Welcome to Ciscon

CISCON NIGERIA LIMITED is a 100% Nigerian owned company. It provides a wide range of services to the oil and gas, and solid minerals industries.

From its humble beginning in 1986, CISCON now operates from four centres - its Headquarters in Port Harcourt and branch offices in Warri, Lagos and Houston. The Houston office serves as a coordination centre for external equipment sourcing, inspection and procurement as well as staff training. The Port Harcourt and Warri offices provide Geological, Engineering, Training and Consulting services, while the Lagos office serves as a Liaison centre.

In accordance with our operations maxirn - Focusing on Excellence, CISCON is committed to delivery of quality services to all its clients in the safest, cost-effective and most efficient way possible. CISCON's Quality Management System conforms to ISO 9001:2008, ISO TS 29001, API Spec Ql and we have been duly certified by the American Petroleum Institute (API). We also have monogram licenses for API spec 5CT and API spec 7-1.

CISCON has also completed the TRACE International due diligence review and is now a certified member of Transparency Agents and Contracting Entities International (TRACE).

With a staff strength of over 220, composed of some of the finest professionals in their respective fields, CISCON is equipped for the challenges of today and poised for those of the future, in the Oil and Gas and Solid Minerals Industries.

Putting the well-being of people first, Safety ranks next as a major important area of Ciscon's day-to-day concern.

Ciscon is fully committed to and provides safe systems of work, safe equipment, personal protective equipment and appropriate training to its entire staff and contractors' employees and other members of the public who are involved in its operations. The company's monthly Quality, Health, Safety and Environment (QHSE) meetings help to refocus and continuously stress the company's concern about quality, safety, health and the environment to our entire staff.


CISCON will be one of the best Oil Field Services Companies.


To secure our future through the provision of top quality and consistent professional services, locally and internationally, while protecting the environment and improving the lives of people.

Our core values


Continuously strive to improve the well-being of our staff and community at large.

Customer Service

Develop lasting partnerships by delivering best in class services to our clients.


Committed to doing the best job possible in our field.


Act loyally with dedication and the right work attitude as part of a winning team.


Conduct our lives with honor and dignity and be truthful to one another.


Encourage open communication and be open to the ideas of others.

Quality policy

It is the policy of CISCON NIGERIA LIMITED in line with its vision and core values to provide satisfactory services to its customers following agreed requirements while continually reviewing its activities to ensure compliance with applicable regulations as well as meet expectations of its shareholders and clients.


1986 – First Indigenous equipped Tubular Running Services company in Nigeria.
1987 – Awarded first Tubular Running Services job by Ashland Oil in June.
1988 – Moved into her new over 7 acres facility.
2001 – Ran the longest Expandable Sand Screen (ESS) in Imo River 63 for SPDC
2001 – First Indigenous Well Completions company in Nigeria, to successfully handle a Well Completions Module, in a major offshore project – the ongoing Shell EA project.
2001 – Achieved Shell EA first oil production on the 17th of December, and has since completed 33 other wells
2002 – Executed EA5A – the world’s first monobore 3 zone intelligent Completion
2003 – First Indigenous company to provide mudlogging services in the Deep Offshore.
2005 – First Indigenous company to own and operate a hydraulic hammer system (S-90) for onshore and offshore conductor pilling.
2006 – First indigenous company to provide slickline services in the Deep Offshore
2007 – ISO 9001:2000 certified which has been upwardly reviewed to ISO 9001:2008 in 2010
2009 – Delivered the first high rate gas well completion for SPDC
2010 – Moved into its 2.22 hectares facility in the Warri area; located at Ekpan, Delta State
2010 – API ISO 9001:2008 certified
2010 – ISO TS 29001 certified
2010 – API Spec Q1 certified

Coming Soon!

Shawley Coker
Chairman/Managing Director

Shawiey Coker is the Chairman/Managing Director of CISCON Nigeria Limited with over 30 years international and domestic experience in the oil industry. On completion of his education at the Mississippi State University, in Starkville, USA, where he graduated from the School of General Business, prior to setting up CISCON, he worked in the United States, Europe, Africa and the Middle East, holding Engineering and Management positions in various multinational oil service companies. He sits on the Board of numerous companies. He is also a member of the governing council of the Nigerian Content Development & Monitoring Board (NCDMB), inaugurated on the 3rd of September, 2010.


Dr Joe Ejedawe
General Manager, Geological Services

Joe Ejedawe brings a rich experience in exploration geology, teaching and research to consultancy practice in Ciscon. He was a founding member of Kragha & Associates, from where he joined the academic staff of the University of Benin and later, Shell. He retired from Shell in 2007 and, after working briefly as Geological Adviser with Ciscon Nigeria Ltd, and Skangix Petroleum Limited, and as Exploration Manager for Energia Petroleum, co-founded and managed Ejedawe & Partners Nigeria Limited, from where he was invited to join Ciscon. His experience covers 46 years of diversified activity with main focus on regional geological studies and prospectivity analysis in Shell E&P globally. His expertise spans projects in Nigeria, Gabon, Brunei, Sakhalin, South Caspian, Algeria and Middle East. He has published over 70 international and proprietary industry papers and reports.

He is a founding member of Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists (NAPE), of which he is a fellow, and a past Editor in Chief. He is a member of Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (NMGS), and American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) for which he served as Advisory Council representative for Africa. He is a registered geoscientist with the Council of Nigerian Mining Engineers and Geoscientists (COMEG), and the recipient of NMGS Reyment Award for consistent Technical Excellence in soft rock geology of Nigeria.


