Dubai Drydocks Reports Successful First Year Of Operation
Dubai Drydocks in U.A.E. recently announced some of the highlights that marked the new yard's first full year of operation. These included: • Full commisioning of the extensive facilities of the ship repair yard; • Establishment of a worldwide marketing network that has generated an increasing level of inquiries; • Recruitment of a work force of about 500 personnel that are being well supported by experienced subcontractors in the U.A.E.; • The repair of 68 vessels, well above the target, and 89 percent for export; • Commencement of a general engineering service to local companies utilizing the yard's extensive machine shop facilities which are unique to the Arabian Gulf; and • Operation at full profitability at a low trading level during the final quarter of the first year.
Now in its second year of operation, Duabi Drydocks reports an encouraging volume of outstanding orders. The yard is represented in the U.S. by Keppel Marine Agencies Inc. of New York City.
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