MMS Honors Quality Production Management for Offshore Platform Safety

Quality Production Management, L.L.C. (QPM), a contract production company located in New Iberia, Louisiana, was recently awarded the 2008 Lafayette District SAFE Award by the Minerals Management Service (MMS).

QPM operates several platforms in the Gulf of Mexico and employs nearly 200 individuals around the local area. In 2008, MMS inspected thirty-one (31) of QPM's operated platforms representing four (4) different clients. A total of 318 components were checked on the offshore platforms. QPM's INC (incident of non-compliance) to component ratio was an outstanding 0.028 significantly below the present Lafayette District average.

QPM began operations in 2007 and has been subsequently expanding its operations quite rapidly. Currently, QPM operates approximately 50 platforms in the Gulf of Mexico and has recently expanded to land operations in North Dakota. QPM continually strives to provide their clients with superior operations management services, while progressively building an excellent reputation based on the knowledge and expertise of its specialized workforce. The supplemental labor division strives to provide their clients with premier start-up and operations management services along with a well-trained labor force including: production operators, mechanics, electricians, foremen, and superintendents. Troy Collins and Nathan Granger, the owners of QPM, also operate an offshore construction company, Quality Construction & Production, LLC (QCP), which is located in Lafayette, Louisiana.

QPM would like to express their sincerest gratitude to their offshore personnel for their diligent work and their dedication to safety and to the company. The outstanding work ethics and knowledge of our employees has made this award possible. QPM is committed to the well-being, safety, and security of our workforce. It is our employees who make us the superior choice for contract production operations.