The Supreme Petroleum Council(SPC) is the governing body of gas and oil related industries which were founded in 1988. It not only operates in Abu Dhabi but also performs its duties in other six emirates. This governing body has the authority to take any type of decision and rules regarding the petroleum ensuring that policies are implemented accurately. The SPC(Supreme petroleum Conncil) body is supposed to be thoroughly checking the advancement on all laws passed by it and to see to the fact that they are implemented by each and everyone under their domain.
It is particularly responsible for the ‘Conservation of the Petroleum Resources’ and the law regarding it which means that all activities related to oil and all relations with companies functioning in the area must be carried out as per the statements of the law. As a part of its duties as the Board of Directors for the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and Petrol Department, it is responsible for upholding the statements in LAW No. (8) Of 1978 related to the oil industry preservation.
The approval given by the Supreme Petroleum Council is known as ‘Onshore and Offshore Oil & Gas Field & Facilities Services’. It is mandatory for all the companies who are working in the field of oil and petroleum to have their approval. It can be anything starting from consultation to supply, from catering to issue of the Critical National Infrastructure Authority passes to get access to the sites of the oil fields. Among the members of the company are the President of the UAE Sheikh Khalifa, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces. The director of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company or ADNOC, Abdulla Nasser al Suwaidi also holds a post of repute. Since Supreme Petroleum Council works as the Board of Directors for the ADNOC, the two bodies have been closely related and work in coordination ever since the law was passed.
Be it any new project or exploration of new oilfields, to be precise everything in the field of petroleum in Abu Dhabi is governed by the supreme petroleum council Abu Dhabi, and all the Vendors or organizations related to it need to precisely follow all its laws and regulation to survive in this industry. Since, Abu Dhabi is shifting its focus from being primarily on oil to include gas, solar power, and nuclear power too. There are lots of various rules and regulations for companies related to this trade to strictly follow.
We at HLB HAMT have an expert team of consultants who have in-depth knowledge about all the Supreme Petroleum Council Abu Dhabi. We provide unique solutions for vendors or companies to abide by the laws to stay under the wing of the supreme petroleum council. We assist them and provide consultancy service to make this process an easier one. With the always updating rules and regulation we make it a point that our team of consultants is always updated. This helps us to provide assistance to our clients to break down the various steps and make this process an easier one to follow. Our professional approach towards these assignments helps us to be the best and help our clients to organize and streamline the process to follow these laws. We have been very privileged to provide our expert consultancy solutions to many of our esteemed clients and they have surely benefited a lot from our quality services.
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