In little more than a decade since its inception in 1987, Al Shabia Engineering Company Ltd. has become a respected and highly efficient engineering company. Our mission statement is quite simple - "to provide prompt, high quality ship repair services to the Middle East marine industry." Constant improvments to the company's infrastructure and the cultivation of an extremely impressive clientele of both international and local marine operators, have resulted in the company's unprecedented growth. Present staffing levels now stand at some 250 skilled men that the experienced management can now draw upon, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. A single-minded commitment to quality, attention to detail, and an intuitive awareness of the marine industry's requirements have further contributed to Al Shabia's status and reputation. The latest addition to the company's facilities being a fully equipped 10,000 square foot workshop at the Al Jadaf Dubai Ship Docking Yard. In addition to afloat repairs, this allows Al Shabia to cater for drydocking vessels up to 2,500 D.W.T. All manner of light and heavy steel fabrication work is carried out by the steel fabrication workshop. International Classification Society standards are maintained for both marine and oilfield industries. Al Shabia's work has satisfied various Classification Societies for its hull, superstructure and mechanical repairs. Al Shabia always ensures that safety and quality receive paramount importance. Work can be carried out alongside at any UAE port, at anchorage, or specialized Riding Squads are available for voyage repairs. Increasingly, Al Shabia is servicing more and more land based industries, including the manufacture of process plant and equipment. Some recent projects completed have been : * Complete steel fabrication work for a very large sewage treatment plant. * Fabrication and installation work(over 600 tons worth) for a power house plant. * Construction of steel food/silos for the food industry. * Fabrication and installation of storage and mixing tanks for the paint manufacture industry. * Fabrication and installation of a very large storage tank farm. * Glass Flake lined acid storage tanks for the oil industry. The core equipment includes hydraulic press brakes, plate shearing and rolling machines, automatic oxy-cutting machinery, submerged arc, TIG, MIG welding machines etc. There are also welding facilities for special steel and non-ferrous metals. All our welders are tested and certified to Classification Society Standards and Al Shabia also has inhouse heat treatment facilities. Our experienced managment team is available to discuss any fabrication requirements which are, perhaps , outside of the more normal scope of jobs undertaken. * Crane Jib manufacture and structural repairs to Classification Society approved standards. Foundation repairs/renewals. * Fabrication repairs, and retubing of Exhaust Gas Boilers and heat exchangers (in conjuction with the Mechanical Department). * Pipework installations and renewals, all sizes and in all types of materials. * I.G. Combusters, Combustion Chambers, Cooling water jackets, burner plates etc. repairs and renewals. * Cargo Access Equipment repair and refurbishment. * Winch and Windlass wire rope drum renewals (in conjuction with the Mechanical Department). * Production of well head ancillary items to include well head access platforms, master valve extended spindles, and supports, inhibitor storage tanks etc. * Repairs to soot blowers, I. G. Plants, Auxiliary boilers etc. * Hull and Superstructure steel renewals.