Abu Dhabi National Oil Company
The vision of the Petroleum Ports Authority is to attain a leading regulatory role, and develop and maintain world class infrastructure while promoting sustainable efficiency and excellence.
Local marine notices and marine circulars issued and enforced by the PPA can be found here.
Our established vetting process ensures that all vessels operating in our ports conform to the highest international standards.
This secures the safe carriage of ADNOC Group cargoes and minimizes risk.
All vessels visiting the Petroleum Ports must comply with Port Regulations.
Users may download the necessary Forms and Port Information .
Details of our state of the art Vessel Traffic Information System are available here.
We operate both Offshore and Onshore Petroleum Ports.
Jebel Dhanna Ruwais Port is located onshore approximately 240 kms. West of Abu Dhabi City.
Das Zirku and Mubarraz Ports are located between 55 and 90 Nautical Miles offshore.
This section contains important documents for ship Masters, ship owners and ship agents, and the PPA’s latest news releases.
Port Marine Notice 005-2017: Subsea Obstruction – Tie-in Arrangement
Port Marine Notice 003-2017: Pipe laying Operation - IGD-E-42” offshore pipeline from Das Island to Ras Al Qil
Port Marine Notice 002-2017: Channel Status- Jebel Dhanna Ruwais
Port Marine Notice 012-2016: WRECK located on seabed
Port Marine Notice 030-2016 : Alternative Recommended Dalma Route
Port Marine Notice 033-2016 : Commissioning of Ruwais LNG Terminal
Port Marine Notice 037-2016 : Bulk Cargo Terminal (BCT) Channel Buoys change of light characteristics
Port Marine Notice 041-2016 : CGG 3D SEISMIC SURVEY. Phase I - Completed & Phase II - Commenced
Port Marine Notice 044-2016 : Bathymetric Survey – Chartered Least Depth Amendment
Port Marine Notice 045-2016 : New Buoy Deployed-East Ghasha –JD/Ruwais Port
Port Marine Notice 046-2016 : Re Deploy Tug Mooring Buoy
Port Marine Notice 004-2015 : Carbon black & delayed coker project
Port Marine Notice 008-2015 : Installation of two buoys at GASCO SHT
Port Marine Notice 008-2013 : Lost anchors - obstruction