Nakilat, Qatar’s premier LNG shipping company, and its shipyard joint ventures, shipbuilder Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) and ship repairer Nakilat-Keppel Offshore & Marine (N-KOM), have revealed their plans for participation and strong support of DIMDEX, the MENA region’s leading maritime defense exhibition.
Nakilat, NDSQ and N-KOM will be showcasing their naval and coastguard ship construction and repair capabilities at DIMDEX, which will be held from 25-27 March at Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC), with shipbuilder NDSQ the event’s exclusive Diamond Sponsor.
Visitors to DIMDEX will be able to meet representatives from Nakilat, NDSQ and N-KOM at stand H5-15 throughout the exhibition. In addition, delegates will be able to visit two vessels that will be moored at Doha Commercial Port for the duration of the event.
The two vessels on display at the port will be an 11m-long an ultra-high-speed craft to cover the needs of navies, coastguards, police, customs and other security services and a 98m-long frigate for the purpose of supporting military naval authorities and their counterparts.
Eng. Abdullah Fadhalah Al Sulaiti, Managing Director of Nakilat and Chairman of NDSQ and N-KOM, said: “Nakilat, and our strategic partners NDSQ and N-KOM are extremely proud to support DIMDEX, an event of critical importance both for Qatar and for the entire MENA region. By showcasing the state-of-the-art capabilities of Qatar’s Erhama Bin Jaber Al Jalahma Shipyard at DIMDEX, we are displaying our readiness to serve naval and other maritime security forces both from Qatar and from around the world, both in terms of ship construction and ship repair.”
Nakilat, February 26, 2014