Our Vision

Durrat Marina will provide a new blueprint for living; an environment that combines cosmopolitan living with the laid back mindset of marina-based lifestyles. Durrat Marina is a reflection of the unlimited potential of dreams. In making our vision a reality, we plan on channeling a specific set of beliefs:

The Community

As a prime destination for leisure, luxury and relaxation; maintaining a solid community and vibrant lifestyle are key to the development of Durrat Marina. At every stage of planning, the impact of social standards, the allure of waterside living and convenient access to amenities all play a role in shaping out project phases. Durrat Marina is being built to create a social environment, with a social conscience.

Tradition

Despite the modern framework, Durrat Marina remains rooted in the tradition of tight family ties. It provides a frontline venue where families can spend time together enjoying a wide range of activities for all ages and inclinations.

The Environment

More now than ever before, the value of environmental presevation for future generations is essential. Durrat Marina has been designed to capilatize on and conserve the natural habitat. In our development, conservation is and always will be a top priority.

Shareholders

Durrat Marina is jointly developed by Inovest and Durrat Khaleej Al Bahrain. Inovest holds a 60% stake in the project while Durrat Khaleej Al Bahrain holds 40% ownership. Durrat Khaleej Al Bahrain Company, jointly owned by the Government of the Kingdom of Bahrain, represented by Mumtalakat Holding Company and Kuwait Finance House – Bahrain (together with its investors); each holding a 50 percent stake of the Durrat Al Bahrain project.

Executive Management

Durrat Marina is backed by experienced industry leaders, represented within the company’s Board of Directors:

  • Mr. Murad Al Ramadhan - Chairman
  • Mr. Abdulrazak Abdulhussain Jawahery - Vice Chairman
  • Mr. Bader Khalifa Al Adsani - Board Member
  • Mr. Khaled Saoud Al Sanousi - Board Member
  • Mr. Ahmed Janahi - Board Member
  • Mr. Fareed Saoud Al Fouzan - Board Member
  • Mr. Khaled Ali Al Hashimi - Board Member

At the Executive management level, the project company is led by:

  • Mr. Waleed Saffy – Chief Executive Officer
  • Mr. Othman Janahi – Chief Investment Officer

Affiliates

Atkins is one of the world’s leading engineering and design consultancies. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy. Whether it’s the concept for a new skyscraper, the upgrade of a rail network, the modelling of a flood defence system or the improvement of a management process, we plan, design and enable solutions.

Beaucraft was initially developed to supply a much needed Middle Eastern requirement for quality result driven Marina facility management. The operation of not only the marine aspects of the project but also the facilities within the project such as restaurants, fitness and spa centers, corporate offices and maintenance departments. A marina is not only a harbor but also a total leisure experience.

BWS Baker Wilkins & Smith is an international firm of construction consultants, whose main core services being quantity surveying and project management. BWS is the quantity surveyors for a few of Durrat Marina’s projects.

HAJ was first registered in 1994 by Hisham Abdulrahman Jaffer. Hisham brought a new level of quantity surveying and commercial insight to the construction industry in the region. Today, the company continues in his pioneering tradition, providing a very personal service built on the solid ethics of honesty, excellence and trust.

HCP is an architectural and engineering studio founded in 1985, currently employing more than 100 professionals, dedicated to construction and urban projects affording creative solutions and covering varying different themes including dwellings, sports centres, hotel complexes, skyscrapers, master plans and infrastructure projects.

Master Construction Company is a Grade I Civil Construction company with proven ability to fulfill clients’ expectations with regards to project completion and quality of work. They approach their projects with strategic and creative thinking and partner with their clients to create big ideas and rich experiences, spending each day doing so by sharpening the tools of the modern construction.

NDA MARINE is a design team specialized in waterfront development. Created by Emmanuel Delarue in 1987, the NDA team has gained a large amount of experience from architecture and planning to construction details and product design. With our 8 years’ experience in more than 50 successful projects iin waterfront regions like the Gulf countries and Asia, we provide professional and creative solutions for planning, designing and business consulting

Oceans Diving and Marina Service Oceans provide all types of marine and diving services & maintenance, such as: underwater works, underwater inspections, excavation, dredging, trenching, piling, salvage, marine construction & fabrication, underwater cable laying, marine maintenance, hire of vessels & manpower and hire & sale marine & diving equipment. The company has been commissioned as the contractor for the Durrat Marina slipway.

Scott Wilson is now part of URS Corporation. With its headquarters in San Francisco, URS is a leading provider of engineering, construction and technical services for public agencies and private sector companies around the world. Scott Wilson is a global integrated design and engineering consultancy for the built and natural environments.

Tamcon Contracting is a diversified civil and building construction group, which holds a building contracts ‘A’ grade from the Ministry of Works, in Bahrain. The company has been commissioned to handle the infrastructure within Phase 1 of Durrat Marina, as well as the construction of the first set of villas within this phase.

United Marine Trading (UMT) has been signed on to commence development of phase one of the marina within the project. At completion the marina will berth over 400 boats, phase 1 will have 85 berths holding boats ranging from 14 – 26m. To date, UMT have already worked closely with the team at Durrat Marina, in terms of marina feasibility and design, enabling them to better appreciate the deliverables of the project.

Almoayyed Contracting Group is a regional full-service general contractor headquartered in Bahrain and as an organization with technical, financial and managerial strengths, consistently delivers - on schedule – highest quality services, products and expertise. ACG comprises over 4600 highly trained and experienced management, engineering and technical professionals known for innovative problem solving, in-depth expertise and solid customer focus.

The Modern Architect is a multi-disciplinary design, supervision and construction management consultancy practice based on Bahrain and offering its professional service in the Kingdom Of Bahrain and throughout the Arabian Gulf. The company employs full time professionals and technical personnel in planning, architecture, engineering and construction management, plus the necessary technicians and office management personal for the design and construction team.