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DIMDEX 2018: DND's search for treasure continues

13th March 2018 - 10:14 GMT | by Richard Thomas in Doha


Naval logistics forms the backbone for any naval force deployed persistently overseas, removing much of the requirements for vessels to leave stations for lengthy trips back to their countries of origin for repair and maintenance.

A number of countries in the GCC region, such as the UAE, Qatar and Oman, have in recent years been expanding in-country support services through partnerships with international companies specialised in the logistics and maritime support sector.

For Oman, its efforts to create a series of globally significant commercial shipment and transhipment hubs along its Indian Ocean coastline, chiefly concerning the work around Duqm, saw

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Richard Thomas


Richard Thomas

Richard Thomas is the Senior Editor, Naval at Shephard Media. Richard joined the company in …

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