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Category: Riser Services

Get Your Risers Ready for the Rebound

November 6th, 2018 in Riser Services

With the market back on the rise, now is the best time to make sure your equipment is ready to perform. Here are a few things to consider when planning and budgeting for upcoming riser maintenance.

Trelleborg Sets Up GoM Buoyancy Repair at Chet Morrison Contractors

March 7th, 2017 in News, Riser Services

  From Subsea World News:   Trelleborg’s offshore operation has formalized its Drill Riser Buoyancy Module (DRBM) repair offering for the Gulf of Mexico through its partnership with the Deepwater Riser Services division of Chet Morrison Contractors. DRBMs are installed to reduce a drilling riser’s net weight in water, and ensure that the structure and…

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 reducing expenses while maintaining the same high level of quality and safety. The upside of this…

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 and reassembly of 57 risers. By partnering with the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) on the project, Chet Morrison Contractors was able to deliver…

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 improper handling and storage practices or who charges you for their convenience, you aren’t getting the level…

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 brushes to clean debris build-up inside risers, moving through the length of the riser and back out again. “MUDBUG is a…

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, inspection and repair of GE Oil & Gas marine drilling risers. It is one of only two such facilities in…

Deepwater Riser Services

January 30th, 2015 in News, Riser Services

Deepwater Riser Services was featured in a recent edition of Go Gulf Magazine.   To view the full digital edition, click here.