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Abu Dhabi Ports’ sign MoU to give emergency response services
Team Sea and Coast | 30/06/2020

Abu Dhabi Ports’ subsidiary Safeen has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Federal Transport Authority (FTA) – Land & Maritime to give emergency response services and help maritime rescue operations across territorial waters.

Under the MoU  all kinds of marine emergencies such as oil spills, fire-fighting, wreck removal, salvage, grounding, rescue towing, maritime surveying, search and rescue, as well as a host of ancillary services are all liabilities for marine service firm Safeen

“By nurturing partnerships with leading national companies that provide reliable, safe and effective marine services, the authority will have the tools and procedures that will enable it to decisively respond to emergencies and ensure safety and security across the maritime sector”, said FTA’s engineer Ahmed Mohamed Sharif Al Khoori.

The signing of the MoU is part of FTA’s atempt to refine its associations with key national companies and authorities in the nautical sector with the objective  of optimising safety, security and environmental protection of the marine dominion within the Emirates.