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Intertek Invests in O&G Lab in Abu Dhabi

Mar 20, 2014

Intertek expanded its Exploration and Production services in the Middle East by investing in a new £1.4 million facility in Abu Dhabi.  The laboratory will house cutting-edge equipment that will enable the organization to provide high-specification…

Imtech Opens Middle East Training Center

Mar 13, 2014

Imtech Marine has expanded its training facilities in the Middle East with a new training center in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. The training center, hosted by Imtech Marine’s company Radio Holland Middle East, has started with a type specific…

New Bunker Trader with Dan-Bunkering

Mar 05, 2014

Dan-Bunkering (Middle East) DMCC announce that as per February 3, 2014, Ismail Achmat has been employed as Bunker Trader in the office in Dubai.Ismail Achmat was born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa and he has gained experience in the bunker industry prior to joining Dan-Bunkering…

Construction and Drilling Training Center Opens

Feb 27, 2014

TQ Construction and Drilling Training Center Inaugurated in Dammam.Leading representatives from Saudi’s oil and gas sector gathered in Dammam on Thursday, February 27, to launch the newest Saudi Petroleum Services Polytechnic (SPSP), the Construction and Drilling Training Center…

Dynamic Oil Expands Middle East Operations

Feb 07, 2014

Three new appointments announced as recruitment drive to support expanding customer base continues.Dynamic Oil Trading has announced a series of appointments at the company’s recently launched Dubai office, amid continued expansion of the firm’s Middle East operation…

Global Maritime Leaders to Convene in Dubai

Feb 04, 2014

Jannis Kostoulas, President Mare Forum visited to Dubai to review and discuss preparations for the upcoming First Mare Forum, Global Leaders Maritime Summit, Dubai 2014 to be held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum…

DMCA Moves Forward with Maritime Safety Policy

Jan 14, 2014

The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) is proceeding with the implementation of its Maritime Safety Policy as part of the first-of-its-kind maritime sector strategy’s initiatives for developing, organizing and promoting Dubai’s maritime industry…

Middle East Maritime Security: Cooperation is the Key Vital

Jan 09, 2014

Vice Adm. John Miller, U.S. Navy, commander, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command (NAVCENT), U.S. 5th Fleet, Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) , spoke to delegates attending the IQPC Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) Middle East 2013 conference just after…

Oil and Gas Sectors to Drive Vocational Training

Nov 19, 2013

Education and training providers will meet with some of the world’s largest oil and gas companies at this year’s VTEC MENA Conference, held at Abu Dhabi Polytechnic from the 25th to 27th November. The Conference, which is run by Getenergy, provides…

Expats Keep Middle East Energy Sectors Ticking Over

Nov 11, 2013

The Middle Eastern oil and gas industry is still highly dependent on foreign workers with over half of the industry’s labour force coming from the expatriate community according to latest research released by international jobs board OilCareers…

DGX Boosts Middle East Service Offering

Oct 22, 2013

Dependable Global Express, Inc. (DGX), a global ocean freight forwarder, announces the appointment of Lily Sagherian as its Business Development Manager for DGX's new Middle East Trade Lane service. Ms. Sagherian is fluent in four languages including Arabic and Armenian…

TT Club Pinpoints Operating Risks for Dubai Forwarders

Oct 22, 2013

In early October the UAE’s National Association of Forwarding and Logistics (NAFL) hosted a workshop for its members as part of its AGM proceedings. The group invited freight transport insurance specialist TT Club to present an overview…

Geodis Wilson Appoints Middle East Managing Director

Oct 22, 2013

Global freight management company, Geodis Wilson, said it plans to continue growing its Middle East network and has announced the appointment of Sascha Geiken as new Cluster Managing Director for the Middle East region.Sascha Geiken joined…

Grandweld to Build Third Crewboat for Khalid Faraj

Oct 03, 2013

Grandweld Shipyards secured a repeat order worth $5 million (USD) to build a 42-meter aluminum crewboat for Khalid Faraj Shipping. This is the third order received by Grandweld from Khalid Faraj over the last five months. The contract signing…

Topaz Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

Oct 01, 2013

Topaz Energy and Marine, a global offshore support vessel owner with key operations in the Middle East and Caspiantoday announced the appointment of PernilleFabricius as Chief Financial Officer.Mrs. Fabricius’career spans 25 years and she joins Topaz from her position as CFO of DAMCO…

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