Drydocks World exceeds record with 37 projects in the yard


37 vesselsDrydocks World the international service provider to the shipping, offshore, oil, gas and energy sectors handled 37 projects simultaneously in the Dubai yard, exceeding the previous record of 35 vessels.

Drydocks World’s advanced facilities and world-class infrastructure have provided services to offshore assets from around the world that are worth tens of billions. Since January this year, Drydocks World has increased the rate of vessel completion with 33% more vessels leaving the yard in March. Drydocks World had a workforce of approximately 9,000 attending to these 37 projects and during this period dry-docked 8 vessels all in dock 2, which took remarkable skill, planning and maneuvering.

The personnel at Drydocks World regard challenges as opportunities for success and completed excellent dock planning, berthing, manpower allocation and cost effective measures to handle the large number of projects. This indicates Drydocks World’s readiness and efficiency in handling a multitude of offshore projects and validates our strategy, planning and implementation, which have secured us business despite the difficult market conditions.

Drydocks World serviced dredgers, rigs, gas carriers, tankers and containerships as part of the 37 projects in the yard and set this record alongside clients such as Chevron Shipping co, Technip, Saudi Aramco, Shelf Drilling, Saipem, the National Drilling Company, Excelerate Energy and Aban Offshore. Drydocks World will continue its commitment to the offshore industry as a reliable partner that can deliver ship repair, conversion, offshore, and new build projects that adhere to the highest quality standards, safety processes and procedures.