Monday, January 26, 2015

Offshore Liftboats in Shipping and Marine Magazine

Vanessa and Lauren at the L/B Lauren Frances



As Offshore Liftboats founders Mike and Annie Melancon step down, daughters Vanessa Melancon Pierce and Lauren Melancon Cheramie take on the roles of Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer respectively.

The two sisters will continue the growth of OffshoreLiftboats, with the aid of their veteran management team including Chief Operating Officer Gary Callais and Quality, Health, Safety & Environmental Manager Craig Pierce.

Click here to read Vanessa and Lauren’s interview regarding the new ownership on pages 46 thru 49 of Shipping and Marine Magazine issue 117.

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Tuesday, January 20, 2015

London Visit to L/B Lauren Frances

Pictured: Mark Edmondson with CHUBB and Tony Cuthbertson with Price Forbes standing aboard class 230’ L/B Lauren Frances.

Offshore Liftboats is wishing safe travels to our friends TC and Mark, as they head back across the pond today on their return trip home to London. While visiting Louisiana on business yesterday, Tony Cuthbertson with Price Forbes and Mark Edmondson with CHUBB, got to board L/B Lauren Frances, as Captain Erik Raffield and Port Captain Zack Danos fired up the port side engines for the very first time.

The L/B Lauren Frances is being constructed by Conrad Shipyard in Morgan City, Louisiana.  We are excepting to take delivery of our new class 230’ in the first week of March 2015.   


At Offshore Liftboats "Our Commitment to YOU is: SAFETY and SERVICE FIRST!"
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Thursday, January 30, 2014

New 230' Class - L/B Lauren Frances





Offshore Liftboats is proud to announce that construction has begun on our first Class 230’ vessel.  The L/B Lauren Frances is being built at Conrad Shipyard in Morgan City, Louisiana.  The vessel will be equipped with a 250 Ton Primary Crane and 5000 square feet of deck space.  Delivery is expected in the first quarter of 2015.



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Wednesday, April 10, 2013

L/B Vanessa Progress






On 4-9-13 Marine Industrial Fabrication joined the L/B Vanessa's hull and cabin section. Gary Callais with Offshore Liftboats was there to take a few photos. Offshore Liftboats is excited with the progress and is expecting a June 2013 delivery.  












Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Happy Thanksgiving




 


Offshore Liftboats would like to extend a special greeting of Thanksgiving as we take this time to express to you our sincere appreciation for your confidence and loyalty.  We are deeply thankful and extend to you our best wishes for a happy and healthy Thanksgiving Day!

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Thursday, August 30, 2012

Post-Hurricane Isaac

Offshore Liftboats Press Release:
Post Hurricane Isaac
August 30, 2012

Now that Hurricane Isaac has passed a safe distance for our main office in Cut Off, LA and our vessels along the coast in safe harbor we were able to preform damage assessments.  Offshore Liftboats fleet is  fine and ready to go back to work as seas and customer needs warrant.  Our office in Cut Off, LA is in good shape and ready to open at 8 a.m. tomorrow.
Offshore Liftboats never lost communications with vessels, customers, operations, or staff throughout this event.  

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