Category: Floating Docks

Design of 12,000TLC Floating dock for operation at the Australian Marine Complex Common User Facility. Designed to provide conventional dockings and shore transfers.


Dock mooring winches designed to manoeuvre dock between layup berth, shore transfer berth, operating berth and deep sink berth.

Dock designed for future expansion to 28,000 TLC Panamax Size using a rocking joint to provide temporary connection to a future 16,000TLC Floating dock.

Dock uses a fully automated dock control system.

Main Dimensions

Maximum Lift Capacity: 12,000 TLC Length Over Pontoon: 99.00m
Clear Width of Entrance: 41.80m
Maximum Draft over Pontoon: 9.20m


LandCorp (Agency of the Western Australian Government) liaising through the facility managers, AMC Management (WA) Pty


Construction: Vung Tau, Vietnam and Henderson, Western Australia
Operation: AMC-CUF, Henderson, Western Australia

Time lapse of Collins class submarine docking and shore transfer:

AMC-CUF Floating Dock “Yagan”