An official partnership agreement has been signed by SMR Links Consultants and VSTEP, making SMR Links the exclusive partner of the NAUTIS maritime simulators and RescueSim Incident Command Simulator in the UAE Region.

Through SMR Links, VSTEP has officially made available its simulator solutions to major stakeholders in the UAE market. Given their singular thrust to provide the very best in maritime and incident command simulation solutions to their customers, the two international companies have partnered to effectively cater to the UAE maritime, safety and security industries with focus on the education and training sector.

Pjotr van Schothorst, VSTEP's CEO commented: "SMR Links has already provided us with several projects from high profile clients: the UAE Navy and the UAE Naval College."

Ibrahim Bin Hraiz, SMR Links' managing director also commented: "It has been a pleasure working with VSTEP who share our objective of providing customer-centric solutions for training and simulation in marine, naval as well as other civil and military sectors. We have a growing list of fully satisfied customers who appreciate our commitment to provide the most appropriate systems and support solutions matching their requirements. VSTEP and SMR have the common vision of growing together by providing the latest training and simulation solutions in the region."

SMR Links Consultants specialises in providing technology-driven integrated solutions for human capital development. Some of their activities include training, simulation and technical support for the marine and military sector as well as onshore and offshore oil and gas fields and facilities services, and management training services.