Category Archives: Regions


New contract: HUSAB (Swakop Uranium Mine)

Located near Swakopmund on the west coast of Namibia, Swakop Uranium’s Husab Project is the largest in-situ, and highest grade, granite-hosted uranium deposit in Namibia, and currently the third-largest uranium-only deposit in the world. The Husab uranium deposit is located approximately 45 kilometres northeast of Namibia’s main port, Walvis Bay, and within the Erongo region, an area that holds several world-class uranium deposits and mines, including Rössing Uranium (primary granite hosted uranium) and Langer Heinrich mine (secondary palaeo-channel hosted uranium).  Omega Security Services (Namibia) commenced with this contract on the 15th of March 2013.

From Left:  Mr. Johan van Vuuren (Omega General Manager Namibia), Mr. JP Bamptom (HUSAB Security Supervisor), Mr. Vivian Wolmann (HUSAB Security Manager) and Mr. Heino Schreuder (Omega Security Manager).

Omega Security Services Namibia

Omega Security Services Namibia has been experiencing huge growth the past year under the capable management of the Company General Manager Mr. Johan van Vuuren. The Company has employees in three Regions namely Windhoek, Walvis Bay and Swakopmund. The Company currently provides services to 31 Clients and in the past three months added the following Clients to its customer list:

• HUSAB (Swakop Uranium)

• Pupkewitz Mega Tech

• Etosha Transport

• Mass Cash (Cash and Carry)

• Model Pick and Pay

• Namibia Poultry Industries (NPI)

Service Excellence at Barloworld Equipamentos

Alda Afonso, Barloworld Equipamentos Health-and Safety Officer & Patrolman Jose Lourenço

On 18 April 2013, Patrolman Jose Lourenço was on night duty at the Barloworld Equipamentos Guesthouse in Caponte, Lobito.  

At about 01h47, he detected movements at the front of the residence and went to investigate.

Patrolman Lourenço detected and apprehended an unknown person who entered the premisses illegally. He then called for assistance and managed to detain the latter until the Police arrived.

PM Lourenço’s inisiative and good sense of responsibility was commended by Barloworld Equipamentos Lobito.

Five and Three Year Service Awards: City of Johannesburg Surveillance Centre

On the 26th of April 2013, Five and Three year Certificates of Service, were awarded and handed out to employees that have been in the service of the company for three and five years respectively.

Chief Superintendent Witte and Superintendent Foulds from the Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) attended the function, and congratulated the award recipients and motivated them to continue with the good service they were rendering with regards to the Johannesburg Inner City Macro Surveillance project.

The Client and Omega COJ Surveillance Management personnel socialised with the Award Recipients to show their gratitude and appreciation for all the hard work and commitment shown over the past five years.     

The following are the personnel who received the Five and Three year Certificates of Service:


THREE YEAR AWARDS                                      FIVE YEAR AWARDS

M.D. MAGWAI (Operator) D. MASONGANE (Supervisor)
J.M. TEBELE (Operator) A. NKALA (Supervisor)
D. MAKHANTHISA (Operator) B. J MELATO (Supervisor)
V.P. NKOSI (Operator) M. V MABOKA ((Operator)
M. A. MATHOLE (Acting Supervisor) M.J. MONAKHISI (Operator)
T.Q. RANGOLO (Operator) J. MAHANGWAHAYA (Operator)
N.G. DLAMINI (Operator)  



On the 20th March 2013, Joop de Bruin commenced service at GE Oil & Gas as the Security Manager. Tasks and responsibilities include the provision of a security consulting service as well as the application of Quality Assurance of the security-and driver service providers.  

GE occupies the 12th floor of the ESCOM Building in Cruzeiro, Miramar, Luanda and also has a site inside Sonils Base at the Port of Luanda. Joop’s time and duties are split up between the two sites on a 70% at Sonils and 30% at the ESCOM Building basis.

GE Oil & Gas is a world leader in advanced technologies and services with 37,000 employees in more than 100 countries supporting customers across the industry – from extraction to transportation to end use. The environment, health, safety, quality and integrity are GE’s highest priorities.

We welcome GE Oil & Gas as a valued customer.

On the left, Mr Niel Gooch the Production/Workshop Manager for GE Oil & Gas and

on the right, Joop de Bruin, Omega Security Manager for GE Oil & Gas.