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GLOBAL INDUSTRIES LTD. GLOBAL INDUSTRIES LTD. SAYS IT IS PREPARED TO FIND A SOLUTION TO ANY CHALLENGE IN THE OFFSHORE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY. INTO THE DEEP G lobal Industries Ltd. provides offshore construction, engineering, project management and support services – such as pipeline construction; platform installation and removal; decommissioning; deepwater subsea construction, umbilicals, risers and flowlines (SURF) installation; inspection, repair and maintenance (IRM); and diving – to the oil and gas industry worldwide. Originally established in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, Global is headquartered in Carlyss, La., with a worldwide administrative office in Houston. With more than 5,000 employees, the company operates in West Africa, the Middle East, Mediterranean, Asia-Pacific, India, South America and Mexico’s Bay of Campeche, in addition to its original location. “Expansion has been achieved through a combination of acquisitions and organic growth into new markets,” the company says. Global has two business units: the offshore construction division (OCD) and the subsea services division. OCD performs the services using the company’s construction barges, including pipelay and derrick lifts. The subsea services division provides diving and diverless intervention, SURF and IRM. “Global provides affordable solutions for the offshore oil and gas industry to meet the energy needs of the world while safeguarding our people and maximizing our profitability,” it says. “Global will be the preferred provider of solutions and the employer of choice.” Offshore Leader Global says it has one of the world’s largest offshore construction fleets containing combination pipelay/derrick barges, as well as dedicated derrick barges. This allows it to provide total solutions for pipeline construction and platform installation, it says. “As we enhance our capabilities to serve our customers in expanding the depth and range of locations where oil and gas is produced, we still continue to occupy a position as a leading provider of conventional offshore construction and installation services,” Global says. “When it comes to offshore pipelines, if you can name it, chances are we have built it. In addition to handling rigid pipe from 2 to 48 feet in diameter, we offer state-of-the-art reel pipelay technology for offshore installation up to 10 times faster than conventional WINTER 2010 Global utilizes its offshore construction division and subsea services division to be a worldwide leader in the oil and gas industry. COMPANY PROFILE Global Industries Ltd. www.globalind.com Headquarters: Carlyss, La. Employees: 5,000+ Services: Offshore construcGlobal Industries Ltd.: tion, engineering and project management “Global will be the preferred provider of solutions and the employer of choice.” 94 | EXPLORATION-PROCESSING.COM
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Exploration & Processing - Winter 2010
Exploration & Processing - Winter 2009
Preparing for an Economic Upturn
Emergency Preparedness Case Study
quasar energy group
The Crossing Co.
Discovery Drilling Contractors
Mantra Venture Group
Alaska Clean Seas
Platinum Group Metals Ltd.
TG Engineering Inc.
Abacus Mining & Exploration Corp.
Advanced Rig Services
Bell Industries Inc.
Canrig Drilling Technologies Ltd.
Equipment Maintenance Services
Galloway Oilfield Construction Ltd.
Latex Construction Co.
PC Gold Inc.
Processes Unlimited International Inc.
Global Industries Ltd.
Herman Oil Co.
Juhl Wind Inc.
MWD Services LLC
Nevada Geothermal Power Inc.
Oski Energy LLC
Powertech Uranium Corp.
Avanti Mining Inc.
BlackBrush Oil & Gas – Texstar Midstream
The Coeur d’Alenes Co.
Vibration Technology Inc.
Exploration & Processing - Winter 2010