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MOORING, mar. law. The act of arriving of a ship or vessel at a particular port, and there being anchored or otherwise fastened to the shore.
     2. Policies of insurance frequently contain a provision that the ship is insured from one place to another, "and till there moored twenty-four hours in good safety." As to what shall be a sufficient mooring, see 1 Marsh. Ins. 262; Park. on Ins. 35; 2 Str. 1251; 3. T. R. 362.

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Twelve keen edges severed twelve complaining moorings, clean and as one.
Contract notice: Supply, Testing, Repair, And Recycling Of Synthetic Moorings.
The span of the report includes competitive analysis of various market segments based on the types, module and in-depth cross sectional analysis of the Offshore Moorings market across different geographic segments.
A visit to the superb showhome at The Moorings, Irvine Harbourside, will quickly reveal why this is one of the most successful developments in Ayrshire.
Phase 3 of The Moorings at Irvine Harbourside, a popular development by Laurel Homes in Irvine, is being launched Easter weekend, from Friday 18 April.
Furthermore, contribution of moorings in terms of drag, inertia and damping for their longer lengths, larger sizes and heavier weights are not fully incorporated, which is more pronounced in deep water conditions.
The fleet of the Hempel Gosford To Lord Howe Island Yacht Race could potentially be doubled, thanks to a proposal to add up to five deep draft moorings to in the South Passage of Lord Howe Island.
The Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service boat towed the yacht to small craft moorings at Tranmere and secured it at the location to moorings just before 2am.
Moving 20 moorings and stanchions from the harbour to the marina at Hafan will enable more boats to use the natural deep water channel.
GL Noble Denton has issued new guidelines for float-over installations and for moorings.
in accordance with BS 6349-1: 2000, 1 min mean wind speed is used for the design of moorings which is related to time needed for full line loads to develop taking into account the inertia of the vessel;
The property consultant is marketing canal side moorings for commercial ventures to operate businesses in the busy city centre visitor destination.