GIS Receives Respect Award at 2019 BP GoM Supplier Summit

Early June, our leadership team attended the annual BP GoM Supplier Summit where this year’s theme focused on “Delivering Long Term Success in a Changing World.” President Mark Pregeant II took a dive into lessons learned from the past, and how we are ensuring that newer generations do not forget these lessons. It is a [...]

GIS Receives Recognition on Chevron JSM Stage 4

GIS has been busy working on the Chevron JSM Stage 4 TAR, and there were many divisions involved in the recognition below from our client on work performed in the Galliano yard. “I’d like to recognize the GIS Galliano yard for receiving some materials later than expected and being able to adjust and complete fabrication [...]

GIS Franklinton Fabrication is Awarded “Business of the Year”

Recently, our GIS Franklinton Fabrication Yard was awarded with a distinguished recognition of being the town of Franklinton’s “Business of the Year.” Franklinton currently employs about 40 personnel, and we want to congratulate everyone as well as leadership involved in helping to achieve this prestigious award. Below is the feedback received from the Franklinton Chamber [...]

Shell Mars Construction – 4 Years No Recordables

Congratulations to our construction crews at Shell Mars for achieving 4 years with no recordables! 4 Years | 1460 Days | 815,000 Man Hours MAJOR PROJECTS Generator 704 | FGC 2 | CETCO | Drilling Overboard Line | DCS Phase 1 & Buildings Gas Buy Back | 4 Water Flood Pit Stops | Air Compressors [...]

GWIS EPC Completes First Two Years with No Injuries or Incidents

GW Integrated Solutions (GWIS) is a 50/50 joint venture between WorleyParsons and GIS.  GWIS provides EPC delivery on a portfolio of brownfield projects and modifications in the Gulf of Mexico. The GWIS team began work in February 2017.  As of December 31, 2018, GWIS has completed a total of 287,078 EPC manhours with no injuries [...]

Grand Isle Shipyard (GIS) Awarded with Production Operations & Maintenance Contract

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 8, 2018   GALLIANO, LA – Grand Isle Shipyard, LLC (GIS), one of the industry’s most capable and trusted energy partners, has been awarded a contract by Shell Exploration & Production Company, a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell to provide the production operations and maintenance services for Shell’s deep-water Vito asset [...]

Chevron Blind Faith Achieves 10 Years IFO

Congratulations to our crews at Chevron Blind Faith for achieving 10 years IFO in March 2018! We are proud of your hard work and dedication to your crews and to GIS. Thank you for such a huge accomplishment!

Exxon Awards GIS with Lena Decommissioning Project

The Exxon Lena platform was the world's first commercial guyed tower production platform in 1,000 feet of water in the Gulf of Mexico. GIS was previously involved in the installation in the early 80’s, and now 30 years later, we will be assisting in the removal of the asset. Our team has been ramping up [...]

BP Mad Dog TAR Commences Export

GIS recently assisted with the BP Mad Dog TAR which was scheduled to be completed in 46 days, however, was delivered ahead of schedule within 42 days. As of early morning on June 19th, Mad Dog began exporting oil again. “For me, this represents how everybody involved in the TAR lead through their values to [...]

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 [...]