Funds for Delma Island Project Approved (UAE)
The Executive Committee of Abu Dhabi Executive Council today approved funds for a designing and constructing a new port on Delma Island.
The approval was given at a meeting chaired by Sheikh Sultan Bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Tourism and Cultural Authority (TCA) and member of the Executive Council.
The project which is aimed at boosting tourism at the island as part of development plans for the Western Region, features a 300-meter concrete wharf for heavy loads, floating docks to serve more than 280 boats, as well as buildings and terminals for fishermen, sea sports, passenger ships and services.
Press Release, February 27, 2013