About the Critical Infrastructure and Coastal Protection Authority
Like any other national organization the Critical Infrastructure and Coastal Protection Authority is committed to the responsibilities bestowed upon it trough acting upon all of its duties as the authority responsible for providing the needed security and safety for all critical infrastructure and establishments spread across Abu Dhabi. It pursues to enhance the security system of the authority with the aim of continuous economic and social prosperity in the emirate.
The authority works on following and assessing all security procedures related to the critical infrastructure and establishments spread across Abu Dhabi represented in land and sea petrol establishments, from any threats or any actions of violence. As well as securing the maritime parameters in the emirate by implementing special safety rules of the public at sea and the protection of its maritime resources in coordination with the concerned local and federal government authorities.
The mission of the authority revolves around its modern strategic plan coping with the changes, through which it aims for a future of high scope. Since its establishment in May 2007, the authority has pursued to provide highest standards of security and protection through the implementation of all necessary procedures to protect those critical establishments from any anticipated or expected threat or risk that may cause damage or breakdown in its functions. It acts as a protective wall of the nation’s prosperity.
Therefore, the role of the authority is illustrated in all parts of the organization, starting from the authority’s slogan that falls under “Nation prosperous protectors”. The slogan summarizes the idea for establishing the authority which is represented in maintaining the nation’s resources and protecting it. The responsibility includes provision of continuous guarding and protection in the long term, achieving success on all sides of economic and social life.
In the authority’s commitment towards its responsibilities and duties, in cooperation with government authorities and other security forces such as the UAE armed forces. It places and implements security plans that work on putting in place security policies and regulations and implementing them, which secures the protection of the infrastructure and provision of unified protection and security of the nation’s resources.
United Arab Emirates