PART I 1 Foreword

1.1 GENERAL

1.1.1 Welcome

PPA welcomes you to the Port of Jebel Dhanna Ruwais.

1.1.2 Custody and ownership of information

Port Management Department Manager, PPA is the custodian of this document and he will make the changes in this document in consultation with the PPA Manager and where applicable the ADNOC legal Dept. The content within is collectively owned by the management team of PPA and represents the basis of our documentation hierarchy.

1.1.3 Coverage

This guide describes the world class facilities available at Jebel Dhanna Ruwais port. It has been compiled to acquaint Owners, Charterers, and the Masters of visiting vessels as well as help all parties understand details about various assets including the Terminal facilities and services available within the Petroleum Ports.

1.1.4 Disclaimer

Whilst PPA makes every attempt to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information contained in this document, this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for formal advice from the Port authority. In no event shall PPA be liable for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any kind, or any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, those resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or not advised of the possibility of damage, and on any theory of liability, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this publication or other documents which are referenced by or linked to this publication.

1.1.5 Harbour Master

The Harbour Master and his team are part of the Port Management Department of PPA. They are responsible for the safe, efficient and sustainable handling of shipping. The team ensures order and safety in the port 24/7.

1.1.6 VTIS

Efficiency is crucial for a port. Delays are expensive for the shipping companies and the port. This calls for proper planning and support. The Vessel Traffic Information Services team supports the handling of the vessel traffic in the port area and it ensures that vessels arrive in the port safely and can depart from the port on time. The VTIS team cooperates closely with our Ports Operations Company – IRSHAD, who manage the Marine services (Pilotage, Towage and Line handling services).