Avanco Oil and Gas is an indigenous oil and gas company established to become an industry leader in the provision of energy solutions for oil and gas companies in Africa.

We are a trusted leader and global partner in providing world-class services and products. We assemble and deliver a large combination of consumables, capital equipment and expertise directly to major international and national oil companies in all corners of Africa.


Drilling and Completion Services


Avanco is a representative of world-renowned rig manufacturers. Our partners are well known for crafting the world’s strongest and most enduring rigs. Our rigs reputation for unparalleled strength and durability has more and more major international and national oil companies specifying Avanco. We also provide complete rig packages and start to finish guidance on selection as well as delivery of drilling rigs. We are committed to delivering hardworking, safe and dependable rigs.

We provide everything from a comprehensive line of products for conventional completion in benign reservoir applications to engineered and integrated completion systems for complex and challenging environments. Our drilling and completions/workover supervisors have experience in all aspects of directional drilling, conventional and non-conventional well completions.

Our services cover:


  • Drilling Operations and Well Control
  • Drilling Project and Risk Management


  • Advanced Completions
  • Cased-Hole Evaluations
  • Coiled Tubing Operations
  • Heavy Oil Production Using Steam Injection
  • Integrated Production Systems
  • Sand Control
  • Problem Well Analysis
  • Production Engineering and Operations


Procurement Services

We are original equipment manufacturers’ representative for a variety of world-class oil industry products and equipment and offer post installation after sales service with provision for in country stock holding/inventory for prompt or just-in time delivery of critical service spares. We have the reach and means to procure materials from around the world through a wide supplier/stockists network worldwide. Our mills are ISO9001 listed and have American Petroleum Institute (API 5L and API5CT) accreditation.

Unlike Avanco, most local conventional suppliers enter the supply chain at various points in the procurement phase and leave after the supply phase, with many services subcontracted. It is our belief that this strategy significantly limits the opportunities for both the supplier and the client for obtaining the best value.

Our procurement services includes but is not limited to the following areas:

  • OCTG, Carbon Steel/Seamless Line Pipes & Drilling Equipment
  • Rotating Equipment (Pumps and Compressors)
  • Instrumentation & Flow Control Products
  • Pipe Fittings, Stud Bolts & Flanges
  • Valves
  • Heavy Duty Equipments.


Oil & Gas Facility
Maintenance Services


Avanco provides scalable, integrated operations & maintenance (“O&M”) resources and services during a facility’s lifecycle in virtually any location in Africa, including established oil & gas fields or newly developed remote areas.

With the combined experience from Avanco and its international partners, companies benefit from an unrivalled understanding of how, when and where to apply the most effective operational methods and specialist maintenance technology. Our thorough knowledge of the major types of oil and gas plant, equipment and components means that otherwise disparate and specific maintenance activities can be consolidated, coordinated and managed by a trusted independent partner.

Avanco provides maintenance for:


  • Production facilities
  • Meter stations
  • Flow stations
  • Compressor stations
  • Pump stations
  • Integrated gas handling facilities


Training & Consultancy

Avanco’s Consultancy and Training Services, provides competence consultancy, training and assurance services to the upstream sector of the oil & gas industry.
We have witnessed first hand the importance of quality and effective training delivery‚ and the critical aspects of assuring competence in the workplace. These observations have led us to understand the importance for organizations to have a well trained‚ productive and safe workplace. We can
 identify where workforce competence can be enhanced; deliver training
 and development programs to fill gaps and address competence
 assurance requirements on an ongoing basis.
Our primary services spans across a diverse range of fields: exploration and production, drilling, gas. We have experienced and qualified staff in every aspect of our operations.

We offer the following training programs:

  • Site-specific Training.
  • Competency Based Training and Assessment (CBTA)
  • Management system development
  • Operations Design Input and Hazard Identification
  • On-the-job coaching and mentoring‚ pre-production start-up coaching and post start-up mentoring
  • On-site consultation services to advise on best practice operating methods and procedures‚ by identifying any shortfalls in current work practices and offering productivity improvement solutions