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Morrison Company Spotlight

June 8th, 2018 in Events

Chet Morrison Contractors (Morrison), an energy service company, delivers infrastructure projects to clients in the oil and gas and renewables industries. For almost four decades, customers continue to rely on Morrison’s specialized services and practical approach toward project execution.   Engineering, Procurement, Construction (EPC) Services Whether utilizing company-owned resources or by teaming with strategic partners,…

Communication, teamwork and solid execution continue to help secure long-term relationships with our clients.

April 25th, 2018 in News, Our Team

  Jacob Shaw, Business Development Representative for Chet Morrison Contractors, was recently recognized by a client from one of the largest energy transportation companies in North America for his work ethic, dedication to continuous improvement and overall approach to his role at Chet Morrison Contractors.  We asked Jacob to tell us about how he builds…

Now Offering Thermal Sprayed Aluminum Coating Services

April 13th, 2018 in News

We’ve got corrosion’s worst nightmare on our team. Do You? Morrison is proud to deliver Thermal Sprayed Aluminum (TSA) coating services, the most effective and cost-efficient corrosion protection for your most valuable assets.

Get Ready: Tips for Hurricane Season from an HSE Expert

April 6th, 2018 in Events, HSEQ News, News

Hurricane season begins June 1, and Gulf coast businesses are starting to wonder what this year has in store. Prior to hurricane season, Chet Morrison Contractors proactively engages in reviewing and performing drills on its Annual Hurricane Preparedness Plans. Through a phased approach, we’re prepared to protect and stage assets in advance of a pending…

The Keys to Successful Operations

March 23rd, 2018 in Marine Construction, Marine Pipeline, News, Projects

    “Success comes from an integration of safety, quality and accountability into one sustainable business system.” To achieve successful business operations, executive vision must be prevalent. In addition, top-down leadership that believes in the vision and implements practical ways to achieve it must exist. Leadership should be adaptive and partnerships should be embraced.  And…

Quality Can’t Wait: Chet Morrison Contractors Completes ISO 9001:2015 Certification

June 2nd, 2017 in Events, HSEQ News, News

In order to continuously provide best-in-class products and services, Chet Morrison Contractors strives to meet or exceed all industry regulations and requirements for safety and quality. To that end, our Fabrication and Deepwater Riser Services divisions have completed their ISO 9001:2015 certification process more than a year ahead of schedule. The ISO 9001:2015 standard is…

Our Community. Our Commitment.

March 30th, 2017 in Energizing Our Community, News

This year, Chet Morrison Contractors had the honor of being the title sponsors of the Ronald McDonald House cup of Houston, a golf tournament benefiting the Houston chapter of the Ronald McDonald House. This year’s Chairman Emeritus of the event was former President George H.W. Bush, and the event took place on Monday, March 27…

Chet Morrison Contractors Provides Civil & Mechanical Installation Services for Raceland Biomass Plant

March 30th, 2017 in Fabrication, News, Press Releases

Chet Morrison Contractors recently completed work on a new biochemical processing plant located in Raceland, La. The facility is designed to convert sugar cane bagasse, or sugarcane waste, into industrial sugars and biofuels. Chet Morrison Contractors provided a wide range of civil and mechanical support services over the span of eight months, including the fabrication,…

Setting the Standard for Excavations

March 30th, 2017 in HSEQ News, News

Chet Morrison Contractors recently completed their Gold Shovel Standard (“GSS”) certification as a requirement through their partnership with Kinder Morgan. This allows Chet Morrison Contractors to continue performing excavation services for Kinder Morgan and is an additional step in the company’s commitment to improved safety initiatives. “We take great pride in being able to partner…

ADCI Announces New Board Members

March 30th, 2017 in News, Our Team

The Association of Diving Contractors International (ADCI) recently announced its board members and officers for the 2017 year and Bo Ristic, HSEQ Director of Chet Morrison Contractors, has been elected as 2nd vice president. Together with a small group of veteran industry professionals, Bo will help to promote open communication with the underwater industry while…

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…

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 the largest offshore structure ever fabricated in the country. Juniper is a Normally Unmanned Installation (NUI) measuring…

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 Contractors and, as we streamlined our business expenditures to compensate for such an unfavorable market, our leadership…

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 requirements for companies with Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) leases, threatening many with dramatically higher financial burdens…

Chet Morrison Contractors 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…

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 9 years.  ANSPAC promotes social advancement through continuing education on self-esteem and self-knowledge for working adults. The group is concerned…

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. With this registration, Chet Morrison Contractors’ fabrication services is certified to provide the highest standard of quality fabrication services…

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 reasons!  He worked in the tool room, drove the crew van, and worked…

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…

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 customers with immediate response and assessment services. Our multitude of resources including our versatile assets, diverse…

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…

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 performance desired. I am extremely proud of every man and woman who…