WHO WE ARE
At ES-KO, we empower our clients to concentrate solely on their core operations, while we expertly manage all their needs. This dedication extends to providing an extensive array of services and solutions, even in the most remote and challenging environments across the globe.
With over 65 years of experience, an unyielding commitment, and unmatched expertise, we’ve earned a strong reputation as the preferred partner for a wide range of services that include procurement & supply chain, engineering & camp construction, risk assessment & security and catering & support services.
Our multinational team is driven by a shared commitment to excellence and innovation. ES-KO’s highly qualified managerial staff and extensively trained personnel collaborate seamlessly, spanning from our headquarters to ES-KO offices and field operations, to deliver the highest level of service to all our clients.
Our global footprint has enabled us to forge robust partnerships in the sectors of Governmental Agencies, Intergovernmental and Non-governmental Organizations and Energy and Business & Industrial. Corporate Social Responsibility is deeply ingrained in our core values. We are actively dedicated to enriching the quality of life within every community where we have a presence.
1955 - 1990s
1955: ES-KO is founded and specializes in on-board catering services to the shipping industry.
1974: Management of one of the world’s largest logistical and catering contracts of that time: “Trans Gabonese Railway” in Gabon.
1988: First U.N. food supply, warehousing, and distribution contract to support 8,000 multinational troops in Namibia (U.N.T.A.G.).
The company expands in its provision of services with a new typology of clients and services, acquiring large contracts for United Nations Peacekeeping missions, NATO and Governmental agencies.
2003-07: Major UN Contracts for Provision of Food rations and Logistical Support Services in Democratic Republic of Congo, Haiti, Cyprus, Sudan, Western Sahara, Lebanon and Timor-Leste
2010s - 2020s
ES-KO is increasingly involved in an expansion into new business and market sectors, also with an important campaign of company acquisitions and strategic partnerships.
ES-KO expands to serve the Energy and Business & Industrial sector, and in new geographical areas supporting and increasing range of operations.
Emerging from the pandemic as a stronger business, ES-KO is proud to have maintained its commitment to its client. Now, in its seventh decade, ES-KO continues to evolve and grow, resilient as ever, while learning from its past.
ES-KO aims to be the provider of reference in logistical, catering and support services freight forwarding solutions, specializing in food and maritime industry and living infrastructures. ES-KO delivers turnkey and tailored products, services and solutions to support our customers and their staff in challenging and remote locations. We identify success in the trust earned through consistency of our products, excellence in customer service and expressed in strong and long-term business relationships.
We are an entrepreneurial culture that is fast moving and focused on providing innovative solutions through a combination of creativity, experience and technology. We are characterized by qualified and passionate people taking responsibility, collaborating as a team of equals who learn from experiences in an open manner and who adapt to change and disruption to deliver the service. We are the people to trust in difficult times.
We are passionate about our uncompromising values, which are based on quality, health and safety, sustainability, trust and honesty. We operate in all respects with a meritocratic culture and in line with a strict code of conduct.
Why Choose Us?
ES-KO is a unique, passionate, and hard-working team whose aim is to serve its customers, efficiently and always with a smile.
We have long experience and have acquired a unique insight into delivering services and products into remote and demanding worldwide locations.
Our expert procurement methodologies, and contract and programme management is continuously improved – we always believe that we can do better.
ES-KO is your value-added partner, with an impassioned and knowledgeable team that provides quality services, using best practices in quality, health and safety, and risk management.
We have a flexible system of services that can be rapidly, and cost competitively mobilized with the guarantee that performance will be on time and qualitatively managed.