Mardi Gras Safety

01-Feb-2018

By: Toby Talbot

Mardi Gras is one of the most exciting times in Louisiana, but it can also be a very dangerous time. During Louisiana’s five-day Mardi Gras holiday in 2017, there were 629 crashes that resulted in injury or fatality, more than any other holiday period, according to figures from the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission. The crashes caused 10 deaths and 1,117 injuries. In 84 of the crashes, three of the deaths and 158 of the injuries, alcohol was involved. Read More...

How to Manage Stress

26-Jan-2018

By: Steven Segura

It’s impossible to avoid stress completely, but by listening to your body's needs you can create a more positive working environment. By paying attention to diet and exercise, taking breaks, and including creative outlets, you can keep stress and anxiety from taking over your workplace. Read More...

Big Safety Recognition in Big Lake

26-Jan-2018

By: Brandon Patterson

I want to recognize our Danos employees currently working for EP Energy in the Big Lake, Texas office. During the safety meeting on Thursday, our employees were recognized by Phil Ladner with EP Energy for the observations they have written since the beginning of 2017. Read More...

January Life Events

25-Jan-2018

By: The Pipeline

At the end of each month, we will 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.
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Town Hall with Paul Danos

25-Jan-2018

By: The Pipeline

At the first Town Hall of 2018, Owner Paul Danos spoke about Danos' 2018 strategic initiatives, presented an overview of the company's financial outlook, and recognized groups and individuals for going above and beyond. Read More...

FOCUS 2018

25-Jan-2018

By: The Pipeline

FOCUS 2018 identifies three priority initiatives and what we strive to accomplish with each. These strategic priorities will continue to fuel Danos’ growth and empower each of us to play an active role. The work you do is critical to the success of these initiatives and our entire organization. Read More...

The Golden Rules

19-Jan-2018

By: Toby Talbot

For over 71 years, Danos has taken safety a step above and beyond to ensure everyone working with Danos returns home safely to their families. The company has created avenues for persistent communication by providing Read More...

Safety Win for Wynton

19-Jan-2018

By: Andrew Rodrigue

Rigger Wynton Young was serving as a firewatch for welding operations while welding metal sleeves to existing pilings. While making a seal weld on one of the sleeves, the heat and pressure from the welding punctured a hole into the existing piling. Read More...

Above-Par Customer Service In Sub-Freezing Weather

18-Jan-2018

By: James Collins

One of our customers recently let us know how much he appreciates the lease operators that Danos provides. Specifically Joel Dales, Jorge Ureste, Jeffery Cagle, Johnny Martinez, & Gilbert Hinostroza. The recent sub-freezing weather caused every kind of production problem imaginable. Each one of these guys stepped up and put in the extra effort and hours that contributed to saving Oxy several hundreds of barrels of production. Read More...

Combining Construction Crew Change Cuts Costs

18-Jan-2018

By: Matt Schexnayder

Logistics Clerk Terry Palmer was recognized by Shell for his bias to action. Terry found a way to save money and improve efficiency through his coordination of personnel. Terry's idea was to combine multiple construction crew changes during Olympus' weekly operations. This allowed the client to drop an entire flight! Due to this one change, the asset will have significant cost-savings annually. Thank you Terry for having a customer-centric mentality. Read More...