The Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development act, in line with the implementation framework for the Nigerian Content Policy of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, has established a mandate to govern matters pertaining to Nigerian Content Development in the Industry. Oceon is very proud to be counted as a demonstration of the success the act has achieved in developing Nigerian to be world class engineers and professionals in offshore engineering, an industry that is extremely sophisticated.

This has provided an unencumbered drive in addressing the challenges of promoting indigenous participation in Oil and Gas activities.

Oceon is committed to doing business in such a way as to comply with various Nigerian Content Development directives and provide optimal benefit to the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry and the Nigerian economy in general utilising local Nigerian resources.

It is our policy to fully domicile our services to be carried out in Nigeria using pool of qualified Nigerian engineers so as to develop of the energy industry in Nigeria.

Currently, eighty five (85%) of our Engineering is done by Nigerians in Nigeria. It is our company’s policy to increase this percentage continually.

To further enhance Nigerian Content Development, our project management offices are located in Nigeria with our personnel continually trained. Fresh graduates are recruited and trained both inside and outside Nigeria to meet and exceed the challenges that may arise in the course of work execution.

Oceon has developed an action plan in maximizing the Nigerian Content. These are:

  • The Nigerian workforce will not go below 85% of total workforce.
  • 100% of all Work done shall be performed in Nigeria and 85% of all work done shall be performed by Nigerians.
  • Workforce will remain under the mentorship of the expatriates for effective technology acquisition.
  • Oceon fully utilizes locally manufactured products, materials and consumables relevant to her operations. These materials and consumables are to be procured locally.
  • Design verification of all designs including documentation shall be performed with the support of Nigerian resources.

Oceon is dedicated to the development of communities where it operates. Our activities are organized, planned and executed in such manner as to: create cordial relationships with host communities, contribute in improving their standard of living and the employment of qualified and semi-qualified youths of these communities.