Umbilical Transpool- Shell Colibri

Late June 2021, 3 flexible flowline reels were delivered to Core Industries from the BBC Happy Dragon for the Shell Colibri project in Trinidad. In July 2021 2 umbilical reels were delivered to Core via barge.

Core assisted in July 2021 demobilizing and mobilized of 307,000 feet of umbilical to trans pool into the SS7 vessel, Seven Seas. Core will then will assist in loading the 5 reels on deck for deployment.

Our staff is skilled in providing mobilization and demobilization for special projects, and we are able to store and maintain client equipment onsite. Our operations team and staff have gained advanced experience in the logistics necessary to support oil and gas customers in executing projects and working offshore.


Umbilical Reel Heavy Lift and Storage for the Mad Dog 2

In June 2021 Nexans supplied 5 umbilical reels from Norway that were delivered to Core Industries for the Mad Dog 2 campaign. Core provided heavy lift capabilities for lifting the reels to storage and assisted in storing the reels dockside. These reels will be handed to SS7 and will be deployed with the Seven Arctic starting in mid-August 2021.

Core’s shore-based service experience, proximity to the Gulf of Mexico and dockside storage capabilities make us a leading provider in servicing the oil and gas industries.

Clinker Vessel - M/V Western Fuji

In May 2021 the M/V Western Fuji delivered 18,000 metric tons of Clinker to Core to discharge. Using the vessels cranes and Core’s grabs, the clinker was discharged directly to barge for shipping up the Tennessee Tombigbee Waterway . Core provided the stevedoring and berthing for this cargo transfer to barge.

Core has been discharging bulk cargo for various clients across different industries for over 30 years.

Great Lakes Dredge Barge

In May 2021 Core had the opportunity to provided berthing, crane services, repair services, welding services and tug repair for the Dredge Ellis Island that was mobilizing to dredge the Mobile Ship channel. Core has vast experience and capabilities in shore-based services.

Seven Vega

In May 2021 the Seven Vega, a Subsea Seven vessel, came to port to offload miscellaneous project equipment. Core helped in the mobilization and demobilization before the Seven Vega returned to the Gulf of Mexico working on the Mad Dog 2 campaign.

Subsea 7 – Tucker Candies – 2 - Suction Piles

In April 2021, Tucker Candies arrived at Core Industries to load two suction piles that were to be delivered to the installation vessel for the Mad Dog Campaign in the Gulf of Mexico. Core prepared and staged the suction piles dockside. Core used it’s 660-ton heavy lift crane to load the piles onto the Tucker Candies.

Subsea 7- Island Victory

The Island Victory is installing the mooring lines for the Mad Dog 2 project in the Gulf of Mexico. The Island Victory berthed at Core Industries for approximately 3 days. Core mobilized and demobilized equipment for this Subsea 7 vessel. Core’s proximity to the Gulf of Mexico allows for us to help in many offshore projects.

TechnipFMC – HLV – Load out Equipment

The BBC Vesuvius was chosen to ship 4 used reels back to France for re-use along with two-reel drive systems from the Deep Star that needed refurbishment. Core was commissioned to remove this equipment from the Deep Star, prior to leaving America for Norway, to go on dry dock. The equipment then needed modifications and was stored for a short period until loaded back onto a heavy Lift vessel. Core’s heavy lift and dockside storage capabilities allow us to work with various clients across all industries.

Mobile Pulley Works - Spud Lift

Mobile Pulley Works commissioned Core to lift a spud that was needing to be positioned upward and installed in a dredge they were mobilizing to work in Mobile Bay. Core used their heavy lift crane to lift and install the approximately 100-ton spud.

Offloading Clinker

In January 2021, Core discharged 22,000 metric tons of Clinker from ship to barges. This product was barged up river for cement manufacturing. The offloading of Clinker took approximately 3 days to complete.