It is the First Saudi Built Rolls Royce UT 733-2 AHTS From, Hassan Abouraya, Consultant Engineer, Corporate Biz. Dev. & Intentional Marketing, Zamil Offshore Services, Saudi Arabia.
‘The MV Zamil 52, the first Rolls Royce UT 733-2 Anchor Handling / Supply vessel out of a series of seven under construction at Zamil shipbuilding in Dammam, KSA, joined the Zamil Fleet last Wednesday January 7, to serve Saudi Aramco Offshore Oil fields in the Arabian Gulf. Zamil Shipbuilding is a division of the Saudi Zamil Offshore Services Co., which owns and operates the largest offshore support fleet in the Middle East. It is also, the premier and only shipbuilder in Saudi Arabia. The shipyard is specialized in offshore shipbuilding and ship repair in addition to rigs repair. More and above it operates the navigation and pilotage at King Abdul Aziz Port in Dammam. Zamil Offshore Services Engineering & Construction services division is the company arm involved in hook up operations with both Aramco and McDermott. Zamil Offshore Services is a wholly owned affiliate of Zamil Group Holding Co., one of the largest Saudi Investment and Industrial Groups. It owns 59 companies working in much diversified businesses; petrochemicals, steel, air conditioning, and many other industries, It owns factories in several countries and is represented in 60 countries world wide. Zamil Shipbuilding has built and delivered 10 Diesel Electric Anchor Handling/ Tug/ Supply / Safety vessels.