Based on the realization that Information and Communication Technology is common to all fields of specialization in the Oil and Gas Industry, from Geosciences to drilling Engineering and Petroleum Economics, ICT is presently used for upstream exploration/appraisal of Oil locations to downstream marketing and retailing and for the automation of various aspects of the Oil and Gas industry. The PTDF in line with its mandate, embarked on the development of ICT Centres in educational institutions.
The project is being executed in two phases with 146 and 68 institutions (universities, colleges of education, polytechnics, unity schools, etc) spread across the country under phase I and II respectively.
Components of the project include:
- The ICT building
- V-sat and Computers
- Solar Panel or Generator
- Bore Hole with Over-Head Water Tank.