Danos Participates in NOIA ESG Workshop


By: Samantha Magee

​On March 2, the National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) held its inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Workshop in Houston, where Danos was one of 70 attendees who participated in conversation about, “a key area of focus for NOIA and the oil and gas industry,” said NOIA president Erik Milito.

According to NOIA, the ESG initiative “will serve as a platform for learning and collaboration for continued improvement.

Recognizing COVID-19 Incident Management Team


By: Frances Kosak

We are currently in a very dynamic state, and the Danos incident management team (IMT) has been diligently managing the wax and waning of the silent enemy, COVID-19. As the virus changes quickly, they are able to change rapidly with it.

Issac Dantin is the incident commander and has done a wonderful job leading, in meeting the challenges of clients, government and employee needs, all the while keeping morale of his team lifted.

Spotlight on Our Safety Team & COVID-19 Plan


By: The Pipeline

This week's employee spotlight shines a very bright light on the entire Danos safety team led by Safety Director Issac Dantin. Leading the charge for Danos' COVID-19 response is Case Manager Frances Kosak. Frances' medical background has been an immense asset as she ensures the health and safety of our employees. Thanks to this team's quick responses and bias to action, Danos has been able to stay ahead of the curve. Read More...

Check out the Photo of the Week!


By: Bubba Himel

​Danos recently provided customer Talos with an appreciation lunch consisting of boiled shrimp and all the 'fixin's.'

This lunch provided Danos an opportunity to sit down and chat with Talos about upcoming projects and potential work.

Technology Focus: Total Station


By: Samantha Magee

​Danos’ construction group in West Texas is utilizing technology to improve processes by using a surveying instrument called Total Station to scan projects and then fabricate components. The group began experimenting with the process and partially executing about a year and a half ago, but just last October, they began depending on this method of facility building completely. Read More...

W.A.T.C.H. Card Submission Tutorial


By: Heather Hendrix


2020 Strategic Initiatives


By: Mark Danos

Every year as the fourth quarter approaches, our executive team takes a few days to spend some intentional time thinking and planning for the upcoming year. What do we need to be aware of? What do we need to change? Where is the industry going? What do we need to focus on? These are the sort of questions that we work through to define our annual strategic action plan and ultimately, our direction for the coming year. Read More...

January 2020 Town Hall with Mark Danos


By: Tara Morvant

At the January Town Hall meeting, Owner Mark Danos demonstrated the impact we each have as individuals at Danos with a pebbles and mason jar exercise.

He also spoke about topics ranging from the 2020 strategic action plans, the new iCan system and what we can expect with the new J.D. Edwards transition.

Annual Operations Managers Meeting


By: James Callahan

Danos operational service line managers and general managers recently gathered at headquarters in Gray, Louisiana, for their annual meeting to align everyone on corporate values, vision and strategies. We discussed ongoing action items for each service line and how to achieve those strategies. Read More...

Shale Bracketology Champions


By: Kevin Biringer

Congratulations to team JKLM in the Marcellus for winning the first Shale Driving Tournament championship - led by Account Manager Shawn Wheeler, Production Specialist Mike Allen and JKLM Supervisors Matt Skolny and Rob Bowens. They were the last team standing from a pool of 32 teams spanning the Permian, Eagle Ford and Marcellus. Read More...