Update: 2020 Strategic Initiatives

01-Jul-2020

By: Eric Danos

We’re half-way through 2020. This is a great time to glance back at what we have accomplished through our Strategic Initiatives and look ahead at what’s next. One of the main themes for 2020 has been for us to be focused. We recognized the need to bring key initiatives through to completion without being distracted by adding too many new things. But we never envisioned how this year would create so many unexpected obstacles and distractions. Read More...

2020 Hydration Contest Winner

01-Jul-2020

By: Issac Dantin

Throughout June, many Danos employees, both field and staff, sent in pictures of themselves and teammates hydrating to beat the heat for a chance to win a beach setup complete with ice chest, chairs, sunscreen and, of course, Gatorade for continued hydration. There were many pictures submitted, but there can only be one winner... Read More...

Michelle Valenzuela Saves Customer Money

01-Jul-2020

By: Jay Bourgeois

Buyer Michelle Valenzuela is a recent addition to our Danos team but brings a lot of experience as a buyer in the Permian Basin area. Since day one of coming on board, she has worked diligently to add more vendors to our system and to get us more competitive pricing from vendors with whom we were already doing business. Read More...

Best Practices to Prevent Fatalities

01-Jul-2020

By: Issac Dantin

In light of risks and contributing factors, protecting each other from fatal and serious incidents is a huge challenge. Our commitment to safety is to always strive to get ahead of incidents. We want to learn how to predict where the weak points are, but it’s not an easy task. Here are some ways we can tackle this task and proactively prevent fatalities. Read More...

June 2020 Life Events

01-Jul-2020

By: The Pipeline

At the end of each month, we will continue to have a section celebrating all the special moments in our employees' lives that make life worth living. Whether it is a bringing a new life into the world or obtaining a degree, let us know so we can share. Read More...

The Story of the 4th of July

01-Jul-2020

By: The Pipeline

We celebrate American Independence Day on the Fourth of July every year. We think of July 4, 1776, as a day that represents the Declaration of Independence and the birth of the United States of America as an independent nation. But July 4, 1776 wasn't the day that the Continental Congress decided to declare independence. (They did that on July 2, 1776.) So what did happen on July 4, 1776?
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The Secret Sauce

25-Jun-2020

By: Nicole Williams

When Paul Danos interviewed me 11 years ago, he told me the company had three main goals: Honor God, make money and have fun. In the business world, those are words one rarely comes across, but my personal values, work ethic and Danos’ were a perfect match. At that moment, I knew I was on board. Read More...

Tito's Hazard Hunt Challenge

25-Jun-2020

By: John Able

At a recent morning safety meeting, Safety Specialist Gonzalo “Tito” Lujan challenged crews to inspect their tools and pull out any with damages or needing to be replaced. Read More...

Barry Voisin Impresses Ankor

25-Jun-2020

By: Bart Bergeron

During a routine customer service follow-up, Operations Manager Bart Bergeron called Ankor mechanic Dewayne Harris to see how his recently overhauled fire water pump was running. He said it was operating like new. He then continued saying how professional and dedicated Lead Mechanic Barry Voisin was in performing this task. Read More...

Allen J. Danos Sr. Memorial Scholarship

25-Jun-2020

By: The Pipeline

The Allen J. Danos, Sr. Memorial Scholarship will be available for the Fall 2020 semester at Nicholls State University. You can read about the scholarship below, and apply online. Questions? Contact Brandy St. Pierre at brandy.stpierre@nicholls.edu. Read More...