Oil and gas Stakeholders Welcome ‘Team Beleuzi’ Vessel In Lagos
Team Beleuzi, a 100% Nigerian-owned vessel, and first daughter of Team Offshore Nigeria, has been unveiled in Lagos. The ceremony was held at the Naval Dockyard in Lagos. Team Offshore Nigeria is a leading indigenous offshore support service provider in the Nigerian oil and gas industry.
The ceremony was attended by several government officials and distinguished delegates from the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB).
Afolabi Caxton-Martins, Managing Partner at ACAS Law, owners of Team Offshore Nigeria said, “At Team Offshore, our mission has been to focus on maximising our Nigerian content contribution and creating in country value, through investment for growth and local employment. Team Beleuzi, which is a 100% locally owned vessel, highlights our commitment towards value creation through our continuous and increased investment in the maritime sector in Nigeria.”
He explained that Team Beleuzi is a Platform Supply Vessel (PSV) built in 2019 and is currently located in the Nigerian Naval Dockyard in Lagos. Team Beleuzi is designed to transport supplies and equipment to and from offshore installations, in addition to supply drilling equipment, drilling bulks, fluids and pipes.
Mrs. Funke Agbor, partner at ACAS Law owners of Team Offshore was formally named as Team Beleuzi’s Godmother.
By Chibisi Ohakah