Marine Services


Our Marine Services business unit is comprised of two key business lines: specialist marine terminals’ operations, covering all petroleum port operations in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi; and oil spill and hazardous and noxious substances (HNS) response operations, where we are the largest service providers in the UAE.

Marine terminal vessels
Specialist oil spill response vessels
Marine terminals operated

Petroleum Ports

The marine terminal operations business line supports ADNOC Group marine terminals, including the onshore ports of Jebel Al Dhanna and Ruwais, Fujairah, and the offshore ports of Das, Zirku, and Mubarraz. We are the only operator with the license to service all petroleum ports in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.

Our marine terminal operations fleet covers a range of specialist functions, includes terminal tugs and azimuth stern drive tugs, diving support and maintenance vessels, mooring and line boats, pilot and crew boats. Every vessel that arrives at and departs from ADNOC’s Petroleum Ports is assisted by at least one of our tug boats.

Oil Spill and HNS Response Operations

We are one of the largest Oil Spill and HNS responders in the Middle East with detection, monitoring, and forecast technology, 22 km length booms and over 140 dedicated specialized and trained manpower. Its fleet includes dedicated OS & HNS services response vessels stationed across the UAE that are built to protect the marine environment and include specialized equipment for OS & HNS response.

Our fleet of 26 purpose built oil spill response, firefighting and safety standby vessels are designed to protect the marine environment and deploy specialized equipment for the containment and removal of marine oil spills.

We provide niche services with one of the largest oil spill and HNS response capabilities in the UAE with capabilities to respond to any Tier 1, 2 and 3 level incidents and the segment works proactively to protect the environment right across the marine on-and-offshore ecosystem: from the coast to beaches to mangroves and marine life.