Dry Dock Quarterly Newsletter
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DM Consulting Updates
Happy New Year!
January 2020 marks the 20th year anniversary for DM Consulting. We want to thank you for your business over the last 20 years. We look forward to providing continued support to the Dry Dock Community for many years to come.
2020 Dry Dock Conference/Advanced Training Forum
The tenth in this highly successful series of International Dry Dock Conferences/Advanced Training Forums will take place 17-18 September 2020 in Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA. The conference provides advance training for those in the dry dock industry; offering opportunities for all to take part in discussions and share knowledge and experiences. This conference is targeted for Dock Masters, Docking Officers, Engineers, Naval Architects, Port Engineers, Dry Dock Crews, Program/Project Managers, Marine Surveyors, Shipyard Managers, Ship Owners/Crews, Owners Representatives, On-site Representatives, Port Managements, Port Authorities, Consultants and others allied to this field representing shipyards, engineering organizations, consulting firms, government agencies, vessel owners and others involved or interested in the dry docking of ships and vessels.
Can’t join us in Virginia Beach? No problem-you can attend via live stream where you will be able not only listen to conference speakers, but also interact and ask questions remotely!
There are a limited number of speaking/presenter openings available. If you are interested, please contact DM Consulting.
See https://www.drydocktraining.com/2020-conference.html for more details on the International Dry Dock Conference/Advanced Training Forum
*New* 3D Scanning Technology
This patent pending technology was developed to service the dry dock industry by eliminating uncertainty in drydocking. By scanning a vessel in water prior to drydocking
Application of our new technology can create the follow documents for a safe drydocking:
- Drydocking Feasibility Report
- Hydrostatic Curves
- Docking Plan Modifications with Projection/Hull Opening Interferences
- Standard Drydocking Calculations (loading, stability, clearances and more)
See https://www.drydocktraining.com/3d-scanning.html for more details
Updated Dry Dock Training Schedule
The course has been updated! See an outline of the course at www.drydocktraining.com .
25-28 Feb 2020 • San Diego, CA, USA (seats open)
24-27 Mar 2020 • Biloxi, MS, USA (seats open)
17-20 Mar 2020 • Cape Town, South Africa
24-27 Mar 2020 • Singapore (possible-not yet confirmed)
26-29 May 2020 • Halifax, NS, Canada
2- 5 Jun 2020 • London, United Kingdom
8-11 Jun 2020 • Boston, MA, USA
Fall 2020 • Singapore (exact dates to be determined)
Fall 2020 • Australia (exact dates to be determined)
16-19 Nov 2020 • Victoria, BC, Canada
7-10 Dec 2020 • Virginia Beach, VA, USA
See https://www.drydocktraining.com/course-information.html for details on the 4-day training course; including a course outline, past attendees, and testimonials. Please register early, courses are often filled. Early payment provides the best value. All payments are 100% refundable if you cannot attend the training.
DM Consulting is available for special training sessions. You can save time and travel expenses with customized training at your location.
Dry Dock Community Bulletin Board
Post you’re here for free in the next quarterly newsletter! Deadline for the next notice input is 15 March 2019.
Dock Master Position Open
Experienced Dock Master for 3000T floating dry dock needed to safely operate the dock and supervise the support crew. This individual will also be responsible for the preparation & direction for hauling, blocking, and refloating vessels as well as the upkeep and maintenance of the dry dock itself.
DRUG FREE WORKPLACE, MUST BE AUTHORIZED TO WORK FOR ANY US EMPLOYER
Job Location: West Palm Beach, FL United States
Position Type: Full-Time/Regular
Please go to www.rybovich.com/career-opportunities to apply online or send your resume/CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.