Emirates Classification Society “TASNEEF” recently delivered the first “Arialah” vessel to the UAE Armed Forces at the Naval Defence Exhibition and Conference 2017 “NAVDEX” in Abu Dhabi. TASNEEF had developed the standards for building the vessel, from planning through to construction and its first sea trail. The “Arialah” project represents an important milestone for TASNEEF as a strategic partner for the national shipping industry that supports a wide range of maritime sectors such as fishing boats and yachts to the largest oil and gas exploration platforms exported all over the world.
Eng. Rashed Al Hebsi, CEO of TASNEEF, emphasized “The Emirates Classification Society “TASNEEF” empowers a number of UAE industrial and strategic sectors, through the development of Emirati technical expertise and standards. Today, we have established ourselves as setting a new benchmark for the UAE marine industry’s development, having developed the Sahara Notation for vessels operating in warm waters. Our organisation also issues certificates of compliance to the UAE Yacht Code, the first of its kind in the world, which is issued by the Federal Authority for Land and Maritime Transport. TASNEEF is certified to issue inspection and technical examination certificates in the GCC and many Arab countries. Today, we provide expertise, quality standards and business assurance certificates that are essential for the advancement of the global competitiveness of the UAE industrial and commercial sectors."