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Synonyms for drydock

a large dock from which water can be pumped out

maneuver (a ship) into a drydock


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The official, who does not want to be named, said the main focus of the drydock will be on oil tankers and specialised liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels.
Dubai: Drydocks World, the international service provider to the maritime, oil, gas and energy sectors received the prestigious Sword of Honour for 2014 from the British Safety Council which was held in the famous Drapers' Hall in London.
He pointed out that Oman Drydock does not wish to undertake the implementation of all these new activities itself but in partnership with the private sector.
The CEO of Oman Drydock Company further said that the company's short-term plan until 2020 includes continuing to repair and maintain ships of various types and sizes, start building of ships and oil platforms, continue the Omanisation plan and provide technical support to transport companies and companies related to the logistics sector.
number of drydock activities in Duqm, one of the best drydocks in the
Curacao Drydock reported 2004 revenues of $32 million and employs 350 "casual laborers," many of them Cuban.
"We don't have many true icons of American history like Constitution," Deans says, his voice echoing in the concrete canyon of the drydock. "Because we were a young country in their day, prior generations probably did not have as much interest in history as we're seeing now.
That company will sit between Drydocks World and Drydocks World-Dubai so that the facility won't be a direct liability of Drydocks World-Dubai, the person said.
Drydocks World, which has said a significant majority of its lenders had formally backed the deal, filed a notification under Decree 57 on Sunday night, sources told ALB The Brief, a Thomson Reuters publication.
The legislation allows subsidiaries of state conglomerate Dubai World such as DryDocks World to apply for protection from creditors through the court.
Senior officials of Drydocks World welcomed Prince Haakon and his entourage.
Dubai's Drydocks World, a leading marine, onshore and offshore services provider has signed a contract agreement with Dutch-based SBM Offshore to carry out the construction of the turret mooring system (TMS) for Statoil's Johan Castberg floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel.
Drydocks World has announced it has successfully completed the world's largest turret mooring system.
Dubai: Drydocks World, the service provider to the shipping, offshore, oil, gas and energy sectors handled 37 projects simultaneously in the Dubai yard, exceeding the previous record of 35 vessels, the company said in a statement on Sunday.