Bolashak History

“Bolashak” means “the Future” in Kazakh but here are a few words about the past.









Bolashak was established in Kazakhstan in 2000. Since then, we have grown to become the leading provider of manpower solutions in Kazakhstan, playing a key role in supporting all the major oil and gas projects in Kazakhstan, as well as providing a wide range of support to other industries, and expanding our range of services to encompass QA/QC Inspection, Commissioning and Training Services.

Here are some of the milestones in the history of our Company:

2000: Company established, with offices in Atyrau, Tengiz and Aksai.

            First contract awarded to supply services to the Karachaganak project.

2001: Further Contracts awarded for supply of services to two other major projects in Kazakhstan.

2002: Bolashak received ISO 9001 certification.

2003: Completion of first commissioning project.

2004: Contract awarded to supply services to a major construction project in Astana.

2005: First QA/QC inspection contract awarded.

2006: Reached milestone of 1,000 employees.

2007: Reached milestone of 2,000 employees.

2008: Establishment of JV company, SEFtec Global Training, to supply training services, including BOSIET and other specialist training services.

2009: Bolashak International was established, with headquarters in Central London Reached milestone of 3,000 employees.

2010: Major commissioning contract awarded in Joint Venture partnership with Imtech

2011: New contracts awarded for the supply of services and manpower in Kazakhstan and internationally.

2012: Bolashak reached 80% national employee content across our projects in Kazakhstan.

2013: Established a base in Tengiz with workshops, warehousing, laydown areas, accommodation and catering facilities.

2014: Bolashak International continues growth with the opening of an office in Farnborough to further support our Client’s projects.

2015: Partnership established with Coens to provide manpower services in South Korea.

2016: Significant new contract awarded for the supply of national and expatriate manpower to major Client.








Establishment of new Novus Bolashak, a new Joint Venture for the supply of Specialist Planning, Completions & Commissioning Solutions for the Oil & Gas Industry in Kazakhstan