ENGR. ONATAZE EROURE TATA MESSIRIExecutive Director - Technical Services
Tata is a very experienced professional with B.Sc. Electrical Engineering (1976), University of Lagos. He served variously as Chair of COREN Delta State, and Member, Council of the Regulation of Engineering Practice in Nigeria in 1998. He has worked with Texaco Overseas, Petroleum Co. of Nigeria, as Electrical Maintenance Supervisor, Schlumberger Nig. Ltd. as Wire Logging Engineer and Delta Steel Co. Ltd. as Techno-Economist.
In the public sector, he served as Special Assistant (Technical) to Commissioner for Power and Energy, Delta State, Senior Special Assistant (Project Monitoring) to the Governor, and in 2009 as Senior Special Assistant (DTSG/OPTS) to Governor, Delta State. He was part of the effort to expand electricity distribution network and to scale up the use of methanol as a cooking fuel in Delta State.
Tata have been very active in the energy sector and undertook review of the Gas Master Plan, for the Senate Committee on Gas Resources (2008), undertook Project Feasibility and Conceptual Design Studies for the Pilot Project on Gas Utilization: Construction of LPG & Methanol Plants in Delta State (2013). Tata therefore bring a lot of innovative ideas and technology mix to our team at palliative ventures.