Oilserv Limited, a leading Oil & Gas EPCIC (Pipeline & Facilities) Company in Nigeria has partnered with Innoson vehicle manufacturing (IVM) to develop local content.
This is coming few months after Innoson Vehicles Manufacturing Company (IVM) announced its readiness to partner with Nnamdi Azikiwe University (UNIZIK), Awka engineering department to achieve its manufacturing vision.
Since inception in 1992, Oilserv has been in the fore-front of promoting and developing local content and human capacity in the Oil/Gas and other sectors of the economy.
The beginning of second quarter 2020 till date, Oilserv has transacted over N600M with INNOSON motors. The transactions spanned ANOH, AKK Project and corporate use in support of local capacity and part of her contributions towards Nigerian Content as she promotes local vehicle manufacture in Nigeria.
In a statement to journalist, Chief Innocent Chukwuma said that: “The Partnership with Oilserv will not only help Nigeria but also Africa as a whole because anywhere Oilserv uses IVM vehicles for every engineering and construction projects embarked on in the country. This constitutes 90 per cent of their fleet”.
While Dr Emeka Okwosa, Chairman of the company in a statement said “The partnership between our company will see the local vehicle manufacturer, IVM, supply Nigerian locally produced vehicles to Oilserv Limited for official and operational.
Innoson Motors, has been looking to dominate the Nigeria automobile market with locally made vehicles. This is to ensure that Nigerians embrace Nigeria made vehicles and let go of the foreign ones.
Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing is a Nigerian automobile and bus manufacturing company. It was founded in 2007 by Innocent Chukwuma Nwala, and runs a plant in Nnewi in the state of Anambra. Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing is nicknamed Pride Of African Road. 1st Made-in-Africa automobile brand to have sold 10,000 automobiles after 8 years it launched.
About Oliserv Ltd
Oilserv Limited is an Oil & Gas EPCIC (Pipeline & Facilities) Company incorporated in 1992 and commenced business in 1995 with the mission to provide Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Installation, Commissioning, Fabrication, Upgrade, Repairs, Maintenance and Project Management to the Multinational, Local Oil & Gas and Power Companies in Nigeria and Africa.