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mooring

1. a place for mooring a vessel
2. a permanent anchor, dropped in the water and equipped with a floating buoy, to which vessels can moor
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Lundin can access the available option to call on additional services in regards with mooring analysis, and also pre-lay and rig move plans.
The mooring system performs this function, and although it has not always been the case, current design practice is to engineer mooring systems that can withstand extreme environments with single or even multiple line failure scenarios.
Hence, the main objective of this study is to idealize the spar mooring integrated system as a fully coupled structure; to study the damping effects of mooring lines and to investigate the nonlinear responses under extreme wave loading.
Mooring software will assist in the composition of the mooring schemes for a specific berth and ship and/or the maximum safe mooring wind and other conditions.
Although I am a certified skipper, I had never made a Mediterranean mooring before.
While a team of technicians and deck personnel are engaged in the laying out process, the bridge maneuvers the ship to the designated mooring location, passing a certain distance beyond where the anchor is to be set.
New mooring conditions will mean that more people can enjoy the many benefits that short term mooring sites bring to not only boaters but the wider community.
Boat owner Stan Zalot said: "I pay the council around pounds 2,000 for my moorings.
Approach the mooring slowly - The captain should view the mooring approach in the same manner in which a cat sneaks up on a mouse.
Since its resurrection, the surface mooring has been used in many different locations throughout the world from benign, deep-water (as much as 5,500 meters) equatorial regions to shallow, dynamic coastal areas and deep-water sites swept by seasonal monsoons and high, Arabian Sea waves.
The project consists of identifying and evaluating the problems, constraints and opportunities associated with the development of the Managed Mooring Field located at Fernandina Harbor Marina.
Duane Mooring grew up on rock 'n' roll, likes to sing country music at karaoke bars and listen to Mexican ranchero music when he's driving.