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  • UAE's Oil Storage Hub Of Fujairah Taking On...

    Going back two decades, the quaint United Arab Emirate of Fujairah, some 130km east of Dubai, started carving out its own unique place in the oil and gas industry under the benign shadow of Abu Dhabi; custodian of the world’s seventh-largest proven oil reserves.

  • Offshore Marine & Work Boats event opens...

    "This year we are delighted to welcome five leading maritime luminaries for our keynote address with Eng. Shamis Al Dhaheri, Chairman, Ali & Sons Marine Engineering and MD, Ali & Sons Group; Dr Khaled Al Mazrouei, CEO, Abu Dhabi Shipbuilding Company; Capt. Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, CEO, ADP; Tim Fox, Head of Research and Chief Economist, Emirates NBD; and Rene Kofod-Olsen, CEO, Topaz Energy & Marine, presenting an insightful overview of the current industry state-of-play and future market outlook," said Emma Howell, Head of Marketing, Middle East, Seatrade.

  • Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre

    The UAE is the Maritime flagship for the Middle East. This is why many international maritime conferences choose the UAE as their venue, including annual events by Sea Trade, Lloyds, and BIMCO.

  • All Eyes on Abu Dhabi as World Looks to ADIPEC...

    Pooling both knowledge and resources through international collaboration is critical for the development of the oil and gas industry, said world representatives at a recent gathering in Abu Dhabi for members of the prestigious Middle East Petroleum Club (MEPC), the definitive club for senior oil and gas executives.

  • Grandweld Shipyards seeks excellence in the...

    Grandweld Shipyards which was founded in 1984 is considered one of the largest ship building companies in the region. Located in Dubai Maritime City, in the heart of Dubai, Grandweld has achieved a prominent local and regional presence becoming an established and versatile shipyard in terms of the services it provides in the maritime market. 


Damen in partnership agreement with TeamTec for innovative Ballast Water Treatment System

Damen Green Solutions has signed a letter of intent with Norwegian company TeamTec to supply and service the innovative AVITALISTM ballast water treatment system. The system combines filtration and a proven, eco-friendly chemical treatment solution optimised for medium-sized to large vessels. The system is highly effective in water of any salinity, turbidity or temperature.


ADNOC to Create World Class Shipping, Marine and Services Company

ADNOC announced today its intention to consolidate the operations of three of its shipping, marine and services companies to create a single world-class entity. The Abu Dhabi National Tanker Company (ADNATCO), Petroleum Services Company (ESNAAD), and Abu Dhabi Petroleum Ports Operating Company (IRSHAD) will be integrated to drive efficiency, optimize resources and assets across their various operations to maximize value. 


Abu Dhabi Ports gears up for the 10th International ISPO Conference

Abu Dhabi Ports is gearing up to host the 10th International ISPO Conference on October 18 and 19, 2016 at the Rosewood Hotel, Abu Dhabi. Members of the International User Group (IUG) of the International Standard for maritime Pilot Organisations (ISPO) will convene for two days to discuss challenges and best practices facing pilots and pilot organisations locally and around the globe.



Emirates Classification Society, TASNEEF, has announced the official launch of “TASNEEF Business Assurance” which will offer training and certification for public and private sectors, with a special focus on performance, management, and quality standards. The new company will encourage best practice and help businesses achieve the highest performance standards through a strategy built around gaining higher revenues and returns from human resources.