MN 100: Signal International
11 N. Water St., Suite 16250
Mobile, AL 36602
Telephone: 251 544 2620
CEO/President: Richard Marler, CEO
Number of Employees: 500
With four yards, Signal offers new construction, rig and ship repair, offshore and technical services. The new construction facility in Orange, Texas has undergone a major transformation over the past several years, including the addition of a new panel line and steel processing facility. The Pascagoula facility handles rig fabrication and repair and has improved automation as well as dredging a deep hole for thruster work and space for storage of offshore equipment. The 30,000 ton Dual Carrier/heavy lift dry dock is located at this facility.
Signal is ISO 9001:2008 registered and has been recognized as one of the safest shipyards in the U.S. by SCA for 10 out of 11 years. Signal offers 3 dry docks: One Panamax size; a 30,000 ton rig dry dock and a 4,200 ton dry dock. Over 6,000 feet of water front is available between three facilities. Yards in Mobile, Pascagoula, and Orange, Texas allow direct Gulf of Mexico access.
(As published in the August 2014 edition of Marine News - http://magazines.marinelink.com/Magazines/MaritimeNews)