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Chet Morrison Contractors certified by GE Oil & Gas for marine riser repair

(Houma, La.) – Chet Morrison Contractors is now certified as a Licensed Inspection & Repair Service Provider for GE Oil and Gas. Specifically, the company’s Deepwater Riser Services’ facility in Houma is qualified for disassembly, inspection and repair of GE Oil & Gas marine drilling risers. It is one of only two such facilities in the state of Louisiana.

“As an approved GE Channel Partner, Chet Morrison Contractors is qualified to perform a variety of inspection and repair services for marine drilling risers on behalf of GE Oil & Gas,” said John DeBlieux, vice president of Deepwater Riser Services. “This certification allows us to issue Original Equipment Manufacturer Certifications of Compliance (OEM COC), enhancing customer confidence in the high quality of our work.”

Chet Morrison Contractors offers a variety of services throughout the riser life cycle, including transportation and maintenance. With an API Q1 Registered Quality Management System, Chet Morrison Contractors’ in-house team of quality and NDT inspectors completes all work on-site under the strictest protocols for quality and safety. The Houma Riser facility is OEM-certified for GE Oil & Gas as well as Trelleborg repair work.


Chet Morrison Contractors provides comprehensive construction, maintenance and abandonment services to the oil and gas industry for land, offshore and shallow-water projects across the globe. Leveraging over three decades of experience, domestic and international facilities and a wide range of specialized resources, Chet Morrison Contractors has developed a reputation as an industry-leading solutions provider.