Dry Dock Quarterly Newsletter
DM Consulting Updates
Happy New Year!
January 2021 marks the 21st year anniversary for DM Consulting. We want to thank you for your business over the last 21 years. We look forward to providing continued support to the Dry Dock Community for many years to come.
Updated Dry Dock Training Schedule
23-26 February 2021 • San Diego, CA, USA
2-5 March 2021 • London, United Kingdom
23-26 March 2021 • Biloxi, MS, USA
7-10 June 2021 • Boston, MA , USA
6-9 December 2021 • Virginia Beach, VA, USA
Other possible locations in 2021 - Dates to be determined
Halifax, NS, Canada
Victoria, BC, Canada
See https://www.drydocktraining.com/course-information.html for details on the 4-day training course; including an 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.
2022 Dry Dock Conference/Advanced Training Forum
The tenth in this highly successful series of International Dry Dock Conferences/Advanced Training Forums will take place in September 2022 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/2022-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
Dry Dock Community Bulletin Board
Post your free note here in the next quarterly newsletter! Deadline for the next notice input is 15 March 2021.
Stay safe! See the latest info on maritime accidents at: https://www.professionalmariner.com/casualty-news/