By Puja Rashinkar, Marketing Executive, Al Suwaidi & Company
Since its establishment in Dubai in 2003, Al Suwaidi Marine has achieved an enviable reputation in the boating industry. The company has long realized the role of the sea as a source of wealth to the Emiratis. Its beginnings were focused on building fishing boats at highest international standards and affordable costs. Expanding to the new markets, the company established a new line for passenger boats. ASM offers a wide selection of commercial small to medium passenger boats. Operating from a state-of-the-art facility in Jaddaf with high quality control throughout all processes, ASM finds itself at the heart of Dubai’s marine industry.
Al Suwaidi Marine is dedicated in bringing clients one of the best boating experiences the industry has to offer. The mission is to maintain high quality and performance of all boats while creating innovative designs and fresh ideas with the latest technologies available with best prices on offer. Al Suwaidi Marine offers customizable options to help clients build their next boat. Any special requirements can be taken care of and whatever challenges arise in the process are met by our experts, working side-by-side in close cooperation with the client and with each other swiftly, flexibly and creatively.
Some of ASM`s most popular passenger boats
The ASM 43-O boat can carry from 20 up to 40 passengers with all the security systems and can be used for transporting passengers with an open stern.
The ASM 43-C boat can carry from 20 up to 40 passengers with all the security systems. It comes with three AC’s, and sliding windows and doors.
Both the above mentioned boats have several options and are versatile for different kinds of usage. It is possible to have the boat fully opened or closed as per choice. The boats can be customized with the following options:
- Water Tank
· Handrail outside and/or inside
The ASM 43-D’s Center Console is an ultimate offshore fishing/diving boat. It has a large open cockpit with fishing room fore and aft with all the amenities needed for successful fishing and diving. It is perfect for the fishing or dive charter business. Its hand laminated hull is designed for strength and durability. Efficient vehicle handling and quality interior outfits have set ASM Passenger boats apart from the competition. As with ASM passenger ferries, vessel specifications and powering options are customized to suit operator requirements and ferry designs are available to carry passengers and cargo at a range of speeds and in maximum comfort to suit the sea conditions.
With dedicated commercial shipbuilding facilities supported by an in- house design team, innovation and engineering resources, ASM delivers fast, cost effective passenger boat solutions to operators in the Middle East.