Arkstar Offshore & Makamin Offshore Signing Ceremony

19 December 2013

From left to right: Executive director Alvin Kuah and chairman James Kuah from Arkstar Offshore, executive director Ahmad Al-Faleh and managing director Captain Koh Chen Tien from Makamin Offshore Saudi.



To commemorate Arkstar Offshore’s partnership with Makamin Offshore into the Saudi Arabia market, a contract signing ceremony was held on 19 December 2013 at the Arkstar Offshore/Hoe Leong Corporation office in Singapore.


This event establishes the beginning of a longstanding relationship between Arkstar Offshore and Makamin Offshore. The PSV Arkstar Voyager will be chartered for at least 3 years commencing early 2014, with possibility for extensions. With Makamin Offshore’s vast experience in Offshore Marine and EPC services in the Middle East, and Arkstar Offshore’s committed support towards the fleet, we are confident that this partnership will be a strong and fruitful collaboration.


The ceremony was attended by key figures in this new venture and includes:

Arkstar Offshore

  • James Kuah - Chairman
  • Alvin Kuah - Executive Director
  • Kelvin Lai - Senior Commercial Executive

Arkstar Ship Management

  • Captain Michael Norteye - General Manager

Makamin Offshore Saudi

  • Captain Koh Chen Tien - Managing Director
  • Ahmad Al-Faleh - Executive Director
  • Justin Ee - International Business Development Manager
  • Ahmed S Baseham - Corporate Support Services & Contracts Manager