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Oilserv lauded as Nigerian Content Development Giant

Oilserv, an engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning company, has been a major player in the sector since its inception in 1992, contributing to the development of pipelines infrastructure, executing several turnkey projects which did not exclude the Obiafu, Obrikom, Oben Gas transmission Pipeline System currently at the commissioning stage, earning it a reputation for quality, safety and on-time delivery of projects.

This was confirmed by NNPC during a visit to the Gas Treatment Plant (GTP) site of the OB3 Project by the management of the NNPC led by the Chief Operating Officer (COO), Gas and Power, Engr. Usman Yusuf and the Managing Director of the Nigerian Gas Company (NGC), Dr. Salihu Jamari.

At the just concluded practical Nigerian Content Conference (PNC) in Yenagoa, Hon. Ochiglegor Idagbo of the National Assembly, mentioned Oilserv as a proud Nigerian Content story during a panel discussion on what must be done to Improve critical  Infrastructure in the oil and gas Sector to boost investment and increase industry activity’. Stating that OILSERV is already part of the AKK project.

Engineer Emeka Okwosa, the Chairman of OILSERV was quoted to have said in a recent interview with the Bank of Industry as follows:  ‘’There was little or no indigenous participation in the EPC scope of activities, but Oilserv came in as a pioneer and changed the narrative based on my experience while working for Schlumberger internationally’.”

Reiterating that Oilserv has not only resolved to be a leading indigenous EPC company in the pipelines and facility business but to also maintain its flag as a company of choice in the industry. For the journey of Oilserv as the leading indigenous EPC Company in this sector as he was quoted to have said, has its roots from a good number of its achievements.

The Company is also set to deliver its portion (Segment 1) of the AKK Gas Pipeline Project. Its scope of work includes the engineering, procurement, construction, (EPC) of a 40” x 303.4km Gas Pipeline System from Ajaokuta TGS to Abuja with associated facilities which include; 24” x 15km Spurline from Abuja IPS to Abuja TGS, Ajaokuta TGS/MS, Abuja IPS  and Abuja TGS.

The AKK Gas Pipeline Project comprising Phase 1 of the Trans-Nigeria Gas Pipeline (TNGP) Project, originated from Ajaokuta and traversing Abuja, Kaduna and terminating at a terminal gas station in Kano. The proposed pipeline will be supplied with quality gas sourced from various gas gathering projects. The project will be delivered through a Build and Transfer (BT) PPP model with 100% Contractor Financing. Oilserv is also ISO 9001:2015 certified.



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