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maneuver (a ship) into a drydock

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According to media reports India's shipping minister Nitin Gadkari set out some shipbuilding goals for the country while attending the groundbreaking ceremony of the new 310 meter long dry-dock at state-run Cochin Shipyard.
Namsov became Namdock's very first customer to use the improved dry-dock facility, this week.
An inspection of a section of the hull revealed an unacceptable level of corrosion, which will require a dry-dock facility to conduct permanent repairs.
ON April 1 the Port of Tyne commenced preparations for the final departure of the Swan Hunter floating dry-dock, which finally left last night.
Recent safety surveys of Submarines in the shipyard dry-dock have shown significant topside safety discrepancies.
"The repairs scheduled during this availability are a continuation of the work accomplished during her last major dry-dock period, and we have used that restoration period as a baseline for this one," said Richard Whelan, director of the Naval Historical Center Detachment Boston, the organization responsible for the planning and accomplishment of all repairs and restoration work on board "Old Ironsides."
The firm advised on the acquisition of Marseilles-based ship repair company CMR Manivest and completed a deal which saw Cammell Laird acquire the use of large dry-dock facilities at the Port of Marseilles for the next 20 years.
Recently, during several surveys, numerous issues came up regarding the requirement to have two brows for egress on a ship in dry-dock. In NAVSEA 0902-018-2010, General Overhaul Specifications for Deep Diving SSBN/SSN Submarines (DDGOS), section 9020-3, states:
The city and Thunder Bay Harbour Commission are fighting to preserve the Lakehead's only dry-dock ship repair facility and the 30 jobs that go with it.
The 54-year-old ferry will leave dry-dock at Cammell Laird shipyard, Birkenhead, tomorrow after 15 days of intensive hull repairs.
'There is a fourth dry-dock under construction in Indonesia, and DDW is looking to expand and invest in new companies, as the market is "rich and full of opportunities,' he said.