Serving the offshore marine industry since 2009, Astro owns and operates a fleet of offshore support vessels including ocean going tugs, AHTs as well as barges that support a wide range of clients across key markets in the offshore oil and gas industry, from drilling support to production and on and offshore construction.
Based in Dubai and Singapore, Astro is located in two major hubs for the offshore industry. Electing Dubai as the location for our headquarters, Astro is situated in a major maritime centre, serving the Middle East, India, Far East Asia and Africa. With modern offshore and port facilities the UAE is integral in facilitating a vital offshore network enabling us to meet the deliverables of our customers.
Since its inception Astro has emerged as a notable offshore marine services provider in the Arabian Gulf region and Indian subcontinent. Recent years have seen Astro successfully execute a number of major projects for high-profile end clients such as ADMA-OPCO, Saudi ARAMCO, Qatar Petroleum and ONGC in India.
Having garnered a wealth of valuable experience supporting major offshore projects, Astro's services range from towing and rig move operations to anchor handling and safety standby services. Our client operations also include; survey operations, drilling support services, offshore construction & maintenance supports services, offshore accommodation and offshore day workers transport, Astro is able to provide an array of invaluable support for this wide range of offshore operations.
The company's success is largely down to its dedication in the implementation of Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) policies. The company applies maximum efforts in ensuring that the highest level of HSE standards are adhered to by both, marine and shore based staff at all times. Astro was ISO14001 and OHSAS 18001 certified in 2013 and commitment to these policies and procedures is an essential company ethos, striving to sustain safe, environmentally friendly operating practices that are fully compliant with national and international regulations, applicable standards, and client requirements.
Astro has a strong commitment to providing excellence in our commercial, technical and operational services. The team is able to offer service solutions to an array of offshore marine requirements from full project management and complete logistics packages to vessel management and vessel chartering. The ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System was accredited in 2013 and continues to develop along with our growing experience and expertise.