Johnnie Phillips Retires


By: Rene Vidrine

Johnnie Phillips, AKA “Mr. P,” was one of the first employees Danos hired in the Permian Basin in 2012. After starting his career with Chevron, Johnnie left the oilfield to pursue other avenues of work. We hired him in 2012 to work on the OXY Account as a lease operator, and he has been one of our Danos Ambassadors ever since. Read More...

2019 Safety Slogan Competition


By: Issac Dantin

We are officially beginning our annual safety slogan contest for 2019. The slogan above was our winning entry in 2018. All employees are eligible to participate. The winning slogan will be adopted as the Danos safety slogan for 2019. Oh and did we mention the winner will receive 500 gold points? Read More...

Tech Tips: Outlook Quick Parts Tutorial


By: David Gravois

If you send repetitive emails daily in Microsoft Outlook, then this tech tip is for you. Start using quick parts in your daily routing to make those repetitive emails a breeze. Click the link below to watch a 40-second video tutorial that explains how to set this up. Read More...

Safety Awareness at BP PMF


By: Mark King

Danos Traffic Safety Officer Christine Smith was recently recognized by Danos and BP-PMF campus leadership for her tremendous safety awareness in the areas of simultaneous operations, employee safety, truck driver safety, and public safety. Read More...

Turritella Heavy Lift


By: The Pipeline

Danos successfully completed a variable frequency drive building heavy lift. It is now in its final location onboard the Turritella. Danos crews also installed a barrier fluid hydraulic power unit. The lift was safe and smooth, the net result of the detailed planning, preparation and fabulous teamwork by all involved. Read More...

Life Events


By: The Pipeline

We will continue to have a section each month 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...

Stop Work Authority In Action


By: The Pipeline

The definition of Stop Work Authority is the responsibility and duty of all personnel to stop work when an unsafe condition or act is observed that could affect the safety of personnel and/or the environment. Read More...

Never Forget Never Alone


By: Issac Dantin

​During the 4th quarter of 2018, we will be distributing weekly topics that will help guide us while we are working alone. Please utilize these topics in your safety meetings, post them in your work areas, and share them with our customers and co-workers. Read More...

Danos Works Volunteer Spotlight


By: Melanie Toups

“We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” Winston Churchill

I started volunteering at age 15 so that I could gain experience before one day becoming a world-renowned doctor which never happened. I worked as a candy striper for a local hospital. I wore a pink and white striped smock while filing papers, delivering flowers to patients’ rooms and rocking babies to sleep.

Employee Spotlight


By: The Pipeline

​Danos Safety Manager Issac Dantin was recently featured in a National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) article series, Voices from the Gulf, that gives men and women of the offshore industry a platform to share their American energy experience. Read More...