Date: May 24, 2012
Venue: Eko Hotel and Suites
The Nigerian Chamber of shipping in collaboration with Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited held a workshop to view the challenges of indigenous operators in the upstream industry with the theme: ''Capacity Building for Marine Development through Nigerian equipment ownership and domestication'' and to seek a way out of the challenges through the assistance of relevant regulatory authorities.
The workshop was attended by National Petroleum Investment Management Services (NAPIMS), Nigerian Maritime and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and the Presidency. The result of the event has initiated a synergy with the Chamber of Shipping to ensure authentic growth and participation of genuine operators in having first refusal of contract in the upstream marine services of the oil and gas sector.