Materials Team Achieves 1 Million Man-hours Incident-free

30-Nov-2017

By: Scott Theriot

On Nov. 1, 2017, Danos’ materials management service line achieved an important safety milestone with Shell: 1 million man-hours without an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recordable incident. This great accomplishment is a testament to the safety culture cultivated daily by this group and illustrates their passion for winning. Read More...

4WARD: Big Picture

30-Nov-2017

By: Paul Danos

Purpose, Commitment, Satisfaction, and Success
I heard someone reference a study recently that said employee satisfaction is very closely linked to the level of employee commitment (greatercommitment = greater satisfaction). Seems to make sense to me and sounds like great news – employers want commitment and employees want satisfaction. Oh, and it gets better.
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Water Injection Piping Complete for West Africa

29-Nov-2017

By: Renee Piper

Danos has completed water injection piping work for an offshore platform operated by a major oil and gas producer subsidiary off the coast of Equatorial Guinea. The on-time, incident-free fabrication project was completed at Danos’ Amelia Integrated Services Complex. Read More...

Welcome David Cedro, Our New Vice President of Finance

17-Nov-2017

By: Eric Danos

David Cedro has joined Danos in the role of VP of Finance and as a member of our Executive Team. David lives in Metairie with his wife Jennifer and two of their four sons. The two sons currently not living at home have taken up residence in Baton Rouge while attending LSU. Read More...

2018 Benefit Open Enrollment

17-Nov-2017

By: The Pipeline

Our annual open enrollment for benefits began on Monday, November 13. Any enrollments or changes will have an effective date of January 1, 2018. Open enrollment gives you the opportunity to make changes (elect coverage, add a dependent, or cancel coverage) to your medical, dental, and vision insurance without experiencing a qualifying event. Read More...

Frank Davis — The Yo-Yo King

16-Nov-2017

By: David Gravois

Danos Construction Superintendent Frank Davis’ fascination with yo-yos began as a child and continues to grow each day. Among his many toys, you’ll find plenty tops and jacks, but yo-yos are his passion. He currently has an expanding collection of 500-plus yo-yos and has no plans on slowing down. I sat down with Frank, surrounded by his many yo-yos, to learn a bit more about his collection. Read More...

Fabrication Contract Secured For Platform In West Africa

16-Nov-2017

By: Renee Piper

Danos has been awarded a fabrication contract by a major oil and gas producer subsidiary operating in Equatorial Guinea. The scope of work comprises the fabrication of a 50-by-60-foot deck section and all associated piping for an upgraded compressor on the producer’s offshore platform. Read More...

4WARD: Efficient Execution

15-Nov-2017

By: Michael Schwertz

In June 2014, Danos embarked on a major undertaking to replace its accounting system with a modern ERP that encompasses all phases of our business. During the process, we identified what we needed the system to do and what software packages meet those requirements. We then made a selection and implemented it at the start of 2016. Read More...

Shell Appalachia Safety Milestone

10-Nov-2017

By: The Pipeline

Shell recently celebrated 6 years of no lost-time accidents in Appalachia. Congratulations to the 29 current Danos employees working with Shell and any employees past or present  who have supported the Shell operation in Appalachia. We are extremely proud of this tremendous accomplishment. Read More...

4WARD: Permian Pursuit

10-Nov-2017

By: David Poe

​How important is customer-centric thinking going to be in 2018?

As one of our key strategic initiatives and someone that works in sales, I believe customer-centric focus may be the most important initiative. Good things are more likely to happen when Danos understands and is aligned with their customers. Surprisingly, achieving customer centric focus might be as simple as a 1, 2 and 3 formula in 2018.
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