Patent Number: 7,707,954

Title: Floating dry dock system

Abstract: A floatable dry dock includes a lifting cradle having two spaced arms pivotally mounted on a buoyant base and, one or more flotation tanks interconnecting the arms. A platform is mounted on the arms and a platform support is operable to ensure that the platform remains horizontal when the arms pivot about their pivotal attachment to the base.

Inventors: Thom; Donald Scot (Reading, GB), Ganley; Denis (Auckland, NZ), Ganley, legal representative; Denise (Auckland, NZ)

Assignee: Welcome Inn Investments NV

International Classification: B63C 1/02 (20060101); B63C 7/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018