Lucas Comeaux's Work Ethic Started at 13-Years Old

08-Mar-2018

By: David Gravois

On February 20, Lucas Comeaux, general manager of control systems celebrated 23 years with the automation group. The strong work ethic that got him where he is today started on a farm when he was just 13-years old. Lucas and his brother spent long days pushing a small aluminum boat through flooded rice fields checking crawfish traps for $2.50 an hour, which was nice spending cash for a boy with no bills. Read More...

LOOP Galliano Celebrates 16 Years Incident-Free

08-Mar-2018

By: Matthew Pere

With the completion of work on Feb. 26, 2018, LOOP Galliano celebrated 16 years of incident-free operations. The journey has not been easy as this milestone was accomplished by working 534,000 man-hours safely. Read More...

Scholarships

02-Mar-2018

By: The Pipeline

Scholarships aren't just for whiz kids. They're not just for athletic prodigies. And they're also not just for the lucky few. The truth is: there are scholarships out there for everyone. Here are a few available specifically in the South Louisiana Bayou Region. Read More...

Dave Poe Retires

02-Mar-2018

By: The Pipeline

​After 32+ years in the sales and sales management world, Dave Poe officially retires. Since 2008, Dave has led the sales team in executing the sales strategy and growth initiatives in the Permian Basin, as well as our other operating districts. With his international experience, he also served as the general manager for the Danos joint venture in Equatorial Guinea. Read More...

FOCUS: Employee Development

02-Mar-2018

By: Stacey Gisclair

​For 2018, the progress of integrating employee development into the organization continues and is a key element to our efforts. We also remain focused on our customers’ challenges as we envision a transformational learning culture. The process of leveraging and improving current programs and tools is being combined with new, additional training content to be shared and delivered. Read More...

Active Shooter Preparation

22-Feb-2018

By: Issac Dantin

​Recent national tragedies remind us that the risk is real: an active shooter incident can happen in any place at any time. The best ways to make sure you and your loved ones stay safe are to prepare ahead of time and be ready. Taking a few steps now and mentally rehearsing what to do can help you react quickly when every second counts. Read More...

Odis Pope Retires

22-Feb-2018

By: Matthew Pere

​After 48 years in the oil and gas industry, Odis Pope has retired. During his 15+ years with Danos, he has led the maintenance team at LOOP in Galliano to much success including an incident-free operations record of almost 16 years. Prior to Danos, Odis worked and retired from Texaco after 32 years with the company. Read More...

New Bidding and Estimating Manager

22-Feb-2018

By: The Pipeline

Kenny Bryant has joined the Danos team to assume the role of bidding and estimating manager. With over 25 years of commercial management experience in the upstream oil and gas industry, Kenny has in-depth experience with construction and fabrication contracts, as well as, purchase orders. John Bigler, who previously held the bidding and estimating manager position, moves into a new role as project services technical advisor. Read More...

February Life Events

21-Feb-2018

By: The Pipeline

​Congratulations to Matthew Schexnayder, senior international account manager, and his wife Katie on the birth of their baby girl. Foster Stanley was born on Jan. 30 at 12:25 p.m. weighing 8 pounds 13 ounces and measuring 20 inches long. Mom and baby are both doing well. Read More...

Shell Stones Kickoff Meeting

16-Feb-2018

By: Nikolas Verret

On February 1, Danos hosted the first kickoff meeting for the Shell Stones Phase 1B offshore installation project. The meeting primarily discussed an overview of the facility and near-term challenges, including an extensive engineered scaffold, cable-trolley system, and manual material handling. The Danos work groups present included construction, scaffolding, and project management. Read More...