Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Marine Services(Shipping and Logistic)
Filter PR by
  
DP World, UAE Region Wins Terminal Operator of the Year at Maritime Standards Awards
 
DP World, UAE Region Wins Terminal Operator of the Year at Maritime Standards Awards

Regional trade enabler gains further recognition for its role as industry leader in the Middle East

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 October, 2018:  Regional trade enabler DP World, UAE Region has been recognised for its industry leading services and practices at this year’s Maritime Standard Awards, winning the Terminal Operator of the Year category.

The award was received by Joost Kruijning, SVP & COO, Ports and Terminals Division, DP World, UAE Region on behalf of the company during a gala ceremony attended by industry leaders from shipping companies, ports, terminal operators and others in the sector. 

Abdulla Bin Damithan, Chief Commercial Officer, DP World, UAE Region presented The Maritime Standard Personality of the Year Award to Ali Shehab, Deputy CEO, the Kuwait Oil Tanker Company.

DP World’s flagship Jebel Ali Port is one of the most technologically advanced ports in the world and has been rated as the most productive globally. It has a handling capacity of 19.3 million twenty-equivalent units (TEU) a year and has become the preferred destination for cargo entering the MENA region, serving as a major transshipment hub for cargo on one of the busiest trade lanes in the world. 

Its semi-automated Terminal 3 is the largest container terminal of its kind in the GCC and one of the few that can berth new age Ultra Large Container Vessels (ULCVs) with capacities over 20,000 containers

Mohammed Al Muallem, CEO and Managing Director, DP World, UAE Region, said: “This award recognises our approach of adding value to our customers, making the transport of cargo faster and better for the communities we serve. That value springs from making life easier for our clients so they can focus on growth, innovation and raising operational standards. 

“Our ability to offer a range of inter-connected services such as Jebel Ali Free Zone, National Industries Park, and Dubai Auto Zone alongside the Port has created one of the most efficient and robust supply chains in the region, with unmatched connectivity by land, air, and sea.

“Our efforts have helped drive the diversification of Dubai’s economy by encouraging the growth of non-oil sectors such as food and beverage, automotive, and electronics. We will continue to support the Government with that strategy.”

The Maritime Standards Awards are one of the most prestigious events in the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent regions, recognising the most innovative and successful players in the industry.

The award highlights Jebel Ali’s role as a premier trade hub for goods moving through the region and its position as a preferred destination for businesses looking to tap into DP World’s extensive global network that reaches out to over 2.5 billion people in North and East Africa, the Indian subcontinent, and the GCC. 

In 2017, Mohammed Al Muallem, CEO and Managing Director, DP World UAE Region, was named the TMS Personality of the Year.


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 13938 times
PR Category : Shipping and Logistic
Posted on : Saturday, October 20, 2018  12:35:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : DP World, UAE Region Wins Seatrade Port & Terminal Operator ...
Next Story : Inaugural edition of Abu Dhabi International Boat Show 2018 ...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Make Up for Ever Introduces for the First Time Its New Active Care-in-foundation to Revive... [6999-Views]
Olay Eyes Hydra Gel [5826-Views]
Maillon De Cartier Watch [4317-Views]
LG Prioritizes Home Comfort With Latest Air Conditioners for GCC Market [4264-Views]
6 Steps X 6 Products from Essence: The Shortcut that Perfects Skin - Now more than ever, S... [4260-Views]
Kristina Fidelskaya A/W 2020 Collection “Dream” [4260-Views]
Eid Gifts From The Body Shop [4170-Views]
Ralph Lauren Expands Its Earth Polo Offering, Reinforces Commitment to Protecting the Envi... [3993-Views]
Happy Eid with Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Fleur [3801-Views]
Vatika Focuses on Making Quarantine a Quality Time With New Viral Campaign [3735-Views]
Your at-Home Spa Guide With Skin Republic [3719-Views]
Sony Middle East & Africa Launches New Compact 4K Handycam® Camcorder with Advanced Image ... [3428-Views]
Dubai Sports Council Thanks Wise Leadership for Its Protection and Care of the Community [3341-Views]
UAE Banks Among Top Performing in GCC, KPMG Report Finds [2972-Views]
Dubai Customs: Strategic Plan to Curb Corona [2899-Views]
Etihad Guest Rewards Members While Staying Home [2698-Views]
Denim Culture [2644-Views]
Etihad Holidays to Be Operated by Dnata Travel Group In the UK [2456-Views]
Mohap Hails Family Doctors' Efforts in Countering Covid-19 Crisis [2427-Views]
Pure Health Launches Covid-19 Field Laboratory at Sharjah Expo Centre [2374-Views]
Celebrate Father's Day With Parmigiani Fleurier Tondagraph Slate [2341-Views]
Lenovo's Tech Gift Guide [2321-Views]
First Range Rover Made Under Social Distancing Measures Comes Off Jaguar Land Rover's Sol... [2247-Views]
Made in Italy, ICSA® Issues a Notification of Counterfeit Products Found in the Kingdom of... [2177-Views]
Karl Lagereld Drives Digital Innovation With Launch of the “Maison Karl Lagerfeld” Game [2157-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories