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TOFCO Completes Fabrication of Historic Juniper Topsides

February 14th, 2017 in Fabrication, News, Press Releases

(La Brea, Trinidad) – Trinidad Offshore Fabricators Unlimited (TOFCO) recently completed work for the Juniper offshore gas platform topsides at its facility in La Brea, Trinidad. The project marks a milestone for Trinidad and Tobago as it is...

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Incident and Injury Free in 2016

January 24th, 2017 in HSEQ News, News

Calendar year 2016 was a challenging year for the energy service business. Spending reductions were a common theme for upstream clients, which resulted in broad scale service sector cut backs. Life was no different here at Chet Morrison...

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Deepwater Supply Vessels: Now arriving at Morrison Contractors’ Riser Yard

December 14th, 2016 in Riser Services

When the going gets tough … the tough get creative. The prolonged downturn in oil and gas markets has forced the industry to streamline, become more efficient and cut costs wherever possible. Operators and contractors alike are challenged with...

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Uncharted Alaskan Waters: Subsea Pipeline Installation

November 1st, 2016 in Marine Services, Projects

“The extreme currents caused this to be the most challenging pipelay operation I’ve seen in my 25 years in the oilfield. Planning played a major role in our ability to successfully complete this project on schedule, and according to the...

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Aerial Pipeline Abandonment Reaches New Heights

November 1st, 2016 in Marine Services, Projects

What goes up must come down. The world has changed quite a bit since the 1970s, and the oil and gas industry is no exception. Improvements in safety, training and technology have changed the way we approach complex projects for the better. At...

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Challenge BOEM’s assessment of your financial assurance program and win: You have options when it comes to the latest NTL

September 29th, 2016 in Marine Services, News, Well Services

Recent regulatory changes from the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) have the oil and gas industry on edge. The publication of a long-awaited Notice to Lessees and Operators (NTL) in July 2016 has changed the liability and security...

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Morrison Partners with OEM on Riser Project

September 23rd, 2016 in News, Press Releases, Riser Services

  (Houma, La.) – Chet Morrison Contractors’ Deepwater Riser Services division recently completed work on a complex deepwater riser maintenance project for an offshore drilling rig that included complete disassembly, blast, paint...

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CMex partners with ANSPAC for 9th year

September 16th, 2016 in Energizing Our Community, Events, News

Chet Morrison Contractors, Mexico partners with ANSPAC for 9th year to graduate 4 different units. By Sariel Enríquez, Consultor de RH for Chet Morrison Contractors Chet Morrison Contractors, Mexico (“CMex”) has partnered with ANSPAC for...

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Chet Morrison Contractors’ Harvey Facility Receives Quality Management System Registration

July 19th, 2016 in Fabrication, News, Press Releases

(Houma, La.) – Chet Morrison Contractors is pleased to announce that the company’s Harvey-based fabrication facility has been assessed by Hartford Steam Boiler Registration Services and has been found to be in conformance with ISO 9001:2008....

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Choosing a Marine Construction Contractor in a Down Economy: What You Need to Know

July 18th, 2016 in Marine Services

When the going gets tough, the tough … find cost efficiencies. Some marine construction contractors are facing so much pressure to reduce costs and preserve share value that they resort to slashing safety, maintenance, personnel, insurance and...

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Employee Spotlight: A Q&A with Daniel Dupre, Employee Learning and Development Manager

July 17th, 2016 in Our Team

Daniel Dupre has been named Employee Learning and Development Manager for Chet Morrison Contractors, LLC. His extensive background in the industry includes more than 35 years of experience in a wide range of operational and Health, Safety and...

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A Father’s Day Story

June 17th, 2016 in Events, News, Our Team

Remembering Pops by Melanie Erlinger   "My dad's name was Norman Sevin, but everyone called him “Pops”.  He started working at Chet Morrison Contractors in early 1997 until he passed away in May of 2014.  He loved his job for so many...

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Drilling Risers: Protecting your Investment by Asking the Right Questions

June 7th, 2016 in Riser Services

They are the most expensive equipment on your rig – requiring proper inspection, maintenance and storage to ensure their functionality and lifespan. However, if you’re using a drilling riser storage company that is in an exposed location, uses...

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Morrison Contractors Introduces Waterless Riser Cleaning Tool: MUDBUG

June 7th, 2016 in News, Press Releases, Riser Services

(Houma, La.) – Morrison Contractors announces a new tool for cleaning drilling and production risers that is safer, faster and more cost-effective than current methods. MUDBUG is an air-actuated, self-propelled device that uses oscillating...

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Are You Prepared?

July 31st, 2018 in Events, HSEQ News, News

Our teams are on alert and taking all precautions to safeguard our equipment and personnel as identified in our Hurricane Preparedness Plans. In the event of a hurricane or tropical storm, Chet Morrison Contractors is available to assist our...

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Chet Morrison Contractors Certified by GE Oil & Gas for Marine Riser Repair

May 26th, 2016 in News, Press Releases, Riser Services

(Houma, La.) – Chet Morrison Contractors is now certified as a Licensed Inspection & Repair Service Provider for GE Oil and Gas. Specifically, the company’s Deepwater Riser Services’ facility in Houma is qualified for disassembly,...

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Choosing a Fabrication Facility: 5 Factors to Consider

May 23rd, 2016 in Fabrication

When it’s time to choose a fabrication facility for your project – where should you start? Do you pick the fabrication facility you’ve used before, or the one offering the lowest price? Do you consider location and other features like...

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2015 HSE Excellence Award

January 27th, 2016 in Events, HSEQ News, News, Our Team

Morrison Contractors’ VP of HSEQ takes a look back at 2015 and shares goals and objectives for 2016, Recognizes 2 departments with HSE Excellence Award “Goals were set high and it was not an easy task to achieve the exceptional 2015 HSE...

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Recognizing Leaders at Work

August 14th, 2015 in Events, HSEQ News, News, Our Team

We’d like to recognize Jody LeBouef, Riser Superintendent, and Jerry Schulte, Maintenance Manager, for identifying unsafe work practices and utilizing “Stop Work Authority” in the prevention of injury and property damage. What Happened:...

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Marine Dive Crew Receives Recognition

July 29th, 2015 in Events, Marine Services, News, Our Team, Projects

Chet Morrison Contractors Marine Construction Dive Division was called out to a project to repair a pipeline leak. Phase I of this project was the recovery of 500'+ of 24" pipeline, cutting stub ends back and installing end connectors on the north...

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Chet Morrison Contractors Promotes Two Executives

April 30th, 2015 in News, Our Team, Press Releases

Chet Morrison Contractors announced two changes to its senior management team.  Leroy Guidry has been named president of Chet Morrison Contractors. In additon to this new position, he will continue to serve as chief financial officer, a position...

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DSV Kelly Morrison Receives Special Recognition

February 28th, 2015 in News, Our Team, Our Vessels

Our Dive and Marine crews aboard the DSV Kelly Morrison received special recognition from the U.S. Coast Guard and customers. "I just wanted to say a few things about how well these projects have gone and why I think that they have. I want to say...

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