Philippine Navy Refurbishes Floating Drydock at Cavite

In its drive to revitalize all its floating assets, the Naval Shipyard made a big leap once again as it conducted earlier today the successful operational test on one of its drydocking facilities, YD205, at Commodore Posadas Wharf, NAVSHIP Complex, Cavite City. Upholding the core values of the Command towards excellence, a two-day pre-operational test activity such as tabletop exercises…

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In Historic First, Navy’s Oldest Floating Dry Dock To Support Dive Boat Repairs

April 22, 2021 – For the first time, the Navy’s oldest floating dry-dock, the Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center’s (MARMC) Dynamic (AFDL 6), successfully docked a dive support boat, April 15. Dive Support Boat 1103, attached to the MARMC’s Dive Locker, will undergo emergent repairs. Boat 1103 is one of four dive boats in the Dive Locker’s fleet, which is vital…

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Dynamic (AFDL 6) Completes CMAV, Ready for January Docking

December 16, 2020 – Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center’s (MARMC) floating dry-dock, Dynamic (AFDL 6), completed its first Continuous Maintenance Availability (CMAV) in two years, at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story on Dec. 18. The successful CMAV paves the way for Dynamic to execute its first docking this January. “We’re excited to complete Dynamic’s CMAV,” said Dynamic Commanding Officer, Lt.…

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Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Undocks USS Wayne E Meyer

November 10, 2020 – Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PHNSY & IMF) successfully undocked USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108) on Nov. 5. Despite the challenges of COVID-19, the shipyard and its partners remain open for business, executing a major milestone ahead of completing the ship’s Dry Docking Selected Restricted Availability (DSRA). The combined efforts of the…

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Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard & IMF successfully undocks USS Columbia (SSN 771)

August 20, 2020 – Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PHNSY & IMF) successfully undocked Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Columbia (SSN 771) July 16, 2020. The undocking was a major milestone in completing the submarine’s engineered overhaul (EOH) availability. To achieve this milestone, the project team, ship’s force, and shipyard docking team collaborated to complete all required…

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USS Mississippi Drydocked for Extended Availability

May 20, 2020 – The shipyard workforce successfully docked the Virginia-class fast-attack submarine USS Mississippi (SSN 782) at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PHNSY & IMF) on May 19 in preparation for an extended maintenance availability. “Thanks in large part to our people’s extraordinary response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the shipyard is open for business and supporting…

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HMS Scott in Drydock

April 10, 2020 – THIS is what the Royal Navy’s largest survey ship looks like high and dry. Just ten days after returning from an Atlantic deployment – during which she spent three months continuously at sea without putting into harbor – HMS Scott has begun a revamp in Falmouth. The 13,500-tonne vessel is used to hoover up information from…

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