A World-leading
Organisation


OIM is a leader in the Inspection Industry
for the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical,
Marine and Renewable Energy sectors.

Ocean Inspection & Maintenance (OIM) is head-quartered in Singapore, with branches internationally, including in Angola, Nigeria, Gabon and other parts of West Africa. We are a world-leading organisation, providing specialist sub-sea engineering services and innovative solutions to the international oil and gas industry, both offshore and onshore.

OIM was set up in Cape Town, South Africa in 2018 in order to meet a growing demand for topside inspection and maintenance in the international oil and gas industry. Leveraging the expertise of OAI as well as that of our founders, our model of providing innovative, cost effective and outstanding service will allow us to deliver in any environment.

Our passion for innovation and committment to succeed, are ingredients that have stood us in good stead. Our well-established networks throughout Sub-Saharan Africa ensure that we have the perfect team and expertise to facilitate the smooth delivery on all our projects. Our collaborative approach ensures that we forge strong relationships and partnerships with several companies across the globe.

Our Mission


Our mission is to provide exceptional services as well as creative, cost effective solutions to meet all our client’s needs. We are committed to providing the highest level of professionalism, service response, and quality workmanship.

  • We believe that providing outstanding service does not have to come at a premium.
  • We believe in actively seeking out new developments in technology and making them accessible to local markets.
  • We believe in working closely with our clients and partners to achieve success.
  • We believe in the development of skills in all of the regions in which we operate. We are committed to partnering with local communities and upskilling local labour forces.
  • We believe in service excellence and are committed to offering our customers an unparalleled experience.
  • We believe in being driven by the core values of care, integrity, passion, ingenuity, collaboration and excellence.
  • We believe that the innovative and affordable solutions we provide will enable our client’s assets to deliver consistent operational excellence.

Our Vision


OIM was founded with the vision of providing innovative and affordable solutions to enable our clients assets to deliver consistent operational excellence through practical and profitable processes.

To appropriate our vast experience and cutting-edge technologies safely and reliably improve performance in the field. To become the preferred and trusted partner committed to providing innovative technical expertise in order to enhance the quality and safety of our clients’ assets and infrastructures while improving the reliability of their operations.

Our Team


Richard Andrews Managing Director
Nicholas Wienand Operations Director &
IRATA Technical Authority
Ivan Gradidge Business Development Director
Graeme Stead QA / QC Inspection Manager
Defania Isabel OIM Angola, Branch Manager
Clayten Loxton Technical Co-ordinator