Jet ski agencies, Authority discuss concerns
Dubai, April 9, 2012
Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) recently met with several jet ski companies and agencies, and discussed the concerns of jet ski operators and ways to address these issues.
This initiative reflects DMCA’s keenness to implement best practices and get a comprehensive understanding of the requirements of the private sector, as well as achieve greater maritime safety and security in Dubai waters, in line with best international practices during the use of jet skis.
The meeting also discussed the allocation of specific areas for the use of jet skis in the various beaches of Dubai, and other key topics such as slip ways, maritime safety and speed limit for jet skis.
It also focused on the issue of registering jet skis in showrooms in order to facilitate and accelerate the registration process.
Amer Ali, CEO, Dubai Maritime City Authority, said: “We are pleased to meet representatives of jet ski companies and agencies in Dubai to discuss key issues affecting water sports activities in Dubai, mainly the allocation of areas for the use of jet skis, according to the highest standards of safety, as well as facilitating and accelerating the registration process of jet skis in showrooms, and other important topics.”
“This meeting is in line with our continuing interest to ensure maximum safety during marine activities, both for the people and the environment, through the implementation of best international practices for the development of a safe and sustainable marine environment in Dubai,” he concluded. – TradeArabia News Service