30 November 2015, Sweetcrude, Houston – Nigeria seeks to partner with Houston’s well known size of Original Equipment Manufacturers to set up facilities for manufacturing and services in the oil and gas sector in the country. Mr. Denzil Kentebe, Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board will address the Houston community
and potential OEM’s at the “Nigeria Content Investment Forum”, an initiative powered by SweetCrudeReports.
This is a highly anticipated investment event during the Offshore Technology Conference in 2016.
The Forum was created to serve as a platform to bring Nigerian oil and gas SMEs who have manufacturing pedigree together with international original equipment manufacturers of components, including but not limited to upstream development,
upstream operations and logistics, downstream and mainstream.
The forum will stimulate collaboration between Nigerian SMEs and the OEMs towards local manufacture of key inputs
of oil and gas production, transportation, and distribution.
The forum will enable credible stakeholders to share experiences, identify possible synergies in the various areas of operation so that professionals and entrepreneurs alike can collaborate to develop and optimize Nigeria’s hydrocarbon
asset as well as those in other Sub-Saharan African countries.
In addition, the forum will showcase the gains of the Nigerian Content Act and the opportunities for collaboration,
growth and development contained therein.
The Nigeria Content Investment Forum is scheduled to hold on Saturday, May 2nd, 2016 at the opening weekend of the Offshore Technology Conference at 3:00 PM The Houstonian Hotel – Aspen Hall.
*NCIF press statement