Drydocks World Initiates Health Care Campaign
Drydocks World - Dubai organized a health care campaign in cooperation with Al Baraha Hospital and Dubai Health Authority.Employees benefited from medical tests, examinations, information and health advice from doctors and experts at 12 stations covering: safety, nutrition, urology, dermatology, physiotherapy, pharmacy, accident and emergency. This annual health care campaign aims to bring specialist medical services and educational awareness to the yard’s large workforce, in order to promote healthy lifestyles and practices.At Drydocks World putting the well-being of employees first is a
New CEO at GulfNav Leads Expansion Plans
shipping needs in the northern part of the UAE (Khorfakkan, Fujairah, Ras al Khaimah) and Gulf of Oman. Buamim will restructure the company and lead its expansion plans to achieve new levels of growth and development. The new MD & Group CEO was previously the Executive Chairman of Drydocks World and Maritime World from May 2010 until March 2015 and has successfully led the organization through its restructuring during a global financial crisis. An oil and gas industry veteran, Buamim was the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Regional Clean Sea Organization (RECSO), the
Topaz Announces Leadership Changes
also confirmed the departure of Chief Operating Officer, Roy Donaldson, who joined Topaz in 2005. Geoff Taylor will act as interim COO while the search for a successor is underway. Taylor joined Topaz in 2013 as Managing Director, Marine Engineering. Prior to joining Topaz, Taylor was CEO of Dubai Drydocks World.
EIMA Signs MoU with World Maritime University
(IMO). This landmark event supports the vison for EIMA which has been established with the objective of becoming the Gulf’s Centre of Excellence for maritime education & is already considered a leading institution in this field. His Excellency Khamis Juma Buamim, Chairman, Drydocks World & Maritime World said, “We are promoting all round excellence in maritime operations, training and education. EIMA’s Mission 2020 is part of the overall strategy to achieve this vision through which meaningful international associations will be forged with reputed maritime institutes