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Noun1.drydock - a large dock from which water can be pumped outdrydock - a large dock from which water can be pumped out; used for building ships or for repairing a ship below its waterline
docking facility, dockage, dock - landing in a harbor next to a pier where ships are loaded and unloaded or repaired; may have gates to let water in or out; "the ship arrived at the dock more than a day late"
floating dock, floating dry dock - dry dock that can be submerged under a vessel and then raised
shipyard - a workplace where ships are built or repaired
Verb1.drydock - maneuver (a ship) into a drydock
dock - maneuver into a dock; "dock the ships"
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Dubai's Drydocks World, a leading marine, onshore and offshore services provider, has signed a contract with Dutch-based SBM Offshore to carry out the construction of a turret mooring system (TMS) for Statoil's Johan Castberg floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel.
UAE-based Drydocks World has signed a contract agreement with 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 in Norway.
Dubai-based Drydocks World, a leading onshore and offshore service provider to the oil, gas and renewable energy sectors, has signed an agreement for two new projects with Bluewater Energy Services and end client Hurricane Energy.
Drydocks World, the leading marine, onshore & offshore service provider to the oil, gas and renewable energy sectors has been awarded the Safety and Quality Award at the prestigious Seatrade Maritime Awards Middle East, Indian Subcontinent & Africa 2017, in recognition of the companys effective role in safety and excellent quality.
Top officials from Etihad Energy Service Company (Etihad Esco) and Drydocks World recently signed a service agreement to prepare for and evaluate the potential for on-site solar energy generation.
Summary: Drydocks World has surpassed the previous record of 37 vessels in the yard.
Drydocks World and Maritime World, the provider of maritime and offshore services to the shipping, oil, gas and energy sectors recently received the Clean Shipping Award at the Seatrade Awards ceremony for the "Chariot Robotics" technology implemented in the yard.
com)-- Nu Flow, the world's leading small diameter pipe lining company, has increased its presence to the United Arab Emirates, partnering with Drydocks World, the renowned international services provider to the maritime, oil & gas and energy.
Drydocks World, the Dubai-based group which has undergone a multi-billion-dollar debt restructuring, said it had been commissioned to construct the largest rig ever built for the North Sea in a deal worth $730 million.
Drydocks World signs Agreement with Drill One Capital
Dubai Drydocks World has revealed it has held further talks with its partners in the project and has released a new image of the development, which it calls the Water Discus Hotel.