Africa Oilfield Logistics Ltd announce that its 49% owned subsidiary Ardan Risk & Support Services ('Ardan') has signed a contract with Weatherford Drilling International Ltd, a subsidiary of Weatherford International Ltd ('Weatherford'), to provide camp management, catering and medical support to its 120 person camp in Turkana, Kenya. Ardan has won a number of contracts with international oil & gas, drilling, engineering and exploration companies operating in East Africa, and is advancing its strategy of becoming the leading provider of support services and logistics in Africa.
Pursuant to the terms of the contract, Ardan will provide full camp management and catering services to the 120 permanent staff members at Weatherford's drilling camp. This will result in Ardan providing ground supervision, cleaning and laundry services and delivering three high quality meals per day, per camp member. In addition, Ardan will provide high-tech medical support with a containerised consultation room with resuscitation capabilities, which together with the fully qualified medical personnel that Ardan will supply, and access to Ardan's fleet of ambulances located in the region, will ensure high standards of emergency and general healthcare.