to build two dry docks and interjoining floating docks that can ease inspection and repair services for large vessels weighing 30,000 tons or above.
has been selected to provide all Floating Docks to be used by the anglers and officials of the Toyota Texas Bass Classic (TTBC), a $1 million professional fishing tournament to be held April 13 - 15, 2007, at Lake Fork, TX.