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.

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.

Technip- Deep Star

In January 2021 Core provided Heavy Lift support for the demobilization of the Barracuda Project in Trinidad. The scope of work included unloading one 11.4 empty reel to be stored at Core’s facility. Core’s heavy lift, storage solutions, and proximity to the Gulf of Mexico allows us to assist in many offshore projects for various clients.

The Seven Vega

The Seven Vega is a new pipe lay vessel for the SS7 fleet. It was here on its maiden voyage to lay pipe in the Gulf of Mexico on the BP Manuel project. Core upended and loaded a suction pile on the deck. Core also provided support for mobilization and modifications to the deck. Core Industries was happy to host The Seven Vega for 2 weeks in December 2020.

Technip- Deep Blue

In December 2020 Technip’s vessel, The Deep Blue, was at Core Industries in support of the Thunderhorse project in the Gulf of Mexico. Core provided our Heavy lift Crane to load a large 11.4 Umbilical reel onto the Reel Drive System to be deployed. The Deep Blue was berthed at Core for 2 days.