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Shipping Solutions

Asyad Shipping, a member of the Asyad Group, operations are unique in the GCC, in that they offer a truly integrated logistics solution which is flexible enough to meet the specific requirements of all regional and global businesses – either already operating in, or keen to enter, the expanding Middle East and Africa market.

Across our shipping services we operate a diversified fleet of more than 60 vessels with a total deadweight capacity (DWT) of 9.7 million to cater to customers’ needs and requirements including a mix of Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCCs), Product Tankers, LNG carriers, Chemical carriers, LPG Tankers, Very Large Ore Carriers (VLOCs) and Dry Bulk carriers as well as various regional container line services.

Asyad provides its global customers with unique, integrated, end-to-end logistics solutions, market leading incentives and an ever-expanding range of services across the value chain. The Group offers various services include maritime transportation of Crude Oil, LNG, Chemical Products, Dry Bulk and Container. This includes ship owning, ship chartering and technical ship management activities.

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Asyad Drydock is based at the Port of Duqm and strategically located close to global shipping routes benefitting customers by reducing deviation time. With a 2,800-meter quay, a water depth of 9-10 meters, 14 sets of jib cranes and two graving docks, the Dry Dock can handle vessels up to 600,000 DWT efficiently.

Commencing operations in 2011, Asyad Drydock initially specialised in handling LNG and VLCC vessels before expanding into gas carriers, car carriers, bulk carriers, pipe layers, heavy lift ships, cruise vessels and oil tankers. Now, Asyad Drydock provides ship maintenance and conversion facilities for all types of vessels offering a full range of general vessel repair services including engineering, electrical, propulsion, accommodation upgrades, fitting, blasting and painting as well as procurement, testing, trials and class surveys.

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Asyad Shipping

Since 2003, Asyad shipping has supported Oman’s national economy and catered to its maritime transportation needs. Read more

Oman Container Line (OCL)

The company operates a container feeder service, namely the Gulf Express Service (GEX), between Jebel Ali in the UAE and Sohar, Duqm and Salalah in Oman. Read more

Asyad Dry Dock

Oman Drydock Company (ODC) is based at the Port of Duqm and strategically located close to global shipping routes benefitting customers by reducing deviation time. Read more

Oman Rail

Oman Rail Company was founded in 2014 to develop the national railway network, a 2135-kilometre network that will connect Oman’s three deep-sea ports. Read more