The Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) was created by Decree No. (16) of 2006 issued by HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council. ADSC’s role is to support and monitor sports clubs and sport institutions in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and to supervise sporting events held in Abu Dhabi to make sure they comply with the international standards.
Abu Dhabi Racing is an Abu Dhabi-based company developing initiatives designed to bolster the emirate’s presence in global motorsport. The Abu Dhabi Racing board features two active rally and racing drivers. The chairman, Sheikh Khalid Al Qassimi, is one of the UAE’s most experienced rally drivers, This season, he is contesting in four events in the FIA World Rally Championship with the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team, and spearheading a six-car Abu Dhabi Racing team in the FIA Middle East Rally Championship. The Managing Director of Abu Dhabi Racing, Khaled Al Qubaisi, is one of the UAE’s leading circuit racing drivers and a winner of the Dunlop 24 Hours of Dubai in 2012 and 2013 with Team Abu Dhabi by Black Falcon, as well as the 2013 Gulf 12 Hours. He is also the first Emirati to contest in the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Launched by Abu Dhabi Racing (ADR) in partnership with the National Health Insurance Company – Daman, the Daman Speed Academy (DSA) aims to groom young UAE Nationals to become professional racing drivers and to bolster the Emirate’s presence in international motorsports. Established under the aegis of Sheikh Khalid Al Qassimi, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Racing and Mr Khaled Abdulla Al Qubaisi, Chairman of the Board, National Health Insurance Company – Daman and Managing Director of Abu Dhabi Racing, the Daman Speed Academy will sponsor a handful of young UAE Nationals every year to undergo a comprehensive driver training programme. The young aspirants will go through a series of courses, seminars, workshops and track-time; ultimately preparing them for life as professional sportspeople and top performers in various capacities. The Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi will be home to the academy.
Located in one of the rapidly developing regions of the world and a busy trading route, Drydocks World’s Dubai shipyard is one of the most prolific shipyards in operation. The shipyard is the largest facility in the Middle East and is the flagship company of Dubai World subsidiary Drydocks World. A ship repair yard of choice, it is also the preferred location for vessel conversions, new building and offshore construction. Conceived as an ambitious project under the guidance of H.H. Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, the late Ruler of Dubai, the facility on an average handles 350 vessels in a year, most of them ULCCs (Ultra Large Crude Carriers) and VLCCs (Very Large Crude Carriers). It completed 30 years of operation in 2008. The shipyard has repaired over 7500 vessels so far.
DTA Group operates through a network of subsidiaries and associates registered in the UAE, the UK, Singapore, Monaco and other offshore locations. The Group is headed by Mr. Tahir Lakhani, the original founder of Dubai Trading Agency LLC, founded in 1973. It has been primarily in the business of buying and selling ships, with particular focus on the demolition market: buying ships targeted for recycling from ship owners and selling them to the Sub- Continent & China. In recent years, the Group has been one of the largest cash buyers in the global market. The Group has also recently begun to broaden its activities and is now fully active in the areas of Shipping Operations, Ship Owning, Ship Agency Services, Ship Management and also has an Insurance Division.
As a world leader in the transportation of dry cargo, the MID-SHIP Group provides a full range of services covering the entire supply chain, providing our clients with a single point of management for their global cargo shipments. Whether you are in need of a complete door-to-door solution, or just need to fill a specific gap in your supply chain, MID-SHIP has you covered. Our mission is to provide our clients with a global competitive advantage through superior transportation services and dedicated operational follow-up 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Providing unsurpassed client service is our number one goal, and we have grown and prospered over the past 40 years due to our clients’ continued success.
The Red Sea Marine Management’s Vision and Mission Statement are key touchstones of our organisation. Each seafarer at Sea or employee ashore is guided by it.
Company’s Vision: To be recognised as a preferred shipping partner for quality excellence in ship management industry.
Mission: To work with our clients and provide with environmental friendly cost effective marine solutions to achieve their business success, through a unique team spirit and collaboration from high caliber motivated staff.
LR Senergy is a global provider of fully-integrated project and asset development services across the energy sector. Its services encompass geosciences, reservoir engineering, geohazard assessment, marine site surveys, rig positioning, geographic information system (GIS) solutions, wells engineering and operations, production technology, core analysis, geomechanics, formation damage, reserve and asset evaluation, facilities engineering, project management, power engineering and alternative energy solutions. The company also develops and supports innovative software technologies including IP™ and ODM™ and delivers a suite of associated technical training courses.