Learning and Growing

18-Jan-2019

By: The Pipeline

This section highlights employees who continue to grow their knowledge base to improve themselves and help Danos meet the expectations of our customers. If you have an employee development achievement to share, please send a brief write-up of your accomplishment to whatsup@danos.com. Read More...

Stop Work Authority Challenge and Debate

15-Jan-2019

By: Matt Kelso

Pat Gipson, FPSO Turritella mechanic technician, was working with a crew to change out a hydraulic accumulator on an operating pressure system. Once the accumulator was installed and the crew filled it with nitrogen to the correct pounds per square inch (approx. 3000 PSI), the crew noticed a leak on one of the oil-side fittings of the accumulator. Pat used stop work authority and explained that. Read More...

Protecting Danos Assets

15-Jan-2019

By: Mark Theriot

Mike Allen, Marcellus production specialist, received a notification in the mail January 4, 2019, from the Township of Neville in Pennsylvania stating that there was a fine pending on a company vehicle belonging to Danos. This fine was originally issued two months prior in October 2018. The employee who received the fine is no longer employed with Danos, so Mike. Read More...

Sunday Service with a Smile

18-Dec-2018

By: Josh Gravois

On a recent Sunday afternoon, a customer requested that 15 personnel be mobilized within 48 hours for a project. Personnel Coordinator Therese Platte and Training Coordinator Wanda St. Pierre put forth a tremendous effort to get all personnel approved in ISN, a compliance program used by general contractors and sub-contractors, and mobilized within the 48 hour time-frame. Thank you, Wanda and Therese, for your passion for winning. Read More...

Customer Compliments

18-Dec-2018

By: Matt Kelso

At a recent luncheon, Shell Materials Management Lead Mike Bethel thanked our Danos Materials Management team members working at Shell’s Morgan City and Harvey terminals for a job well done during 2018. He has been impressed by our safety culture and how our team excels on a daily basis, even when faced with adversity. Read More...

Nearby Vessel Taking On Water

13-Dec-2018

By: Seth Duhon

Recently, Production Operator Greg Johnston, Jr. heard a “Mayday” call come across the radio at 2 a.m. from a jack-up boat that was in the area servicing a different platform. The boat was experiencing a sudden leg malfunction, causing it to take on water...Read more Read More...

Coatings Crew Cleaning Impresses Customer

10-Dec-2018

By: Clay Carter

During a recent weather rain out, the Danos paint crew at EI-388K took it upon themselves to clean the entire living quarters giving the bedrooms, bathrooms, and common areas a deep cleaning. The platform operators were impressed to have a project crew onboard that treated the facility with such care. A great example of going the extra mile and providing top-notch customer service. Read More...

Learning and Growing

06-Nov-2018

By: The Pipeline

This section highlights employees who continue to grow their knowledge base to improve themselves and help Danos meet the expectations of our customers. Read More...

Close Call

30-Aug-2018

By: The Pipeline

Danos Construction Superintendent Kin Leger would like to recognize Rigger Trent Tillman, Rigger Nathaniel Valen, Scaffold Builder William Rivera and Scaffold Foreman Lyle Gray for their bias to action during an emergency situation on their platform. A gentlemen working for the galley crew had a medical issue that resulted in calling a life flight to bring him to the hospital. Read More...

Learning and Growing

22-Aug-2018

By: The Pipeline

Certified Safety Professional Michael Gautreaux from Nicholls State University’s Petroleum Engineering Technology and Safety Management (PETSM) has asked Danos Production Services Safety Manager Wren Lemmon to teach a Safety and Control Systems course class under the PETSM degree curriculum at Nicholls, every other week. Read More...