The Port of Dammam on the Eastern Province of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the home of the National Oil company Saudi Aramco, has seen tremendous growth over the last 30 years. To match this growth the King Abdul-Aziz Port of Dammam (KAPP), Dammam, has increased tenfold over the last decade to establish itself as a major maritime hub of the Arabian Gulf and the main gateway to the Eastern Province and the Capital Riyadh
It's location at the center of the Arabian Gulf and hinterland connections makes it an ideal choice for all connected to the Marine, Oil and Gas industry. Dammam Shipyard inside the Port of Dammam allows owners to repair vessels, Jack Up rigs or drilling platforms without leaving the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's waters.
Part of the Riyadh based Al Blagha Group, one of the largest Marine Infrastructure companies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, who control and manage a number of maritime/ construction projects in the MENA region, Dammam Shipyard is fully equipped to support the Marine, Oil and Gas industry with two IACS (International Association of Classification Societies) Classed floating docks.
Dock 1 length overall (LOA) is 215m with a 22,000 Ton lifting capacity (LC) and Dock 2 is 165m LOA with a 10,000 ton lifting capacity large enough to handle most vessel types. Dammam Shipyard also has 600m of Quay berth with 12m, two 90m jetties, a "Pull Test" Bollard and 6 Dock/Jetties cranes with a lifting capacity of 60 ton. Personnel at Dammam Shipyard & Jeddah Ship repair = 600+.