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  • Honeywell to lead smart technology conversation...

    Global software-industrial company to present advanced IIoT-ready solutions reducing downtime and lowering operating costs at region’s most influential oil and gas event

    Plants can potentially unlock profit increases of up to $26m per year using Honeywell’s industry leading technology* 

  • ADIPEC 2017 Opens Tomorrow, World Energy Leaders...


    ADNOC Chairman, UAE Minister of Energy, and OPEC Secretary General Among Speakers for Grand Opening Ceremony

    International Government Ministers to Speak on Panels During First Day

    Prestigious ADIPEC Awards Will be Announced at Gala Dinner

  • GIC Invests US$ 100 million in UAE-based Tristar...

    UAE-based Tristar Group has successfully sold an equity stake to Kuwait-based Gulf Investment Corporation (GIC) by issuing US$ 100 million worth of fresh shares to GIC. The proceeds will be used for the expansion of the Tristar business.

  • Ontario Government awards two ferry contract to...

    The Government of Ontario and Damen Shipyards Group have signed a contract for the design, build and delivery for two “road” ferries to operate in the Canadian waters of the Great Lakes. The ferries will be a 68-metre Damen Road Ferry 6819 and a 98-metre Damen Road Ferry 9819. Although one vessel is 30 metres longer than the other they will share many design features and equipment specifications.

  • 3rd Maritime Academic Conference & Expo (...

    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

  • Omar Abu Omar President of Maritime and...

    The award recognises over 20 years of professional excellence in domestic and international shipping, and a unique role model who combines engineering and technical expertise with outstanding management capabilities


US$1 million boost for IMO technical cooperation activities

IMO’s technical cooperation activities have received a boost of US$1.0 million. The funds, donated by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, will be allocated to a range of activities, including training and supporting women in the maritime sector; as well as combating piracy and other illicit activities that threaten the safety of navigation.


DNV GL reveals the new Veracity industry platform unlocking big data potential

DNV GL recently organized its 4th DNV GL recently organized its 4th Middle East Committee and Technical Meetings in Dubai‭, ‬to share knowledge and exchange best practices among industry experts‭, ‬as well as to discuss the DNV GL’s innovations and landmark achievements in the region‭. ‬Both committees represent top decision makers from ship owners and shipyards as well as senior executives from other maritime related companies and legal consultants‭. ‬