A Supervisor's Unwavering Commitment To His Personnel

31-Jul-2018

By: The Pipeline

Carl Naquin, Danos field foreman at ST-151, made an interesting call on the radio. He had been talking back and forth with operators on another platform dealing with readings and pressures, etc. One comment he made really stood out. He said, "I can explain to the customer why we didn’t get much work done today, but...Read more Read More...

Getting Out? Get 'Em On!

24-Jul-2018

By: Issac Dantin

Did you know we've had more hand injuries in the past 6 months than we had all of last year? Please set aside 3 minutes to watch a video featuring Owner Mark Danos and Safety Manager Issac Dantin explaining how you can prevent hand injuries. Read More...

Hydration Contest Winner 2018

27-Jun-2018

By: Issac Dantin

Throughout June, field and staff employees sent in pictures of themselves and teammates hydrating to beat the heat for a chance to win the beach set-up pictured above. There were many pictures submitted, but there can only be one winner. Read More...

Gettin' Out? Get 'em On!

21-Jun-2018

By: Issac Dantin

In less than 5 weeks, we have had 4 finger-injury recordables, two of which, employees were not wearing gloves. As a company, we have worked very hard to build an incredible safety culture. To have this threatened simply because someone chose not to wear gloves is unacceptable. To continue to be seen as a safety leader, we must re-focus. We must be our brother’s keeper. Read More...

Fabrication 9-years Incident-Free

15-Jun-2018

By: Samantha Magee

​April 29, 2018, marked a significant safety milestone for Danos’ Fabrication Services; the group completed nine years with no recordable incidents, as classified by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). This incident-free performance by the Fabrication Services team translates to nearly 1.3 million man hours. Read More...

Double Dose of Stop Work Authority

07-Jun-2018

By: The Pipeline

Roustabout Foreman David Garcia recently used stop work authority when he felt uneasy with the direction he was given before starting work. He was told to lock out/tag out (LOTO) the flow lines, headers and production line with the wells being turned off via computer. Read More...

Hurricane Season Is Here

31-May-2018

By: Issac Dantin

Hurricanes are among the most devastating natural disasters we face every year. The season begins on June 1, and already we have seen some activity in the Gulf. Here are several resources to help plan for this hurricane season. Read More...

Hydrate for a Chance to Win

25-May-2018

By: Issac Dantin

The hot summer days are here and will only continue to get hotter. We want to make sure everyone is pre-hydrating while working in the heat, so we've created a company-wide hydration contest. Read More...

Stop Work of the Week

22-May-2018

By: The Pipeline

While loading a boat, Danos Crane Operator Foreman Jamie Vizier Jr. noticed the crane boom had slack in the line. He used his Stop Work Authority to shut down the operation. He reported it to the customer, who then called a mechanic. The mechanic found worn heal pins that needed to be replaced. Jamie was rewarded with a Stop Work Authority shirt for stopping the job and getting the right people involved. Read More...

Power Tool Safety

22-May-2018

By: Jim LeBlanc, CSHO

The safety team at the Amelia Integrated Services Complex invited DeWalt Representative Jorge Rodriguez to a safety meeting to provide information regarding power tool safety. This partnership proved valuable as even the most seasoned metal-working professionals learned new things during the presentation. For example, did you know the traditional 180 degree guard, known as a type 27 guard, is not the proper guard required by DeWalt for cutting wheels? Cutting wheels require a type 1 guard. Read More...