TransCoastal Wins Pipelaying Contracts.HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 29, 1998--TransCoastal Marine Services Inc. (Nasdaq:TCMS TCMS Taylor County Middle School (Georgia)
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The largest of the contracts is for Koch Pipeline Southeast Inc., Wichita, Kansas
Wichita, also known as the Air Capital of the World, is the largest city in the U.S. state of Kansas, as well as a major aircraft manufacturing hub and cultural center. . It calls for TransCoastal to lay and bury 40 miles of 12-inch-diameter pipeline from a pumping station in St. Tammany Parish to the east bank of the Mississippi River Mississippi River
River, central U.S. It rises at Lake Itasca in Minnesota and flows south, meeting its major tributaries, the Missouri and the Ohio rivers, about halfway along its journey to the Gulf of Mexico. in St. Charles Parish. The contract is part of a project that is designed to transport natural gas liquids from a Mississippi plant and two Alabama plants for further processing at facilities in Louisiana. The two smaller contracts are also in the Louisiana area.
Bill E. Stallworth, chairman and chief executive officer of TransCoastal, said, "The Koch contract illustrates the combined capabilities of the pipeline and offshore services companies we acquired last year. While the majority of this project crosses Lake Pontchartrain Lake Pontchartrain (local English pronunciation [leɪk ˈpʰɑntʃətʰɹeɪn]) (French: Lac Pontchartrain, pronounced , it also includes marsh work and approximately 8 miles over land. This award affirms our strategy of building on our strengths in shallow water See:
TransCoastal Marine Services Inc., headquartered in Houston, is a marine construction company. Its services include pipeline installation and repair, primarily in the transition zone and shallow-water regions along the U.S. Gulf Coast. For all water depths, the company performs hydrostatic testing and commissioning of pipelines, plus fabrication fabrication (fab´rikā´shn),
n the construction or making of a restoration. and refurbishment of offshore drilling rigs, barge drilling rigs and structural components of fixed platforms.
CONTACT: TransCoastal Marine Services Inc., Houston
Johnnie W. Domingue, 713/784-7429