AD Ports Group Maritime Cluster includes SAFEEN Group, Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy, Abu Dhabi Maritime, the custodian and regulator of Abu Dhabi’s waterways, and SAFEEN Feeders.
One-stop destination for marine services in the UAE and region
SAFEEN Group comprises SAFEEN Marine Services, OFCO and Transshipment.
SAFEEN Marine Services includes Port Services, Navigation and Fleet Maintenance Services alongside ancillary quayside services to calling vessels across all ports. This covers VTS, pilotage, towage, ferry management, oil spill response, and mooring. SAFEEN’s fleet is designed to assist a diverse range of vessels in and out of the port. Its fleet of harbour tugs host bollard pulls from 28 to 75 tonnes with the capacity to tow vessels up to 150,00 DWT and LOA greater than 400 metres. The fleet also boasts several pilot boats and speedboats, buoy and survey maintenance vessels, and oil spill response boats.
International offshore maritime logistics and support services
SAFEEN and Allianz Marine & Logistics (AMLS) came together to form Offshore Support and Logistics Services Company (OFCO), a new international provider of integrated maritime logistics solutions and subsea services. It specialises in providing offshore services to the oil, gas, and construction industries in the UAE through a world-class fleet. Its comprehensive portfolio of services covers: marine vessels, integrated offshore support and logistics, subsea services, and emergency response.
Safe & sustainable waters for Abu Dhabi.
Abu Dhabi Maritime was established in May 2020, via an agreement between AD Ports Group and the Department of Municipalities and Transport (DMT), to be the primary custodian of all of Abu Dhabi waters and to deliver on Plan Maritime (Abu Dhabi Coastal and Marine Framework Plan), for the development of integrated coastal zone management and to continue the Emirate’s journey of growth as a major global maritime hub. Abu Dhabi Maritime has been assigned the regulatory and strategic oversight to govern and manage the Emirate's waterways and maritime sector, providing a world-leading maritime infrastructure for the people and businesses of Abu Dhabi.
Developing the next generation of industry leaders.
AD Ports Group established Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy (ADMA) in 2018 to advance the maritime industry in UAE and the region through world-class education and training. ADMA plays a crucial role in providing maritime training for undergraduates and working professionals, supporting Abu Dhabi Maritime’s plan to elevate Abu Dhabi into a global maritime hub. The Academy provides courses for the next generation of maritime industry leaders in the UAE and the region.