Project Description

DEIMOS-2 Image of the Week (acquired on 18/4/2015): Dubai Drydocks

The Dubai Drydocks located adjacent to Port Rashid in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, are featured in this image. Since it opened in 1983, more than 6000 vessels have been repaired in the facility, with a combined tonnage of 500 million tons. In the Dubai dry docks have been built new ships from 1994 and the facility also hosts the Middle East’s largest floating crane.