ABU DHABI, UAE — AD Ports Group and National Marine Dredging Company Group have inked an agreement to establish a new joint company to conduct offshore surveys and subsea services in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), across the GCC region, as well as in select international markets.
The new joint venture (JV), SAFEEN Surveys and Subsea Services, will offer a portfolio comprising offshore surveys (geophysical and geotechnical), trenching and dredging support services. Additionally, the company will provide integrated subsea services, such as commercial diving services, ROVs and unmanned inspections vessels, along with the provision of customized solutions tailored for offshore operations related to the oil and gas and renewable energy sectors.
SAFEEN Survey and Subsea Services will operate in the UAE, GCC and global markets where both AD Ports Group and NMDC maintain a presence. These targeted global markets will include Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Taiwan, Sudan, Iraq, Mauritania, Mauritius, Guinea, Pakistan and Western India.