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Dry Docking and Shipboard Maintenance : A Guide for Industry (Revised) (Paperback) (D. J. House)

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This book covers every aspect of the dry docking of sea going vessels. It provides a guide to industry for the different dock types and docking procedures inclusive of material management, steelwork operations and dry dock legislation. Many thousands of people worldwide are engaged within the perimeter of the docking and shipboard maintenance industries to ensure that our ships remain in Class and are kept seaworthy.

Docking a vessel successfully involves many skills and trades, requiring a teamwork operation between ships crews and the shoreside docking personnel. This book describes dock types alongside the various methods of docking, stability concerns, repair activities, steelwork management, legislation and survey detail, as well as shipyard safety requirements.

  • Includes a new chapter on steelwork and material management of the shipyard complex.

  • Contains over a hundred photographs and illustrations, including a full colour plate section.

  • Full coverage of dry dock operations, handling facilities, main ship building slips and shipyard repair activities.

This book covers every aspect of the dry docking of sea going vessels. It provides a guide to industry for the different dock types and docking procedures inclusive of material management, steelwork operations and dry dock legislation. Many thousands of people worldwide are engaged within the perimeter of the docking and shipboard maintenance industries to ensure that our ships remain in Class and are kept seaworthy.

Docking a vessel successfully involves many skills and trades, requiring a teamwork operation between ships crews and the shoreside docking personnel. This book describes dock types alongside the various methods of docking, stability concerns, repair activities, steelwork management, legislation and survey detail, as well as shipyard safety requirements.

  • Includes a new chapter on steelwork and material management of the shipyard complex.

  • Contains over a hundred photographs and illustrations, including a full colour plate section.

  • Full coverage of dry dock operations, handling facilities, main ship building slips and shipyard repair activities.
Edition: Revised
Number of Pages: 217
Genre: Transportation
Sub-Genre: Ships + Shipbuilding / General
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: D. J. House
Language: English
Street Date: August 14, 2015
TCIN: 46770189
UPC: 9781138909243
Item Number (DPCI): 247-51-9626

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