Abu Dhabi Terminals
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|Headquarters||Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
|Key people||Capt Mohamed Al-Shamisi, Chairman
Martijn Van De Linde, CEO
|Products||Container Business, Warehousing solutions, RO-RO Operations, Multipurpose Terminals Operations|
|Parent||Abu Dhabi Ports Company, Mubadala, MIP|
The Abu Dhabi Terminals (Arabic: شركة مرافئ أبوظبى) or ADT was established in May, 2006, as the Port Operator for all the commercial Ports in Abu Dhabi. ADT was formed as part of the restructuring of the commercial ports sector in the Emirate, as the manager and operates of Abu Dhabi’s 3 main ports, including Khalifa PortContainer Terminal, the region’s first semi-automated and most technologically advanced terminal, which was officially inaugurated on December 12, 2012. The port operator’s other facilities include Mina Zayed, a historical port that has served the capital for over 40 years and Musaffah Port, located in the heart of the industrial area.
Abu Dhabi Terminals secured the exclusive right to manage and operateKhalifa Port Container Terminal for 30 years, Khalifa Port has a Phase 1 capacity of 2.5 million TEU containers and 12 million tonnes of general cargo a year and an expected capacity of 15 million TEU containers and 35 million tonnes of general cargo by 2030. It features the region’s only semi-automated container terminal, some of the world’s largest ship-to-shore cranes, and other container handling equipment that enables the port to offer customers lower operating costs and faster turnaround times for loading and unloading container ships, including some of the world’s largest. The port’s cutting-edge software and wireless technologies ensure fast processing and integrated movement of containers through the port, which also enjoys seamless links to the Abu Dhabi and inland markets via high-speed road and future rail connections.
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- Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE.
- Khalifa Port, the state-of-the art gateway to Abu Dhabi which handles all of the emirate’s container traffic; the only semi-automated container terminal in the Middle East.
- Kizad, one of the world's largest free and non-free industrial zones.
- Mina Zayed, the port of Abu Dhabi city.
- "One million containers this year for Khalifa Port". The National. 2013-03-14. Retrieved 2013-04-08.