Loading Reel for Chevron Ballymore Project

Core Industries recently loaded a reel onto the SEVEN ARTIC. The reel arrived at Core on barge, where it underwent inspection and maintenance. The reel will be delivered to the Chevron Ballymore deepwater project in the Gulf of Mexico. Core Industries has served as a base of operations for many oil field clients. Our port’s […]

Unloading Drilling Riser Joints

Core Industries unloaded 54 Olympus drilling riser joints from the OSV HARVEY ENERGY on August 25, 2023.  While at Core, the drilling riser joints will be cleaned, inspected and undergo buoyancy module and seal refurbishment. Once the job is complete, the drilling riser joints will return to the Olympus Platform in the Gulf of Mexico.  […]


The SEVEN ARTIC, a Subsea Seven vessel, recently arrived at Core Industries to offload miscellaneous project equipment. Core assisted in the demobilization of the Taggert project and in the mobilization of the K2 Field project.

SEVEN ARTIC: Reel Loading

The SEVEN ARTIC recently loaded an 80 ton reel with umbilical to mobilize for the TALOS project in the Gulf Of Mexico.  Core Industries stored the reel and staged it alongside the vessel for loading. Prior to the reel loading, Core personnel demobilized the Chevron Anchor project equipment from the vessel and provided dockside support […]

Heavy Lift

Core Industries recently loaded its 330-ton Liebherr crane onto the SEAWAY FALCON for transport across the Theodore Industrial Canal to Aker Solutions to provide crane support to an umbilical loading operation. The vessel SEAWAY FALCON had two carousels on the deck to load four umbilicals for transport to Dubai. The 330-ton crane was needed to […]

Flexible Reel Loaded to Barge

Core Industries recently loaded a 90-ton flexible reel to barge for Oceaneering International Inc. The barge delivered the reel to Port Fourchon, La., where it will be loaded to a construction vessel to be installed in the Shell PowerNap Phase 2 project in the Gulf of Mexico. The reel has been stored at Core Industries […]

Umbilical Reel Handling

Core Industries recently offloaded PN3 reel, umbilical test piece and 20 crates from the M/V HAPPY RANGER. After the pieces were flushed, tested and lashing stars were installed, the pieces were loaded onto the M/V DEEP BLUE to be installed in the Gulf of Mexico. Core Industries used its heavy lift crane, forklift and personnel […]

Shell URSA Drilling Riser

Core Industries recently loaded pipe for the URSA Drilling Riser onto the M/V DEER ISLAND.  In addition to  installing fairings and buoyancy modules on the pipe, Core cleaned and prepped the pipe for load out. The URSA Drilling Riser is located 130 miles southeast of New Orleans, La. Core’s shore-based service experience and proximity to […]

Offloading Pipe: Shell

In November 2022,  the M/V NICKI CANDIES, arrived at Core Industries to offload Top Tension Riser pipe from the Mars Oil and Gas Field Project. Core supplied bolster frames and rigging to Shell for loading and transporting the pipe to the Core dock. Using the 275-ton Terex crane,  the pipe was offloaded and stored where […]

Heavy Lift Flexible Reels

Using its’ 600-ton heavy lift crane, Core loaded the M/V LADY IRENA with eight flexible reels for return to Le Trait, France for repurposing. Core crews provided stevedoring and welding services to prepare the reels for transport.