Falcon Petroleum Limited added another feather to its corporate hat as a clear force to be reckoned with in the Nigerian Oil and Gas industry, following her award for the „Best Gas Pipeline Construction, Gas Distribution & Equipment Conversion Services Company of the year 2013‟ by the Institute for Government Research & Leadership Technology in Abuja.
Speaking at the 2013 African Governance & Corporate Leadership Awards ceremony in Abuja, the CEO of the Institute for Government Research & Leadership Technology Ambassador Moses Essien stated that the award was given to Falcon Petroleum Limited based on the company‟s clear expertise in the fields of Natural Gas distribution and pipeline construction, world-class operational excellence, evident commitment to safety and quality, and overall corporate general performance.
at Falcon Petroleum, we view our operations within our Natural Gas franchise zone as a national developmental assignment and an opportunity to make significant contributions towards the full industrialization of our great nation NigeriaProf. Joseph Ezigbo
Receiving the award on behalf of the company, the Managing Director Prof. Joseph Ezigbo emphasized his gratitude to God for the continued growth and achievements of Falcon from inception. He also thanked the Institute for their unrelenting and transparent efforts in recognizing and promoting indigenous firms who, against all odds, are committed to this great nation and people. In his words, Prof. Ezigbo said “at Falcon Petroleum, we view our operations within our Natural Gas franchise zone as a national developmental assignment and an opportunity to make significant contributions towards the full industrialization of our great nation Nigeria”.
In his opening remarks, Prof. Ben Nwabueze SAN, CON, former Education Minister and the council member of the Institute for Government Research & Leadership Technology stressed the need for good governance in the country. This was also buttressed by Dr. Mourtada Deme the Country Director for United Nations Democratic Governance for Development who particularly emphasized the need for good Leadership as exemplified by Falcon.
Falcon Petroleum Limited is a wholly-indigenous downstream service company providing a range of Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC), Natural gas Distribution and Maritime Support Services to the Oil & Gas Industry in Nigeria. The company was established by Prof. Joseph Ezigbo and his amiable wife Audrey Joe-Ezigbo and has been in operations since 4th June 1994. In close to its twenty years of operations, Falcon Petroleum Limited has maintained an unwavering commitment to customer-centered operations, safety, Engineering Excellence and Quality Workmanship which has resulted to its dynamic growth and evident achievements within the industry to date.
Falcon Petroleum Limited has proven to be a visionary indigenous organization that recognizes the strategic significance of quality in the achievement of its business success PRESS RELEASE and long-run sustainability.
This is evidenced by the recent certification of its Quality Management System to the ISO 9001:2008 international standard for Quality.