UCO MARINE CONTRACTING W.L.L. established in 1972 as one of the largest shipping and marine companies in the Kingdom of Bahrain, founded by ALI MOHAMMED JABOR AL-MUSALAM.
The company initially started as an agency company for marine fleet callings Bahrain and GCC ports. Over the time, it emerged as one of the biggest ship owners operating from Bahrain.
UCO MARINE maintained a good marine fleet during the last three decades. Currently, the company’s fleet consists of 12 vessels ranging from different types.
The company owns and operates tugboats, barges and dredgers of different capacities. All vessels are IACS Member Classed and complied with their standards. The company engaged in hiring out vessels on voyage & time charter basis at the most competitive rates.
The management is supported by Board of Directors, well experienced and professional managers with a team that has a strength of around 120 employees, on-shore and off-shore in total, who are well qualified, adequately trained, and carries a rich experience in their respective fields.
UCO Marine is a major importer and seller of ‘R.A.K aggregate’, ‘Fujairah Gabbro’, ‘Sand’, ‘Red Shale’ and ‘Clinker’ products, as well as sellers of ‘Dredged Marine Sand’ (wash & unwashed) operates from their own private jetty and yard, with a big fleet of land transport and heavy equipment for loading, unloading and transportation.
In order to serve all GCC clients more effectively and to manage the vessels operations in the UAE, UCO has a fully functional branch office and port office in Ras Al-Khaimah.
We strive to be a leading company in marine sector & a major supplier of limestone aggregate to Ready-mix industry, and we aim for excellence in our field through our professional approach of well-qualified & experienced team.
We drive for excellence and we conduct all matters of our business with trust, respect and integrity. We support our customers’ success, and are dedicated to exceed our client’s expectations in quality, delivery schedule, and cost.
Below is a list of a few of our major clients.
Since inceptions in early 1970’s, UCO Marine Contracting W.L.L. had witnessed success after another and has grown stature from one to another. We have developed considerably and positioned ourselves as one of the major leading company in marine service and building material transport by sea.
Over the years, UCO Marine has gained the confidence and trust of many loyal clients and it can only be said, that this has happened mainly due to the good service and respect shown to the customers by our well experienced professional managers, supported by qualified, adequately trained staff that possesses rich experience in their respective field.
Aside from our business interest, we are also very committed to support our local community and contributing to social and charitable societies.
Another area of our concern is investing in manpower, environment, health and safety, plus information technology, and security infrastructure development.
Our esteemed clients, business associates, my fellow directors, the management team and staff, had lead UCO Marine to the success we have achieved up to this day, in spite of the recent global financial crisis which was overcome by proper planning and hard work shown to ensure that we remain on top and challenge to continue utilizing diligence and foresight for years to come.
As we continue to embark on expanding our business I would also like to take this opportunity to thank the management and staff for their continued support.
We are looking forward with a great confidence, to a brighter future.
Ali Mohammed Jabour Almusalam