Record Headcount for Production Services


By: Michael Guidry

What a year for production services! As of September 2018, The headcount for production reached a record 1,235. The areas contributing the most to that number are the shale regions and Gulf of Mexico shelf and deepwater platforms. Production Services attributes the continuous growth within their service line to providing excellent customer service, developing relationships with new customers and smooth customer transitions. Read More...

Automation Services Is Learning and Growing


By: The Pipeline

Automation Superintendent Kendell Jones, Electrical Tech/Foreman Brody LeBouef and Automation Superintendent John Charpetier recently passed Shell's very extensive AEP two-week training course that allows each of them to work around live circuits, live wiring, trip breakers and panels on Shell platforms. This training has allowed these employees to grow within the company and has increased their safety awareness around electrical which is both beneficial for Danos and Shell. Read More...

R U Certified? AISC Is


By: Jack Roszelle

The Amelia Integrated Services Complex was recently audited for compliance to the ASME “U” Stamp (fabrication of new pressure vessels) and the NBBI “R” Stamp (repair and alterations of pressure vessels) by an officer from the Louisiana State Fire Marshall’s office and from our authorized inspection company, Hartford Steam Boiler. The audit was conducted over a two-week period. The results are that we maintained our certification status to fabricate new pressure vessels and repair existing pressure vessels for our clients. Read More...

Bird's-Eye View of Midkiff Project


By: The Pipeline

Located near Midland, TX the Midkiff 38-11H is a 10,000 Barrel processing and storage facility. Danos is providing installation of all mechanical and electrical scope. There are currently 3 trains planned at this site with future expansion possible to 9 trains. This project is one of our first capital projects with Pioneer Natural Resources in the Permian Basin. Read More...

New Look For Construction


By: Nicole Williams

The new and improved construction services website houses a complete project portfolio along with a digital brochure that underlines how Danos delivers precision installation and unrivaled project oversight in both land and offshore construction. Take a minute to roam around the new website to access its many features. Read More...

The Fantastic Four LLOG OIMs


By: David Gravois

The offshore installation manager (OIM) is the most senior manager on an offshore platform. LLOG has entrusted Danos with all four OIM positions on their two platforms — Who Dat and Delta House. This is significant because most major oil companies employ their OIMs directly. Read More...

Setting the Bar with Stones Project


By: The Pipeline

On Tuesday, March 6, the Shell Stones pancake deck departed from the Amelia Integrated Services Complex to begin the journey to its final destination. The AISC team logged 15,000 man hours over 5 months fabricating, painting, and automating this pancake deck. One customer representative thinks Danos is "setting the bar for leading a safe work culture." Read More...

David Decuir Promoted to Technical Solutions Manager


By: Stacey Gisclair

Congratulations to David Decuir on being promoted to technical solutions manager to assume leadership of the Compliance Training Department. Since August 2016, David worked as production manager and will continue to develop and implement the field management business models, as well as provide technical advisement to clients regarding safe and efficient operations. Read More...

Gas Plant Project Completed Ahead of Schedule


By: Corey Conley

On Oct. 26, Danos met with the Williams representatives in Markham, Texas regarding an unexpected internal failure of the Train II Reboiler unit. During the 51-day project, Danos provided project management support, extensive project-planning support, pipe fabrication on a very limited schedule, and a construction crew that worked tirelessly to remove and replace the failed unit. Read More...

Last-Minute Pipe Support


By: Jay Bourgeois

Chevron’s Bigfoot TLP in Ingleside, TX is preparing for sail-away in early 2018 and realized mid-October they needed a mechanical survey of all piping systems on the platform. Danos was able to quickly respond with resources from Project Management, Construction and Production Services to assist Chevron with this critical activity. Read More...