SOURCE: Quantapoint

Quantapoint

May 24, 2010 07:27 ET

Quantapoint Invests in New Indigenous Nigerian Company to Provide Digital Facility™ Technology and Services to West Africa

Quantapoint Nigeria Ltd. Part of Global Strategic Growth Initiative

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - May 24, 2010) - Quantapoint (http://www.quantapoint.com) -- provider of Digital Facilities™ that improve safety and decision-making for building, managing and upgrading facility assets -- is pleased to announce the creation of a new indigenous Nigerian company in Lagos, Nigeria. The creation of the new company is part of Quantapoint's global strategic growth initiative. The company will employ Nigerian engineers and is owned by Quantapoint, Inc. and local Nigerian investors. Quantapoint Nigeria provides 3D laser scanning technology and services to meet the growing demand in Nigeria and West Africa.

According to John R. Wilson, President and CEO of Quantapoint, Inc., "Quantapoint has performed many projects in West Africa, including the delivery of Digital Facilities for an entire field of offshore platforms and has provided value added services that eliminated many days of barge time. The new Nigerian joint venture highlights our ongoing belief in West Africa as a hub for international oil & gas activity. Our strategic growth initiative also includes a greater global market presence and continued development of next-generation technology and services to build Digital Facilities."

Added Chief (Dr.) Ezekiel Ainabe, Chairman Quantapoint Nigeria, Ltd., "This new company will bring the latest Digital Facility technology to Nigeria to service our growing oil and gas industry. By recruiting and training young Nigerian engineers, Quantapoint Nigeria, Ltd. will provide solutions to the complex issues facing our country using industry-leading 3D laser scanning technology and services, which before now were not available here."

About Quantapoint
Quantapoint provides laser scanning technology and services that help our clients achieve Zero-Defect Projects™. We "digitize" facilities using patented laser scanning technology and then use our award-winning Laser Model™ technology to create a high-resolution Digital Facility™ that can be accessed directly or within various CAD packages. Quantapoint also provides analysis, quality control, documentation and decision support services to eliminate the most common sources of preventable project defects from across the project lifecycle. It is Quantapoint's unique combination of innovative laser scanning technology and professional services that help our clients achieve Zero-Defect Projects™, beating project budgets and schedules by 15% or more and saving millions of dollars and thousands of man-hours. For more information on our technology and services, please visit www.quantapoint.com, e-mail info@quantapoint.com or call +1-412-653-0100.

Contact Information

  • Quantapoint Nigeria, Ltd. Contact Information
    Ukonu Ukonu
    Business Development Consultant
    Telephone: +234 803 7401 782
    E-mail: uukonu@quantapoint.com