Monthly Archives: July 2018

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TVEX Achieves First Oil

We began fabricating topsides piping and equipment in early 2017 for the Chevron TVEX Project and have spent the past year offshore installing and commissioning that equipment. As of Sunday, June 17th, TVEX has achieved First Oil! Shout out to all of our divisions involved in this wonderful accomplishment: Franklinton Fabrication Offshore Construction Project Management MODS [...]

GIS Obtains New ISO Certification

GIS is dedicated to continually improving operations in order to consistently provide quality products, services, and solutions to our customers in a safe and environmentally sound manner at fair and competitive pricing. We would like to commend our facilities--Galliano, Abbeville, Franklinton, and GWIS--for having all received the updated ISO 9001:2015 certification. We would like to recognize [...]

GIS: Celebrating 70 Years of the Right People

April of 2018 has marked a significant historic milestone as GIS has reached 70 years of business. GIS was founded by Clyde Pregeant Sr. in 1948 with only a welding truck and sheer determination to produce a better life for his family and the community that he serviced. It quickly evolved, entering into the emerging [...]

GIS Receives USA & GEN Excellence Award for Health & Safety Initiatives 2018

As upstream companies increase production, the Oil & Gas  industry continues to recover.  This  positivity extends across midstream and services businesses too, and the outlook is positive. This is due to the hard work and dedication of the businesses and individuals who keep the industry working. The 2018 Oil & Gas Awards showcase the talent [...]

GIS Assists Kaikias in Achieving First Oil

Shell Kaikias was first discovered on July 4, 2014, and on May 29, 2018, less than 4 years later, it achieved First Oil! GIS personnel across many of our divisions had a handle in this project to obtain this great achievement, and we would like to recognize all of these groups for their hard work. [...]