Sam U. Orugboh
General Manager Finance

Sam Orugboh has been with CISCON for over 10 years and he is currently the Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining CISCON Nigeria Limited, he was a Senior Partner with White-Orugboh & Associates Accounting Firm in the United States. He also has had over 20 years experience as an Oil & Gas Accountant in the United States. He holds a Post Graduate degree in Management from the University of Houston, USA and a professional certificate as a Certified Public Accountant in the United States.


Boni Akpan
General Manager, Well Services

Boni Akpan assumed management duties at CISCON Nigeria Limited after serving as the International Marketing Manager at CISCON Inc., Houston. Prior to joining CISCON, he held several Engineering and Management positions with Flopetrol and Schlumberger Services in France, Scotland, Middle-East and the United States. He holds a Post-graduate degree in Petroleum Engineering and Engineering Management. He has 30 years International and Domestic experience in the oil industry and he is a published author on technical issues with Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) where he has been a member for over 30 years.


Yomi Orenuga
General Manager- Engineering Services.

Yomi Orenuga joined Ciscon Nigeria Limited in February 2014 with nearly 30 years of Oil & Gas industry experience within the TOTAL Group. He worked in several divisions of TOTAL, including drilling & completion, offshore production, offshore terminal operations, crude oil sales, natural gas development & monetisation, IPP and oilfield development. He managed several onshore and offshore rigs, and was DGM Usan Deepwater Development Project until late 2010 when he was appointed GM Nigerian Content in TOTAL E&P Nigeria. His career in TOTAL included postings to Angola, Cameroon, France and the UK.

He is past Chairman, SPE Section 61 and past Secretary-General, Nigerian Gas Association. He was Honorary Lecturer at the Institute of Petroleum Studies, University of Port-Harcourt teaching Petroleum Project Management and served in the Presidential Task Force on Contract Processing in Nigerian Oil & Gas industry. He has attended numerous technical and management programs and presented papers at major International Oil & Gas Conferences.

He obtained post-graduate degree in Petroleum Engineering from Institut Français du Petrole (IFP), France and LL.B. degree in 1999. He was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2002. He speaks English and French, and is a member of several professional bodies.

Technical Partners

Ciscon, in the desire to offer excellent services to the oil and gas industry have a good working relationship with highly technical companies in the United States. Some of these companies are:


Ciscon has been in partnership with Schlumberger for about 10 years, running their different Liner Hangers and Completion Systems.

Schlumberger is the world's leading supplier of technology, integrated project management and information solutions to customers working in the oil and gas industry worldwide

Forum Energy Technologies.

Similarly, Ciscon has been representing Forum Energy Technologies in Nigeria for over ten (10) years. WForum Energy Technologies (FET) was formed in the summer of 2010 in a five-way merger among Forum Oilfield Technologies, Triton Group, Subsea Services International, Global Flow Technologies and Allied Technology. Since then we have grown through acquisition and organically.
Superior Energy Services:

Superior Energy Services delivers complete well completions packages based on the latest technology and supported by evaluated experience. Superior in a joint venture agreement with Ciscon provide effective sand-face and conventional well completion services in any downhole condition. Other equipment offer include: Slotted Liners, Screens, Pre-Packed Screens, Expandable Sand Screens (ESS), External casing packers and Swell Packers.

Stratagraph, Inc.

Established in 1961, Stratagraph is one of the pioneers in the mud logging industry. For over thirty-nine years we have consistently improved our capabilities to monitor, record, and display drilling functions. In this technological age, research and development is vital for any company wanting to stay competitive and to assume a leadership position. Our commitment to the future is absolute. Each member of our staff is dedicated and committed to improving and enhancing our services and discovering innovative directions for tomorrow.

One reason Stratagraph is able to consistently outperform the competition is due in large part to our flexibility. We are able to custom-design software and hardware configurations for any of our customers requirements. From a field development project to the most volatile high pressure exploration well, we have the equipment and qualified personnel to handle any project. We are unsurpassed in not only the number of wells logged, but also in the footage logged in the Gulf of Mexico and coastal plain. Operations world wide include Western Africa and Mexico.
McCoy Drilling and Completions Equipment (Formerly Superior Manufacturing & Hydraulics, Inc)

Superior Manufacturing & Hydraulics, Inc., was established in 1980 with one goal in mind, to offer the oilfield marine, mining, forestry, fishing, and construction industry products and service at a fair price from a company that stands behind its work.

Our service and re-manufacturing division offers a wide range of products and services. From system design and fabrication to 24-hour on site service, Superior Manufacturing & Hydraulics, Inc. offers unsurpassed dedication and experience to industries dependent on hydraulic systems.

During the years we have held fast to those principles, expanding those same ideals to our CLINCHER Products Division. We established this division to meet the needs of service companies requiring equipment to fill specific needs which were not currently being met in the marketplace.

We are a leading designer and manufacturer of "high tech" tubular connection equipment. Throughout our history we have strived to produce equipment that meets or exceeds our customer's needs and expectations.

It is our goal to administer a full team commitment towards quality, with emphasis on excellence, in manufacturing, service, and 100% customer satisfaction.

Take a minute and browse through our website then visit our contact page. Let us know if there is a special need or service that we can help you with.