repair dock

repair dock

[ri′per ‚däk]
(civil engineering)
A graving dock or floating dry dock built primarily for ship repair.
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Staff from Harris Pye worked at H&W's Belfast Repair Dock to ensure all work was completed on the vessel in under 28 days.
By the end of 2008, the reserving volume of 50,000-ton and above repair dock in China reached 59 with a capacity of near 8.
Upon full completion in 2010, it will be the largest modern-designed repair dock in China with capacity of 250 vessels per year, equipped with four ultra-large dry docks (two of which can accommodate 300,000dwt class VLCC or VLOC), two slipways, ten repair berths, painting workshop and mechanical-electrical workshop.
Two flying boats fly over to survey the repair progress on US ships damaged in the December 7, 1941, raid and to bomb the navy's 1010 repair dock.
The Oita Prefecture builder of tankers and auto carriers will also build a repair dock at the new facility and expand an existing shipyard elsewhere in Oita in view of growing shipping activity worldwide, company officials said, adding it will spend 14 billion yen on the capital investment.
SS Nomadic, the last known White Star vessel, arrived in Belfast on Saturday but has been moored at Harland & Wolff's (H&W) ship repair dock for the clean-up - to be ready for its unveiling Odyssey.
Yard bosses began to believe the tanker was permanently jinxed when she nearly ran aground again on her way to the repair dock and firemen had to fight a blaze in her holds.
Early availability of detailed and accurate 3D surveys from laser scan data enables shipyards to be ahead of the game, planning the project, designing the refit and procuring materials ready to begin work as soon as the vessel reaches the repair dock.
The carrier will be sent to the repair dock for installation of ski-jump on the vessel and then the weapon system and test will be conducted.
Contract notice: Planning services for the new construction of a gate repair docks with moorings for reserve gates in brunsbttel
3) Maintaining capabilities--General Dynamics Electric Boat invested to repair docks in order to maintain the shipyard's ability to launch and repair submarines.
Jadaf serves smaller vessel owners, while Dubai Drydocks, with one of the largest repair docks in the world, focuses on the upper end of the market.