MARACAD has become an effective networking platform for decision makers and international organisations in the maritime sector, to further develop the maritime academic sector and employ modern technologies
Outstanding success of the 3rd MARACAD prompts sponsors and strategic partners to renew their support for the event and its development to become a hub for innovation and creativity and a regional incubator for entrepreneurship in the maritime sector
Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and CEO of global trade enabler DP World, unveiled plans to develop Saudi Arabia’s Jeddah port in support of the Saudi Vision 2030 recently launched by HRH Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz.
The marine industry is a significant supporter to the economy in the UAE. Therefore, “Gulf Navigation Holding PJSC” is expanding through signing a Memorandum of Interest & Cooperation with “Ali & Sons Marine Engineering Factory (ASMEF)”. This potential cooperation indicates that the maritime services inaugurates a promising significant investment opportunity.
OSVfinder is now running a testing campaign with SAIPEM. SAIPEM will be sending real enquiries through OSVfinder. This period of test will extend till fall. OSVfinder allows charterers, to quickly contact shipowners without using intermediaries. By using the geolocation of ships, an advanced search engine and internal messaging, the application makes offshore chartering simpler, faster and cheaper.
The 3rd Maritime Academic Conference & Expo (MARACAD 2017) launches “The UAE Award for Maritime Creativity and Innovation 2018”, to cope with the country’s strategy to be an international maritime hub that attracts creative and innovative initiatives. The conference has successfully turned into an integrated platform that will motivate vital sectors such as Maritime Training and Education, entrepreneurship and the maritime big data
China Close to Becoming Second-Largest LNG Importer, After Japan
USA is Emerging as Important Global Supplier for Natural Gas
Shift Away from Long-Term Contracts Will Continue as Market Becomes More Flexible and Competitive
Abu Dhabi Ship Building PJSC (ADSB), a leading provider of construction, repair and refit services for naval, military and commercial vessels, announced today that it has expanded its services portfolio to the oil and gas industry. This is the company’s first foray outside of the naval, marine and defense sector, as it opens up to opportunities beyond its traditional industries of focus.
OPEC World Oil Outlook Forecasts Oil Will Supply 27% of World’s Energy Needs in 2040, Natural Gas 25%
Renewables Will See Strong Growth, but From Lower Starting Base
Winners Revealed on Opening Day of Abu Dhabi’s Globally Influential Oil and Gas Industry Event
Meeting highlights initiatives and efforts to improve ports & logistics infrastructure
DMCA Chairman: “We give high importance to the maritime sector according to highest international standards”
Milestone completed at state-of-the-art turbine repair facility in Abu Dhabi