docking facility


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Noun1.docking facility - 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"
dry dock, drydock, graving dock - a large dock from which water can be pumped out; used for building ships or for repairing a ship below its waterline
landing place, landing - structure providing a place where boats can land people or goods
marina - a fancy dock for small yachts and cabin cruisers
harbor, harbour, seaport, haven - a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo
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The Government of Belize has inked an investment deal with Stake Bank Enterprise Limited (the Developer) to build a world class Cruise Ship Docking Facility, equipped with a resort and a theme park on the Stake Bank Caye sited four nautical miles southeast of Belize City (the Project).
Aside from the docking facility, the project will also include a retail and recreational complex for cruise passengers.
The developers also want to reconfigure and expand a 68-slip docking facility to provide a total of 73 slips.
The division also is working on switching over to renewable energy at its Long Beach docking facility and auto parts supply facility in Ontario.
The town's waterfront improvement project on the river now provides both tourists and residents with better access to the downtown core with the completion of a new boat docking facility.