About Us

Gulf Line Trading is a branch of the Gulf Power & Marine Group, which was established in 1997, and headquartered in Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia, with branches across the GCC. While Gulf Power & Marine mainly serves sectors within the Marine, Energy and Construction industries, Gulf Line Trading focuses on Marine Navigation, Communication & Safety, by providing regulated services, certified by international classification bodies.

Our Mission

We aim to provide the highest level of quality with our Marine services, by always following approporiate protocol, and ensuring world-class standards are always met.

Our Plan

We will continue to maintain our integrity through hardwork, and stay up -to-date with the latest methods of servicing life-rafts, navigation and communication electronics and marine safety products.

Our Vision

Our vision is to make sure that safety and survival at sea is something that is always ensured by the products and services we provide.


GLT follows a detailed procedure for liferaft servicing, to make certain that high quality results are met.Our liferaft servicing includes cleaning, inside and outside inspections, repair work and replacement of liferaft equipment. While strictly following international guidelines, the sercviced liferafts undergo different testing methods accordingly.


  1. Liferaft is received and registered.
  2. Logbook in the liferaft is completed (proof that the liferaft has been opened and tested).
  3. Inspection is performed using the approved inspection checklist.
  4. Certificate of re-inspection is issued.
  5. Full documentation for service is archived according to regulations.
  6. Detailed invoice is issued.


  1. Container is opened and the inflation system dismounted.
  2. Liferaft is removed from the container.
  3. Container shell is cleaned and fiberglass is repaired if needed.
  4. Container is relabelled.
  5. Liferaft is inspected inside and out.
  6. Emergency pack in checked and items replaced according to regulations.
  7. Liferaft equipment is inspected and replaced.
  8. Inflations systems and high pressure hoses are inspected.
  9. CO2 cylinder is checked for correct content level.
  10. Liferaft is deflated, repacked in the container and prepared for dispatch.


  1. Liferaft is inflated with compressed air and pressure tested including a 60 min. working pressure test of the lower buoyancy chamber, upper buoyancy chamber and arch chamber.
  2. liIf the liferaft is equipped with an inflatable floor, this is pressure tested for 60 min.

Certified Services

  1. Lifejackets, Inflatable Boats, HRU, Lifeboats, Launching Appliances & On-load Release Gear (Freefall Lifeboats, Rescue Boats, Fast Rescue Boats, Release Hooks).
  2. Immersion Suits (Inspection and Pressure Testing).
  3. Over-load Testing (Lifeboats, Davits, Cranes, Gangways).
  4. GLT is an approved Life Raft service station for Viking, RFD, Shanghai Youlong, and USCG.

On Board the Vessel Services

  1. GMDSS Radio Survey.
  2. Supply, Installation, Maintenance, Service & Repair of Radio, Communication & Navigation Equipment’s (Make: JRC, Sperry, Koden, Sailor, Raytheon Anchutz, Skipper, ICOM, Entel, Transas).
  3. Airtime for VSAT, FBB and IOP Terminals.
  4. SKF Bearings and Lubrication Systems.
  5. Navigation (Mooring, Marker, Ocean) buoys and Lanterns.

Above Services are provided by trained and qualified engineers approved by the following Class Societies:

GPM / GLT Product & Service E-Catalogue

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Every one of our Team represent the spirit of our company

Abdullah Al Shaikh


Hiten Chitrodia

Sales and Operations Manager

Jawad Baqer

Service Station Manager

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Unit B2/B3, Building 2126,Rd 1529, Al Hidd 115, Bahrain

Phone Number

T:+973 1700 2388

F:+973 1700 2399

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