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GulfQuest

155 South Water Street
Mobile, AL 36602
Phone: 251.436.8901
E-mail: gqinfo@cityofmobile.org

 

GREASE THE SKIDS

We "grease the skids" to get something accomplished. When a new ship is ready to launch from inclined shipways, grease is used to overcome weight and inertia. On greased skids, a large vessel will slide easily into the water.