Nestoil deliver results not reasons
Nestoil has demonstrated project excellence in all of its ventures, employing a team of highly skilled and goal-driven professionals to deliver first class solutions to industry problems
Writer Emily Jarvis
Project manager Sheridan Halls
Nestoil Plc was incorporated in Nigeria in 1991 for the provision of Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) services to the energy and oil and gas industry. Since then, Nestoil has grown to become the leading indigenous EPC provider for major IOCs (International Oil Companies) in Sub-Saharan Africa for National Petroleum Company (NNPC), Shell, Exxon Mobil, Chevron and Total.
Employing highly dedicated, skilled and goal-driven professionals and using unique and innovative technology, Nestoil Plc delivers excellent, first class and cost effective solutions to industry problems. Nestoil’s policy is to use the best resources, with stringent supervision that assures safe working conditions and excellent quality.
The company are also committed to the optimisation of local content in all aspects of their business and the growth of their workforce and host communities. Nestoil offer onshore and offshore services including Civil Works, Dredging, Manifold and Flowstation, River Crossing, Pipeline Construction.
Indeed, Nestoil has earned its reputation as a company with world class project execution capacity during the past 23 years of operation in the Nigerian Oil and Gas industry. Nestoil has invested heavily in the development of its human and material capacity. In terms of equipment and facilities, Nestoil is second to none. Sitting on several hectares of land, their fabrication yard in the Industrial Area at Abuloma Port Harcourt is among the top three best yards in Nigeria, sitting on several hectares of land.
Nestoil’s strength lies in providing a complete project package; from initial planning through to design, procurement, construction and installation of new oil process facilities, start up operations and maintenance to perhaps outages/ shutdowns. They develop projects from the concept stage through to implementation.
“We are truly indigenous and proudly Nigerian”
With communication network and contact offices spread nationally and internationally, Nestoil’s vision is to become an international oil and gas service company that provides services of international standards. With a mission to create value in the form of innovative, cost effective EPC solutions deriving from technical leadership, quality service and client partnerships, it is little wonder than Nestoil are committed to retaining their reputation for integrity.
The activities of Nestoil are centred on the objective of becoming a first class Nigerian EPC Company with international posture. The company already provides these services for major-industry players in Sub-Saharan Africa, retaining a prestigious position among other indigenous businesses in the Nigerian oil and gas sector.
Ernest Nnaemeka Azudialu, the current CEO, is driven to optimise the value created for clients by deploying a unique combination of highly skilled, goal driven professionals and cutting edge technology, whilst still embracing the local content policies ingrained in all aspects of our business activities.
With the benefit of its pedigree as a multifaceted oil and gas services company, Nestoil is vigorously perusing a programme of acquisition of oil block, including oil wells that are ready for production. This is done through Nestoil’s sister company Gobowen E&P Limited.
“Quality, Health, Safety and Environment is a top priority”
By ensuring that QHSE (Quality, Health, Safety and Environment) remains a top priority for the management of each employee, in addition to maintaining compliance with all applicable laws and regulations within their area of operation, Nestoil continue to meet environmental targets and initiatives.
The company have adopted these health and safety measures to ensure that they achieve best practice when it comes to preventing an accident. Any activities that are found to be unsafe, unhealthy or insecure with negative impact or potential harm are stopped immediately and remain stopped until the necessary corrections are in place.
With their Quality System meeting the ISO 9001:2008 award, Nestoil strive to constantly review and revise their policies to promote a higher standard across all company operations.
“Nothing less than the best”
Nestoil pride themselves on being a global company for all people with a welcome desire to contribute towards making the business the best it can be. “We are proud of our multi-cultural and multi-national landscape of professional team players and highly motivated employees. Nestoil is a global company for all people.”
The company’s first major project was awarded in 1998 by Shell (SPDC), the Edjeba Sewage Treatment Plant in Warri. The project was executed successfully and today the plant is still in active use at the SPDC Edjeba complex. It received an award from Shell for excellence in quality and safety. This achievement was a significant landmark in the life of the company and a boost to the national economy. Since then, Nestoil’s reputation as a local company with world class project execution has secured them multimillion dollar projects.
Nestoil has demonstrated that it is a market leader in project management, design and construction management of a new build and upgrade and modification projects for oil and gas production facilities. The company has a proven track record and capability in the procurement and installation of new oil processing facilities. Additionally, the business also renders consultancy and project management services to smaller companies in the industry as part of its local content development initiative.