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DM Consulting Updates
Happy New Year!
January 2022 marks the 22nd year anniversary for DM Consulting. We want to thank you for your business over the last 22 years. We look forward to providing continued support to the Dry Dock Community for many years to come.
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 22-23 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.
Cannot 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
Maximize your travels and attend the 20-22 September Fleet Maintenance & Modernization Symposium (https://www.navalengineers.org/Symposia/FMMS2022) also in Virginia Beach.
Floating Dry Dock Acquisition Services
DM Consulting (DMC) and Schulte Marine Concept (SMC) have formed a partnership to provide floating dry dock acquisition services. More than just a brokerage, DMC/SMC offers a complete package of assistance to take your new build or secondhand floating dry dock idea from conception to operation.
Interested-contact Joe Stiglich (O) +1-858-705-0760 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Updated Dry Dock Training Schedule
24-27 January 2022 • Virginia Beach, VA, USA (Seats open)
1-4 February 2022 • San Diego Graving Dock, CA, USA (Course full)
22-25 February 2022 • Australia/New Zealand Live Online Training (Seats open)
1-4 March 2022 • San Diego, CA, USA (Seats open)
26-29 April 2022 • Biloxi, MS, USA
2-5 May 2022 • London, United Kingdom
21-24 June 2022 • Boston, MA , USA
22-23 September 2022 • 2022 Dry Dock Conference Virginia Beach, VA, USA
6-9 December 2022 • Virginia Beach, VA, USA
Other possible locations in 2022 - 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.
DM Consulting is Hiring Dry Dock Experts
Dock Master Consultant (part-time)
- On-site operations world-wide
- Operations, assessments, expert witness testimony, and other miscellaneous expert roles
Dry Dock Engineer (full-time)
- Dry dock operations
- Dry dock engineering calculations
- Dry dock training
- Develop 3D Scanning and other cutting-edge dry dock technologies
Provide for us:
Summary of familiarity with DM Consulting and why you would like to work with us.
• Relevant experience
• Expected compensation
• Preferred start date (we are flexible and may not hire immediately)
Send applications to Alex@DryDockTraining.com
Dry Dock Community Bulletin Board
Post here for free in the next quarterly newsletter! Deadline for the next notice input is 15 March 2022.
Small Shipyard Grants
Small Shipyards in the USA have received grants from the US Maritime Transportation for Dry Dock Training. See https://www.maritime.dot.gov/grants-finances/small-shipyard-grants for details on how to apply.