Our Genesis:

Established in 1984, OCS is an industry leader in the Marine and Offshore services universe. The organization is a joint venture between Planet Investment & Ventures and BW Offshore, the world's second largest Floating Production System Provider, listed at the Oslo stock exchange.

Our operations span across the globe through our group companies, OCS Services DMCC, OCS Services (India) Pvt. Ltd. and OCS Services Pte. Ltd. With these offices in Dubai, India and Singapore we have clearly established ourselves as a world class “Integrated Services” company for the Oil & Gas industry.

We have long-term associations with leading Oil & Gas operators and contractors in 23 countries across Asia, the Americas, Europe, Australia, and Africa. This global footprint allows us to adapt and expand to support our clients across markets, industry verticals and project types.

The OCS Advantage:
We do not compete with those who know the price of everything and the value of nothing. At OCS, our focus is 'creating and delivering value' - for your operations, for your company and your brand. We are the Lowest Total System Cost vendor committed to ensuring maximum uptime yet being competitive in the overall context. With this truly collaborative and partnership spirit, we cater to more than 40 leading E&P clients.

We bring to you:

  • Business Continuity and Brand Protection
  • 30 years of experience - expertise and confidence to deliver the highest levels of service
  • Project Management Capability
  • Risk Management Capability
  • A highly competent and resourceful technical team
  • An extremely motivated, trained and experienced personnel
  • 1800 people on active payroll
  • A database of 3000+ technical manpower deployed worldwide
  • A leadership team comprising of ex-O&G and marine field personnel

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Our Services:

OCS was established in the year 1984 as a technical manpower service provider, catering to the offshore industry in India. Over the years, we established a global footprint and expanded our scope of operations to provide comprehensive Offshore services including project management capabilities in the areas of Total Corrosion Management Services (TCM) and Maintenance, Repairs and Overhauling Services (MRO) to become an 'Integrated Service Provider' for Oil & Gas companies worldwide.

OCS is also one of the leading ‘Total Integrated Crew Management’ companies offering comprehensive selection, training and deployment services for positions and roles across cadre in the Oil & Gas and Marine industry. Our manning services include end-to-end technical manpower and crew management services for rigs, drill ships, FPSOs, production platforms, vessels, corrosion management, maintenance, repairs and overhauling etc. for the upstream and marine industry.

Our offshore offerings include:

We are also making giant strides towards establishing capabilities and capacities for the midstream and downstream requirements in the Oil & Gas industry value chain.

  • OCS (Oilfield Consultant Services), a proprietary of Snehal Oilfield Consultants Services Pvt. Ltd., was established in the year 1984 as a technical manpower supply company, catering to the offshore industry in India
  • 1985: Nortrans Group (founded in Singapore in 1982), diversified into offshore floating production and mooring systems by owning, designing and operating FSO, FPSO, turret and mooring systems
  • 1987, Nortrans establishes its office in Mumbai, primarily as a manning office and to support operations of vessels in and around the Indian subcontinent
  • 1991: First Offshore Oil & Gas Crew for Chicheniza and Uxmal (Permargo International)
  • 2000: Registered OCS Services Ltd. (BVI)
  • 2001
    • Registered Northsea Oilfield Services LLC at Sharjah, UAE
    • OCS joined hands with Nortrans Offshore, with the prime objective of providing Total Integrated Crew Management and support services solutions to both Oil & Gas and Marine industries
    • Prosafe acquired Nortrans Offshore including its shares in OCS Services
    • Established two divisions: Nortrans Marine Services and Oil & Gas Services
  • BW Offshore, a leading global provider of floating production services to the Oil & Gas industry, acquired Prosafe Production including its shares in OCS Services Ltd. (BVI) to become the world's second largest contractor, with a fleet of 15 FPSOs represented in all major oil regions worldwide
  • The company also established the TCM Division with Transocean & Aker and the MRO Division with Tri Ocean, Aban and L&T as the key clients respectively
  • First MRO job of Jacking System inspection, repairs, overhaul & installation
  • First Steel Renewal project with BWO and expansion in MRO services and clients with a global footprint
  • Ongoing successful execution of TCM projects for Transocean
  • Ongoing successful operations of TCM projects for Transocean and Aker & MRO projects for BWO and L&T
  • First project for Sandwich Plating (SPS Overlay) & Vibration Conditioning Monitoring (VCM) with BWO
  • Formation of  OCS Services DMCC - a wholly owned subsidiary in UAE
  • Formation of OCS Services Pte. Ltd. - a wholly owned subsidiary in Singapore
Certification/ Accreditation Milestones:
1. Oil & Gas/ MRO/ TCM in India
  • May 2012: India Operations were certified for Integrated Management Services (IMS) by DNV (MRO/ TCM/ Oil & Gas Manning division)
  • 2003: ISO 9001 – 2000 by DNV
2. Marine Division
  • December 2012: Crew Manning Office Part I & II
  • October 2006: Recruitment and Placement of Seafarers License
  • May 1997: Crew Manning Office Part I – (DNV)
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OCS Services operates through two divisions:
  • Nortrans (Marine Services): Provides Crew Management and other support services including Ship Management services to the Marine industry
  • Oil & Gas Services: Provides Total Integrated Crew Management, Maintenance,  Repairs & Overhauling, and Total Corrosion Management services to the Oil & Gas industry