DUBAI, The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has taken part in the 42nd Interferry Conference in Croatia where it reviewed the latest global developments in ferry manufacturing and operation.
The participation in the conference fits with RTA’s Strategic Plan to keep pace with cutting-edge technologies and universal practices in all fields of relevance.
“We have reviewed the latest developments of ferry manufacturing and operation, safety workshops, modern propulsion systems, express ferry, electric ferry and the use of renewable energy in powering ferries,” said Mansour Al Falasi, Director of Marine Transport at RTA’s Public Transport Agency.
“RTA is keen to upgrade its marine transport network, and keep it in a leading position capable of supporting tourism, commerce and investment. Dubai has got development projects with fascinating waterfronts, which warrants developing water transit means,” he added.
Source: Emirates News Agency