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  • For the first of its kind in the UAE Dubai...

    A whole world of discovery is a head behind you. Imagine you set sail and explore the UAE coastline on one of the most enjoyable sea rallies. Ahmed Abdelhalim, Marina Operations Manager at Dubai Marina Yacht Club informed Marasi Yachts about the distinctive opportunities and enjoyable experience offered by rally program to the boat owners

  • Talal Al-Khaled: KOTC’s fleet is a strategic...

    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.

  • Greenline Yacht Interiors registers a remarkable...

    Greenline Interiors, is a company established 40 years ago in the UAE, that started its journey by offering a wide range of high quality services in interior design, manufacturing and outfitting, serving various markets and clients. Greenline Yacht Interiors was established in 1997 and catered exclusively to the bespoke yacht interior market.

  • DP World to fund improved water and healthcare...

    In line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations to build a better world over the next 15 years, DP World will provide a US$ 2 million donation to help increase water availability and improve healthcare in Berbera following an agreement with the Government of Somaliland. 

  • 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.


“Gulf Navigation Holding” enhances its growth with a potential strategic cooperation with Ali & Sons Marine Engineering Factory in Abu Dhabi

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 launches the first online chartering platform for energy market.

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” announces “The UAE Award for Maritime Creativity and Innovation 2018”

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