Bright Future for New Dry Dock

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TAMPA, Fla. – November 30, 2017 – Hendry Marine Industries and Gulf Marine Repair purchased a new dry dock.  It is expected to arrive at the Tampa shipyard in late December.

Principal dimensions of the dry dock are as follows:
Length Overall: 94.800 m / 311.02 feet
Breadth: 24.200 m / 79.40 feet
Pontoon Depth: 3.500 m / 11.48 feet
Maximum Draft: 11.700 m / 38.39 feet
Max Draft over Pontoon Deck: 8.200 m / 26.90 feet

“The entire team at HMI and Gulf Marine worked hard on this transaction,” said Rick Watts, President of Gulf Marine.  “The future for HMI and Gulf Marine is bright, and this dry dock will allow us to service the next generation of tugs, government vessels, and many other types of vessels.  We’re excited about providing our customers with additional capacity, and this new dry dock is the perfect complement to our existing assets.”

Kristen Chittenden
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