Operations Manager


Our first priority is to invest in the Angolan people and local content. We are looking forward to investing more in training.
Read The Full Interview

in figures

Angolisation rateMore than 80%

ISQapave was founded in 2005 as a joint venture between Portugal’s ISQ and France’s Apave. The company is the largest inspection company in Angola. ISQapave has supported Angola in some of its most emblematic projects, including building roads, bridges and downstream assets. It is the first Angolan company to be awarded ABS’s ISO 9001-2015 certification. The company owns local labs to support its operations.

Primary services: The company provides certification, quality assurance, quality control and mechanical inspections, non-destructive testing and training services. 

Key clients: BP, Sonangol, Friedlander, Sonagas, Cimenfort Industrial and Ponticelli.

Company strategy: ASQapave aims to boost and diversify their offerings and explore new sectors such as mining. The company also aims to increase its footprint in non-destructive testing.

Local content: The company actively works to transfer knowledge to the local community in advanced non-destructive testing and new technologies.

Company website: www.isqapave.com


Quality control and new training in Angola TEY_post_Ognen-ANDREEVSKI
Angola - December 14, 2023

Ognen Andreevski, operations manager of ISQapave, talks to The Energy Year about the company’s training efforts in Angola, the…

ISQapave a one-stop shop in Angola Jorge CORREIA
Angola - February 22, 2022

Jorge Correia, managing director of ISQapave, talks to The Energy Year about the likely impact of renewed upstream activity on…

Marcos de SOUSA Former Manager ISQAPAVE ANGOLA
Angola - May 04, 2021

Marcos de Sousa, then-manager of ISQapave Angola and now head of ISQ Group subsidiaries controlling, talks to The Energy Year…

Angola - November 08, 2017

Miguel Dias Correia, the CEO of ISQapave, talks to TOGY about the glut of oil production worldwide, the outlook for the business…