Drydocks World-Dubai in drive for maritime decarbonisation in the Middle East
Drydocks World-Dubai, Signs strategic partnership with Silverstream Technologies
Drydocks World-Dubai has announced the signing of a strategic agreement with UK’s maritime technology company, Silverstream Technologies, to promote the use of market-leading air lubrication technology, for the vessels that enter the busy shipyard each year.
Drydocks World-Dubai, a subsidiary of DP World, is the largest centre in the Middle East for ship repair, conversion, new builds, rigs, and MRO projects, with a particular focus on renewables and energy efficiency projects.
The partners will work together to promote the Silverstream System, while closely sharing knowledge on both the technical and commercial aspects of its installation procedures. The partnership marks another step in Silverstream’s global expansion, collaborating with the very best yards and supply chain partners around the world to utilise their local relationships and expertise.
“Together, we intend to share technical expertise and promote a proven efficiency solution to minimise the maritime industry’s carbon footprint,” asserted Capt. Dr. Rado Antolovic, CEO, Drydocks World.
“This partnership will help boost adoption of our proven Silverstream System; strengthening the reliability and integrity of our supply chain and raising awareness of our technology’s capacity to improve ship efficiency and operational flexibility,” stated Noah Silberschmidt, Founder & CEO, Silverstream Technologies.