A Journey of Excellence

A remarkable success story of Abu Dhabi Ports began twelve years ago. Today, it is a dream realized. It is a plan in action. We are one of the best port operators in the world. This is our story. The making of an epic legend that is transforming the region.

2018
April

Launched KIZAD Construction City for providing innovative solution for the construction sector

Launched KIZAD Construction City for providing innovative solution for the construction sector
March

Launched KIZAD Logistics City to provide first ever ‘On-Demand’ warehousing in the region

Launched KIZAD Logistics City to provide first ever ‘On-Demand’ warehousing in the region
March

JOCIC introduces $1 Billion investment in Abu Dhabi Ports’ Free Zone – Khalifa Port FTZ

JOCIC introduces $1 Billion investment in Abu Dhabi Ports’ Free Zone – Khalifa Port FTZ
February

AED 4bn to be invested by Shaheen Chem in KIZAD based facility

AED 4bn to be invested by Shaheen Chem in KIZAD based facility
February

“Maritime Deal of The Decade” – MSC partners with Abu Dhabi Ports to establish new container hub in Khalifa Port

“Maritime Deal of The Decade” – MSC partners with Abu Dhabi Ports to establish new container hub in Khalifa Port
January

Winner of five categories of Abu Dhabi Awards for Excellence in Government Performance

Winner of five categories of Abu Dhabi Awards for Excellence in Government Performance
January

Winner of “Outstanding Entity in the Government of Abu Dhabi” Award

Winner of “Outstanding Entity in the Government of Abu Dhabi” Award
2017
July

COSCO Shipping breaks ground at Khalifa Port

COSCO Shipping breaks ground at Khalifa Port
June

COSCO Deal – Khalifa Port to harbour the largest container freight station in the region

COSCO Deal – Khalifa Port to harbour the largest container freight station in the region
May

EGA Deal – Khalifa Port to be the 1st in the Gulf directly handling Capesize vessels

EGA Deal – Khalifa Port to be the 1st in the Gulf directly handling Capesize vessels
April

Jiangsu Deal to spur more than $1b investment in KPFTZ

Jiangsu Deal to spur more than $1b investment in KPFTZ
March

Agreement to import bauxite for EGA’s alumina refinery at Khalifa Port using Capesize vessels

Agreement to import bauxite for EGA’s alumina refinery at Khalifa Port using Capesize vessels
February

Taking over the Port of Fujairah & Launch of Fujairah Terminals

Taking over the Port of Fujairah & Launch of Fujairah Terminals
January

Inauguration of Maqta Gateway

Inauguration of Maqta Gateway
2016
December

Abu Dhabi Ports hosted the region’s first IPCSA Conference in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Ports hosted the region’s first IPCSA Conference in Abu Dhabi
December

Sir Bani Yas Cruise Beach launched

Sir Bani Yas Cruise Beach launched
October

Abu Dhabi Ports wins three Awards at the 2016 Maritime Standard Awards

Abu Dhabi Ports wins three Awards at the 2016 Maritime Standard Awards
October

Maqta Gateway launched the Digital Vessel Management System

Maqta Gateway launched the Digital Vessel Management System
October

SAFEEN clocked one million working hours without losses or injury to date

SAFEEN clocked one million working hours without losses or injury to date
September

Concession Agreement signed with COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited to build a new container terminal at Khalifa Port

Concession Agreement signed with COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited to build a new container terminal at Khalifa Port