Albwardy Damen is a joint venture between Albwardy Investment, Dubai and the Damen Shipyards Group, Holland. Both family owned companies with a long history. Albwardy Damen provide shipbuilding and ship repair services to the marine and oil and gas related industries in the Middle East.
Albwardy Damen has a total workforce of around 1100 people of 26 different nationalities in four UAE locations: Al Jadaf Dubai, Dubai Maritime City, Sharjah and Fujairah. People are Albwardy Damen’s biggest asset with over 25% of their staff working with the company for over 25 years.
With all key competences in-house, including an extensive engineering division, Albwardy Damen repair and build vessels to the highest technical and environmental standards. Albwardy Damen is certified by LRQA to ISO 9001 – 2015, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 as well as API.
Albwardy Damen services include newbuilding of steel and aluminum vessels and repair and services of marine as well as O&G assets. Albwardy Damen also offer offshore and afloat repair services to clients worldwide. The diving division offers their services out of Fujairah, including underwater hull cleaning.
- 200+ Dry Dockings per year
- 4 Locations in UAE
- Over 1100 Employees
- ISO 9000-14000-18000 Certification
- Established in 1978
- Staff from 26 different Nationalities
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Our Management Team
Head Of Business
Lars Seistrup - Managing DirectorA marine engineer and degree in engineering by background, the ALBWARDY DAMEN Managing Director has had a varied career including spells working for shipping lines, at power plants. Clearly as happy in coveralls and a hard hat as he is in a tailored suit. The Dane took over the helm at ALBWARDY DAMEN Dubai in 2013.
Management TeamLars Seistrup - Managing Director
Willem Moelker - Sales & Marketing Director
Shihabudeen (Shibu) - Commercial Director
Pradip Saudagar - HR & Finance Director
Marcel van de Kreke - Operations Director Sharjah
Mark Pearson - Operations Director Dubai & Fujairah
Marius Ghinea - New Building Director
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Head Office Address
Hamriyah Free Zone
United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 6 506 5300