||OIM was set up to operate in India (formerly known as Oceanic Oilfield Services Private Limited) and the Middle East
||Crew strength grew to over 500 skilled members
||Crew strength grew to over 1,000 personnel; OIM implemented its proprietary Crew Management System to manage its growing workforce
||South East Asia office was opened to support Middle East operations where OIM became the top resource management service provider in the offshore drilling sector
||OIM received its first contract in the South East Asia region
||One of the crew teams completed 10 consecutive years with a single customer.
||Gulf Capital invested in OIM, acquiring an 80% stake
||OIM continues to grow its operations within key market regions, while increasing its presence in Africa and South East Asia by opening new offices.