Monthly Archives: December 2011

AHTS Gary Chouest and other photos from fourchon

Thought I’d post up a few of the iPad photos I have taken in the last few days here on the Gary Chouest. This has been a great boat to get introduced to the company on with an awesome wheelhouse … Continue reading

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Photo of the week 12/26/11. Christmas morning at the 8501

This weeks photo is Christmas morning sunrise while on station at the semi submersible drill rig Ensco 8501, taken by myself from the bridge of the AHTS Gary Chouest. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year everyone!

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Doing the Fourchon shuffle

Got called near the end of my watch to head from the flotation canal to Cport 3, assisted the relief capt here on the Gary with maneuvering down by Cport, spinning in an area just big enough for the boat. … Continue reading

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Headed down to Fourchon

Heading down to Fourchon in a few hours, hopping on the Gary Chouest for a week, the onto my regular boat the C-Performer for my regular 28 day hitch. I’ll be sure to take plenty of pictures, and everyone back … Continue reading

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It’s offical

As of today I have finished the pre-employment training and I am officially on the payroll as a mate at Edison Chouest Offshore. Hopefully on a boat tomorrow

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Gear Review, Grundens Shackleton Duffel Bag

The last two days have been an early christmas of sorts for me, as I will be at work for christmas and new years. One great piece of gear that I got for work is the Grundens Shackleton Duffel Bag. … Continue reading

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Photo of the week 12/19/11, my new assignment

C-Carrier, 240′ OSV, should be my new ride for the foreseeable future. Photo courtesy of

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