Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations


The Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Petroleum Operations Ltd. (ADCO) operates onshore and in shallow coastal water of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, one of the seven members of the United Arab Emirates which was established on 2nd December 1971.
The original concession agreement was made with Petroleum Development (Trucial Coast) Ltd. On 11th January 1939, but geological work did not begin until after the Second World War. Exploratory drilling began in Abu Dhabi in February 1950.
  • Employer Type


  • Country

    United Arab Emirates

  • Industry

    Energy/Oil & Gas, Industrial/Manufacturing

Latest Posts

  • No posts