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Jim Rex-Lawson Moses 03 April 2012, Sweetcrude, LAGOS – The idea of alternative energy is nothing new to society. In fact, humanity has always grappled with the need to use alternative sources of energy especially when current resources are running low. During medieval times, people realised that the...

14 November 2011, Sweetcrude, Lagos – Jagal and Subsea 7, two major groups providing services to Nigeria’s oil and gas industry, have today announced...

26 October 2011, Sweetcrude, Yenagoa – Chief Executives of international operating oil companies in Nigeria have embraced key initiatives being implemented...

*Begins production Q1 2013 *Gets NNPC, IOCs support 24 August, 2011, Sweetcrude, Abuja – The longitudinal submerged arc welded pipe mill to be...

  16 August, 2011, Sweetcrude – The Society of Petroleum Engineers(SPE) have appointed a Nigerian , Mr. Egbert Imomoh, as its new honorary president to oversee its activities till 2013. As president, Imomoh, the chairman Afren Plc, will lead SPE’s international board of directors, which is the policy-making and governing body of the society. The 27-member...

15 August, 2011, Sweetcrude, Abuja – The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has reaffirmed its commitment to sustain the sponsorship of functional secondary educational system through its annual quiz competition that would encourage students to study courses that would impact on the Oil and Gas Industry in Nigeria. The Group General Manager Group Public...

15 August, 2011, Sweetcrude, Abuja – The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has asked international operating and service oil companies to stop relieving Nigerians of their appointments without recourse to due process. The Executive Secretary of NCDMB, Ernest Nwapa, speaking while receiving a delegation of Jiangsu Yulong Steel Pipe Company...

  Ghana, the new entrant to the world’s exclusive list of oil and gas producers, has decided to follow Nigeria’s foot print in the development of local content law. The Chairman of Ghanaian Parliamentary Committee for Energy and Mines (Oil & Gas), Mr. Moses Asaga said his country was copying the  Nigerian approach in local content development to create...

OES Integrity is one of the five swamp rigs under Oando Energy Services’fleet management. It is a 3000 HP modern swamp barge equipped with 15,000 psi blowout preventer (BOP) systems. With a Derrick built mast and substructure with static hookload rating of 1.5M lbs and capable of drilling up to 30,000 ft, OES Integrity is highly recommended for drilling exploration,...