Coatings Solves Challenges with Technology

22-Oct-2020

By: Kim Dang

Danos’ coatings team recently faced a customer challenge at an owner facility in Louisiana located near a residential area. The challenge was to perform coatings maintenance projects to a tank roof without sand blasting dust and spray paint mists traveling into the neighbors’ yards Read More...

Cameron Richard Shows Leadership in Action

22-Oct-2020

By: Bart Bergeron

Danos' Broussard, Louisiana, office recently received a service call for a technician to go to a nursing home to hook up a backup, rental generator from a vendor who had rented the generator to the nursing home. While our tech was on site prepping for the rental generator and evaluating the parts list, his daughter broke her arm. He needed to leave the site immediately to attend to his daughter. This occurred right at 2 p.m. as the group was locking down the Broussard office and shop to go home to prep for Hurricane Delta.
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Mike Theriot Celebrates 37 Years

22-Oct-2020

By: Samantha Magee

Congratulations to Paint & Hydro Superintendent Mike Theriot who celebrated 37 years with Danos on September 28! Mike answered a few questions about his impressive career at Danos, which began in 1983. Read More...

2020 Safety Stand Down

16-Oct-2020

By: Issac Dantin

Safety Director Issac Dantin along with team Danos and family members share workplace hazards and a year-end message for our annual safety stand down.
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Terrific Job by Roy Simmons

15-Oct-2020

By: The Pipeline

​When Hurricane Laura passed through the Gulf of Mexico and South Louisiana, most projects in the Gulf and on land were shut down due to the storm. Many teams had to be both diligent and flexible with the storm’s approach. Specifically, one crew working for Kinetica at the Patterson Terminal did a terrific job of ensuring both equipment and housekeeping were in order before demobilizing to ride out the storm.
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Herculean Effort at BP PMF

15-Oct-2020

By: Mark Doiron

​Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the staff at BP’s Preservation Maintenance Facility (PMF) in Schriever, LA, has been divided into two groups which work seven days on and seven days off. Essentially, the team is working half-staffed each week
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Coatings Kudos at Perdido

07-Oct-2020

By: Scott Soto

​Congratulations to the coatings team at Shell Perdido on a recent job well done. Foreman Minh Nguyen led Blaster Painter Tri Phu, Blaster Painter Dung Nguyen and Blaster Painter Helper Thoai Tong in completing the project during the allotted eight-day window. Read More...

Todd Piearcy Invokes SWA

07-Oct-2020

By: Samantha Magee

​Coatings Foreman Todd Piearcy was working on Shell’s Auger platform as a Rigging Foreman when he noticed a crew member who looked exhausted. Todd used his Stop Work Authority to intervene and check on the employee’s health. Read More...

Powering Up After Hurricane Laura

07-Oct-2020

By: Bart Bergeron

One week prior to Hurricane Laura making landfall, all 10 of Danos’ senior power generation technicians were ready to go out to customer locations. Once Hurricane Laura’s path was set to head into the Gulf of Mexico, Enven’s maintenance foreman keyed up three of our techs to go offshore post storm to get three of their key platforms back up and running. Danos’ techs were tasked with drying out and megger testing the generators to ensure they were safe to bring back online. Read More...

Danos Knocks Hurricane Evacuations Out of the Park

01-Oct-2020

By: Brady Hebert

​Each time there is a storm in the Gulf of Mexico, we face a big challenge in evacuating personnel from offshore platforms. With potentially 100 or more employees being sent onshore to various crew change locations, and with a hurricane coming in hot pursuit, keeping track of who goes where and when proves to be difficult. Read More...