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Synonyms for mooring

a place where a craft can be made fast

(nautical) a line that holds an object (especially a boat) in place


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Winning this contract, Deep Sea Mooring confirms its leading position in the mooring market segment.
With mooring integrity now under a renewed emphasis, there is a heightened need for a robust and cost effective mooring integrity monitoring solution for both new-build and existing installations, says Rizwan Sheikh at BMT Scientific Marine Services
com/research/cqd3v4/offshore_mooring) has announced the addition of the "Offshore Mooring Systems Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 - 2021" report to their offering.
1999) presented the response of a spar constrained by slack mooring lines to steep ocean waves by two different schemes: a quasi-static approach (SMACOS), and a coupled dynamic approach (COUPLE) to reveal the coupling effects between spar and its mooring system.
Quay walls construction and mooring equipment such as bollards, hocks and other elements are calculated on the basis of wind, waves, current, ice possible forces [1-6].
Currently, the submarines use two types of mooring lines, the standard synthetic mooring lines and the Aramid[c] mooring lines.
We reached our mooring in Monaco harbor, smack in the middle of downtown, on the evening of our second day out.
Deployment of a deep-ocean sediment trap mooring begins with the ship heading slowly into the wind.
The Environment Agency is rolling out new rules to stop boaters overstaying at its free 24 hour mooring sites.
A CASH strapped council could be left with a black hole in their finances as yacht and other boat owners threaten to halt lucrative mooring payments on the Menai Strait.
Recently there seems to be confusion in the fleet as to who owns the mooring lines when attached to the boat and what kinds of lines should be used to moor the boat.
a leading manufacturer of fenders and mooring buoys, released the following set of guidelines in which boaters can achieve a proper mooring technique.
The buoy carries the meteorological sensors, and the mooring line beneath it carries the oceanographic instrumentation.
NEW YORK, June 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This market research study analyzes the Offshore Mooring System Market on a global level, and provides estimates in terms of revenue (USD billion) from 2015 to 2021.
Request For Proposal: Fernandina harbor marina mooring field capacity increase