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shipyard

a place or facility for the building, maintenance, and repair of ships

shipyard

[′ship‚yärd]
(civil engineering)
A facility adjacent to deep water where ships are constructed or repaired.
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By December 1945, the shipyard's name was changed from "Navy Yard Pearl Harbor" to "Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard.
Providing training to naval shipyard employees to enable them to build upon pre-existing skills or learn new skills can increase workers' promotion potential or marketability.
Pacific submarine fleet, the area has a number of other significant bases that will be served by the joint venture, including: the Naval Undersea Warfare Center in Keyport, WA; Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, the Fleet Industrial Supply Center and Naval Hospital in Bremerton, WA; and the Naval Magazine on Indian Island.
Compounding the impact of the aforementioned budget scenario is the action taken by the 2005 Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) Commission to keep the submarine base at Groton, Connecticut and naval shipyard at Portsmouth, New Hampshire open.
EMCS (SS) Brunberg and FTCS (SS) Lauber both coming from the USS Florida (SSGN 728) undergoing conversion at Norfolk Naval Shipyard, and ETC (SS) Mackey from the USS Louisiana (SSBN 743) gold crew.
The Swedish naval shipyard Kockums AB, part of the German HDW Group, announced on Thursday (23 December) that it had received a contract to carry out a mid-life upgrade of five of Sweden's Landsort-class mine countermeasures vessels.
a $15 million company that provides software development, systems integration, business process reengineering, and ecommerce to the commercial and government marketplace, has announced that it is assisting Navsealogcen Det Lent in Indian Head, Maryland, with the conversion of the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard from a Navy working-capital accounting system to a mission-funded accounting system.
Five cranes were assembled and tested in Anacortes and two underwent the same routine in Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in N.
Contract award notice: Agreement relating to the provision of services related to the elaboration of rehabilitation and requalification projects of the naval shipyard for expansion of the park of containers terminal of the port of canial.
Long Beach Naval Shipyard, California; Naval Ammunition Depot, Guam; Bureau of Supplies and Accounts, Washington, D.
The somber deactivation ceremony at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard marked the beginning of an inglorious end: Next year, the submarine will be towed to the West Coast to be cut up for scrap metal.

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