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GLSN AND GEOFORCE

February 2014

Global Lifting Services Nigeria Geoforce Inc. Together we provide asset management for our clients lifting equipment in West Africa.

We are striving to produce a comprehensive system with a common interface tailored to our clients requirements.

GLSN is a premier supplier of Lifting Equipment and Inspection Services to the Oil & Gas and energy sectors in West Africa.

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GLSN ATTEND TRAINING COURSES

February 2014

IMAGE: Staff at GLSN Training Course

Global Lifting Services Nigeria is pleased to announce that members of staff have attended training courses held by North American Crane Bureau Inc at its facility in Houston Texas USA.

The courses will enable GLSN to achieve its goal of having all of their employees trained to the highest standards. This will ensure that our clients get the best possible service from our staff.

GLSN is a premier supplier of Lifting Equipment and Inspection Services to the Oil & Gas and energy sectors in West Africa.

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ROTARY TOOL/BHA INSPECTION SERVICES

January 2014

IMAGE: Rotary Thread Inspection

Global Lifting Services Nigeria is pleased to announce the start up of a Rotary Thread Inspection Department.

A substantial investment has been made in new equipment for the delivery of this new service along with the appointment of personnel to carry out the service.

We are able to offer inspection services to many specifications and standards including NS-2, DS-1, API.

GLSN is a premier supplier of Lifting Equipment and Inspection Services to the Oil & Gas and energy sectors in West Africa.

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100TE WATER WEIGHT NOW IN PORT HARCOURT

December 2013

IMAGE: 100TE Water Weight

Global Lifting Services Nigeria is pleased to announce the arrival of a 100te water bag to our water weight fleet.

We now have water weights from 5te in size up to 100te this enables us to configure the weights in a number of ways alongside our load cells which go up to 250te.

We also have internal water weights for the load testing of lifeboats, deck sections, gangways or other lifting equipment.

GLSN is a premier supplier of Lifting Equipment and Inspection Services to the Oil & Gas and energy sectors in West Africa.

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LIFTEX 2013

November 2013

IMAGE: LIFTEX 2013

Global Lifting Services Nigeria were pleased to have members of staff (Mr Basil Oraba) attending the LIFTEX Exhibition held at the USN Bolton Arena on the 14th & 15th November 2013.

LIFTEX is the UK's leading lifting exhibition, and the annual meeting place for national and international end users, manufacturers and suppliers to the lifting industry. This year was the 9th event in the series, with well over 600 dedicated attendees.

The show is organised by LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineers Association) and was the largest yet in the history of the show. For the first time, the show was held over two full days.

GLSN is a premier supplier of Lifting Equipment and Inspection Services to the Oil & Gas and energy sectors in West Africa.

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LIEBHERR TRAINING

November 2013

IMAGE: Members of staff at LIEBHERR

Global Lifting Services Nigeria is pleased to have three of their staff members attend the LIEBHERR UK Training Centre for Thorough Examination of Mobile Crane training.

The training course was held at Liebherrs facility in Biggleswade England during November 2013. The course is based on compliance with the CPA Maintenance, Inspection and Thorough Examination Best Practice Guide. The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER) and Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER98) amongst others.

This training will enable GLSN to keep our personnel at the forefront of inspection service provision to the Oil & Gas industry in West Africa.

GLSN is a premier supplier of Lifting Equipment and Inspection Services to the Oil & Gas and energy sectors in West Africa.

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DROPS TRAINING

July 2013

IMAGE: Left to right: Godwin Uzoma and Alan Smith at DROPS.

Global Lifting Services Nigeria are pleased to have a staff member (Mr Godwin Uzoma) attend the “DROPED OBJECT PREVENTION SCHEME” train the trainer course held at their head office in Banchory Aberdeenshire during July 2013. The course was presented by Alan Smith who gave a comprehensive insight to the scheme.

This course will enable GLSN to expand our portfolio of services provided to the Oil & Gas industry in West Africa.

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RIGMAR TRAINING

July 2013

IMAGE: Left to right: Godwin Uzoma and Ray Wilson outside the Rigmar Training Centre.

Global Lifting Services Nigeria staffs were given a tour of Rigmar Training Services new facility by the Managing Director Mr Ray Wilson.

The facility is located in Aberdeen and provides training in various NDE techniques and rope access. The Centre is accredited by the BINDT as well as IRATA and has been awarded ISO 9001:2008 Certification from awarding body Det Norske Veritas (DNV).

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DROPS

June 2013

Global Lifting Services Nigeria joined the “DROPPED OBJECT PREVENTION SCHEME” in June 2013.

DROPS is an industry-wide initiative focused on preventing dropped objects, with the ultimate goal of delivering a second nature dropped objects prevention strategy across our industry. Within the oil and gas industry, everyone knows the potential cost of a dropped object. It’s not just about equipment and lost production. It’s about life!

GLSN is a premier supplier of Lifting Equipment and Inspection Services to the Oil & Gas and energy sectors in West Africa.

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ALBA TRAINING

June 2013

IMAGE: Godwin Uzoma at ALBA Training.

Global Lifting Services Nigeria are pleased to have a staff member (Mr Godwin Uzoma) attend the ALBA Training Centre for forklift operator training.

The train the trainer course was held at their facility in Cumbernauld Scotland during June 2013. ALBA moved into their new premises in January due to increased in demand for courses.

This training will enable GLSN to expand our portfolio of services provided to the Oil & Gas industry in West Africa.

GLSN is a premier supplier of Lifting Equipment and Inspection Services to the Oil & Gas and energy sectors in West Africa.

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LEEA ROADSHOW

June 2013

IMAGE: Left to right: Bruce Strachan with Godwin Uzoma at the LEEA Roadshow.

Global Lifting Services Nigeria were pleased to have members of staff (Mr Godwin Uzoma & Mr Bruce Strachan) attending the LEEA Road Show held in Aberdeen on 26th June 2013. A seminar on “What documentation should I get with my goods” was very informative and clarified which certificate the purchaser should be asking for when ordering equipment. Another seminar on the “Use of chainblocks in rigging formation” was followed by question and answer session with the delegates. The event was well attended by delegates from companies supplying lifting equipment and companies who used lifting equipment.

GLSN is a premier supplier of Lifting Equipment and Inspection Services to the Oil & Gas and energy sectors in West Africa.

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IADC

May 2013

Global Lifting Services Nigeria are pleased to have joined the “International Association of Drilling Contractors.”

This will further our commitment to keep abreast of what is going on within our industry.

GLSN is a premier supplier of Lifting Equipment and Inspection Services to the Oil & Gas and energy sectors in West Africa.

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GLOBAL LIFTING SERVICES NIGERIA ANNIVERSARY

May 2012

Global Lifting Services Nigeria is pleased to have been supporting the oil and gas industries in West Africa for 10 years now from its base in Nigeria.

In the last 10 years we have grown to be at the forefront for the provision of lifting equipment inspection services and supply of lifting gear.

From small beginnings we have grown and developed our staff so we can offer a wide scope of services from inspection to supply.

We look forward to the next 10 years and development of more services.

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OILMEN’S INVITATIONAL GOLF TOURNAMENT

November 2010

Global Lifting Services Nigeria is pleased to have sponsored the 3rd hole (par 3) at Air Assault golf course Port Harcourt during the OILMEN’S Golf Tournament.

Refreshments were given out to the players and their caddies during the two day tournament as they made their way around the course. The tournament was well attended and many clients of Global Lifting were seen on both days.

The Global Lifting Services Nigeria sponsored team performed well and finished in a very respectable 3rd place. A very well done to all the teams and players who played in the tournament making it an enjoyable two days.