By GLADYS JOHNSON
Oilserv Group recently commissioned a new corporate office complex in their base in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. The magnificent edifice, which was officially commissioned for business by Rev. Timothy Agbai, is a four storey building sitting on a 500sqm area with a capacity of housing about 150 workstations, two thirty men state of the art conference rooms and two six men ancillary conference rooms. The complex is supported by a spacious car park, Jetty, messing facility and a base clinic all as part of the surrounding 34,000 sqm.
Speaking at the ceremony, Engr Emeka Okwuosa, the Chairman/CEO, Oilserv Group expressed his excitement about the commissioning of the new office complex because it is a project the organization worked on for many years and it has become a reality that cuts across time, form and age. Okwuosa noted that the complex will play a significant role in enhancing the corporate culture and best business practices while creating an enabling environment to improve the level of collaboration and effectiveness amongst staff.
“This attests to what Oilserv stands for; working together to achieve a purpose”. He said.
Reacting to the development, The Group Head, Operations Support, Engr. Cheta Okwuosa said that with the completion of the project, the company’s dream of an integrated and efficient approach to its operations as a group of companies has been realized to a large extent the management runs the majority of its corporate operations from a spot.
“This implies that our clients would soon attest to more efficient services from us”. Cheta announced.
The Corporate Communications Lead, Chioma Orji stated that the development of the modern structure is a monumental progress and a testimony of good leadership and foresightedness geared towards improving operational efficiency.
Oilserv Group is a consortium of Pan African Oil & Gas, Agriculture and Mining Companies. The Group provides services across diverse sector value chains in the Sub-Saharan African region and expertise includes upstream exploration and production, midstream storage and distribution, downstream sales and marketing (liquids, solids, gases, natural gas derivatives) as well as turnkey engineering, procurement & construction (EPC) services.
Oilserv Group has played and continues to play a prominent role in the Industrialization story of Nigeria. Headquartered in Rivers State, Nigeria though offering services beyond the shores of Nigeria; with a strong presence in The Republic of Benin, Uganda and Ghana.