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DRY DOCK CRANE [1 record]

Record 1 2011-06-20


Subject field(s)
  • Cranes (Hoisting and Lifting)
  • Gantry and Travelling Cranes
  • Shipbuilding Yards and Docks

Shipyard cranes ... are supplied for the shipbuilding industry in single girder and double girder design with trolley for main and auxiliary hoists and with angle crabs... Shipyard cranes are also designed as double jib level luffing cranes.


shipyard: A coastal facility used to repair and build ships; ...


dockyard: A ship repair facility.

Key term(s)
  • ship-building crane


  • Grues (Levage)
  • Ponts roulants et portiques (Levage)
  • Chantiers maritimes

cale : Plan incliné servant à la construction, à la réparation des navires.

Key term(s)
  • grue de chantier de construction navale


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