turning basin

turning basin

[′tərn·iŋ ‚bās·ən]
(civil engineering)
An open area at the end of a canal or narrow waterway to allow boats to turn around.
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The current capital budget focuses on expansion and ongoing maintenance needs, including retrofitting for Barbours Cut; continued expansion of the Bayport terminal; dredging the channel depth at Barbours Cut and Bayport to 46.5 feet; and various turning basin, breakbulk, and general cargo facility improvements.
It will include a berthing facility that can simultaneously accommodate two 2,000 TEU (Twenty-foot Equivalent Unit) vessels; operating facilities and structures for containers, such as a freight station and an inspection shed; an access road and bridge; and a dredged waterway and turning basin.
'It will include a berthing facility with a 500-meter quay wall length that can simultaneously accommodate two 2,000 TEU (twenty-foot equivalent unit) vessels; operating facilities and structures for containers such as a freight station and inspection shed; an access road and bridge; and a dredged waterway and turning basin,' the DOF added.
It will include a berthing facility with a 500-meter quay wall length that can simultaneously accommodate two 2,000 (Twenty-foot Equivalent Unit) vessels; operating facilities and structures for containers such as a freight station and inspection shed; an access road and bridge; and a dredged waterway and turning basin.
Strategically located in the South East of Akwa Ibom State, it spans 2,565 hectares greenfield port area designed for New Panamax Class vessels with channel (18.24m) with turning basin and berth depth of 16.72 metre and a quay length of 7.5 kilometre.
Turning Basin Capital, a private equity firm based in Richmond, Virginia, focuses on lower middle market companies that cater to the energy and power sectors.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 16, 2017-Generational Equity Advises Katko in Merger with Turning Basin Capital
Contractors will use a 100,000-pound hydraulic excavator perched atop a massive barge to pluck a rusting boat hull and other detritus out of the polluted canal's Fourth Street turning basin, a key step forward in the canal's $506 million Superfund cleanup.
Closed areas include the Trident Basin, the eastern-most turning basin, and the west turning basin in the western portion of the port when cruise ships are present.
Main Street and its co-investor partnered with Turning Basin Capital Partners LLC, a private equity firm based in Richmond, Virginia with a focus on energy-related companies in the lower-middle market that led the recapitalization, and the Company's three co-founders.
KPT operation comprised upon 11.5 kilometers long approach channel, a depth of 12 meters and a turning basin of 600 meters.