The company is poised and strategically positioned to deliver World Class Services in the Oil and Gas sector with its strategic partnership with the VITOL Group.


The VITOL Group is the World's largest independent Energy Trading company.


VITOL Shipping provides world class shipping operations in the management of the Group's supply chain competitively and efficiently.  With commercial and operational offices in located in London, Singapore, Houston, Geneva and Bermuda, the company has a leading strategic and logistic edge in the Global Marketplace. 


VITOL is the largest independent Charterer of Product Tankers in the world, shipping nearly 400million metric tons of Crude Oil and related products in 2012. At any one time, VITOL has over 200 Shipping Tankers on the water performing voyages in either a short term (Spot Market Charter) or long term capacity.


The skills, capacity, competence, experience and vision of this successful company compliments DOTFOL and makes the company a new venture with a truly world class pedigree. 


To further our commitment to promoting domestic shipping and fuel trade, DOTFOL continues to be open to new opportunities.

DOTFOL Oil & Energy Services Limited was incorporated in Nigeria in 1988 as a private liability company to focus on projects and services in the Oil and a Gas Sector.  







The company acquired a Nigerian Maritime and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Certificate to operate as an Oil and Gas Industry Shipping company in 2012 and has successfully provided Vessel Brokerage services to the VITOL Group in Crude lifting.


As a force for change, we have the opportunity to create Nigeria's most respected Trading and Shipping company with interests in:


  • Bunker Fuel Trade

  • Vessel Brokerage

  • Vessel Management

  • Vessel Chartering

  • Technical Services

  • Ship Vetting/ Screening Services

  • Analysis and Research

  • Vessel Sales and Purchase


DOTFOL's primary objective is to maximize local potentials in all its contracts without increasing the risk of delivering on contractual requirements.  To achieve this DOTFOL has outlined a number of steps aimed at enhancing the level of Local content in its projects.  


As a priority, our Partnership agreement gives first consideration to training and employment of Nigerians in all aspects of the business.

About Us
Strategic Partnership

To become a Global Energy Service Company

To become the partner of choice in the Industry

To become the Pioneer in Innovative and Environmentally friendly Business Solutions in the Industry

To become the most Trusted Energy Service provider in the industry

To become the definition of Quality Service in the Oil and Gas indusrty.


Our Vision

ARKHAM Petroleum SA

Our Partners

In view of this, we will -

Conduct ourselves with Integrity and operate by our Corporate Values

Foster an internal environment of trust and mutual collaboration

Focus on Operating Excellence

Employ the use of the most up to date and Equipment and Expertise to provide the 'best in class' solutions.

To provide an invaluable link in the customers supply chain by combining effective solutions.

To operate our business, keeping the safety of the crew, vessel, its cargo and protection of the environment as the top priorities.

To operate ships in compliance with all relevant rules and apply recognized industry standards as appropriate.


Our Mission
Our Resolve