Signal from Operational Zones

In any given country, pipelines play an important role in providing the needed fuels for sustaining vital functions such as power generation, heating supply and transportation. But when pipelines are not adequately maintained, there is a tendency that they might turn to instruments of wastage. In Nigeria, pipeline and storage depots for the distribution of petroleum products are divided into five operational zones. They include Port-Harcourt, Warri, Mosimi, Kaduna and Gombe operational zones. These are administered by Pipelines and Products Marketing Company Limited (PPMC), a subsidiary of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), for easy distribution of products across the country. Continue reading

Oilserv and the Challenge of Building Local Capacity in the Oil and Gas Industry

OilServ Limited in its 20 years foray into the Nigerian oil and gas industry has gone through many challenges in respect of local capacity development. In this write-up, the writer takes a look at some of the challenges and what it is doing to address them.
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