Drydocks World wins manufacturing excellence award
Drydocks World and Maritime World have received the prestigious 8th Cycle Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Award in the Manufacturing Category.
Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, this award is among the highest levels of national recognition for excellence in business performance in the United Arab Emirates.
Drydocks World Group has succeeded in winning this award due to continued progress and development in the group’s maritime and offshore services, Drydocks World said in a statement.
The group and its subsidiaries have maintained an overall continuous innovation strategy aimed at delivering the highest levels of excellence and creativity in all projects undertaken, the release added.
Drydocks World has completed major projects for global maritime players including the world’s largest turret for Shell’s Prelude FLNG in Australia, the Solan Subsea Oil Storage Tank- one of the largest- for Premier Oil UK, the gigantic Dolwin Beta HVDC Offshore Platform structure for wind energy farms off Germany and the conversion of tankers-to-Modular Capture Vessels for AET Ship Management in the Gulf of Mexico.
Drydocks World also recently undertook another record project, commencing construction of the Middle East’s first LNG-Powered harbour tug ‘Elemarateyah.’