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  • Austal’s ‘Offshore Express’ Large Crew Transfer...

    Austal’s expanding range of ‘Offshore Express’ large crew transfer vessels are achieving great results for operators, crew and passengers servicing offshore platforms in the Middle East region; and are a feature of the company’s exhibition at Seatrade Offshore Marine & Workboats Middle East (SOMWME) 2017, in Abu Dhabi from 25 to 27 September.

  • Bahri showcases latest achievements and...

    Bahri, a global leader in transportation and logistics, participated in the General Directorate of Border Guards’ celebrations of the 87th National Day and the World Maritime Day. The celebrations included a range of events and special programs for this patriotic occasion, which coincides with the Kingdom’s nomination for membership of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Executive Council.

  • The Maritime Standard Awards 2017 reveals its...

    The Maritime Standard has announced the names of the finalists for its fourth annual The Maritime Standard Awards, to be held on Monday, 23rd October 2017, at the Atlantis, the Palm, Dubai. Around 800 people are expected to attend, including many high-level executives and senior governmental figures.           

  • Acquisition Of Dubai Maritime City and Drydocks...

    DP World Limited announces that it has entered into agreements to acquire Maritime World LLC, the 100% owner of Dubai Maritime City (DMC), for a purchase consideration of US$ 180 million and to buy 100% of Drydocks World LLC (Drydocks) by means of a capital injection of US$ 225 million, taking the total cash required for the acquisitions of DMC and Drydocks to US$ 405 million. 

  • DMC partners with Marasi News to further...

    This partnership aims at enhancing the maritime sector in Dubai and the UAE, through providing professional media services dedicated to the maritime sector, in order to raise the awareness about the advanced skills and competencies in the maritime sector 


E-marine leads the market as a submarine cable turnkey provider

E-marine is a turnkey provider for submarine cable installation and maintenance and has been there in existence since the past three decades, providing the much-needed infrastructure of laying and maintaining submarine cables, which are the backbone of the telecommunications systems.  


Bahri’s recent achievements signify the future of maritime industry in the region

Being the shipping giant that is the world’s largest owner and operator of VLCCs (Very Large Crude-oil Carriers), Bahri structures its operations in six business units including Oil, Chemicals, Logistics, Dry Bulk, Ship Management, and Big Data. The company owns 87 vessels, and it has achieved all this success in less than four decades since it started as a small company with a limited number of vessels.


Talal Al-Khaled: KOTC’s fleet is a strategic essential to better market our oil worldwide

The award winner “Kuwait Oil Tanker Company” has succeeded in operating its fleet efficiently and applying the latest technical technologies. With more than 60 years of constant achievements, the company has played a strategic role regionally and globally while becoming a leading global shipping company. In a addition to providing highly trained national cadres to operate the fleet and sail successfully around the world.