Dockmaster's Training Seminar To Be Held Dec. 11-14, 1984 In San Diego, Calif.
Due to the many requests received, Crandall Dry Dock Engineers, Inc. will once again conduct a Dockmasters Training Seminar on December 11-14, 1984, to be held in San Diego, Calif.
The 15th such seminar of its kind, it is intended to familiarize dockmasters and their colleagues with the many facets of drydocking vessels on all types of drydocking facilities, with special attention given to floating drydocks. Paul S. Crandall, president of Crandall Dry Dock Engineers, will conduct the sessions.
Included in the program will be a tour of National Steel and Shipbuilding Company's new 25,000-ton floating drydock NASSCO Builder, and also, tentatively scheduled, a tour of Southwest Marine's new 22,000-ton floating drydock Pride of San Diego. Added to this year's agenda will be a discussion of the U.S Navy's safety certification program for drydocking facilities (MIL-STD-1625B). The seminar will be held at the Holiday Inn Embarcadero located on Harbor Drive in San Diego, and those interested should contact Robert Heger or Robert Nelson at Crandall Dry Dock Engineers, Inc., 21 Pottery Lane, Dedham, Mass. 02026, or phone (617) 329- 3240 for more details.