ExPert Riser Solutions

ExPert Riser Solutions offers a unique location, high-quality service, unmatched expertise and tremendous value for your marine riser needs. Being positioned in Port Fourchon, The Gateway to the Gulf, provides added logistical efficiencies by eliminating trucking expenses and potential transportation damage. The ExPert Riser Solutions facility is a very impressive site situated on 53 acres with direct crane access to 700′ of waterfront property on Slip B. With two dedicated pedestal cranes, 1 100-ton and 1 75-ton, ExPert Riser Solutions takes possession of your riser from start to finish. Dedicated buildings are utilized for each phase of the inspection and repair process. From material cleaning to disassembly through inspection and repair, the ExPert team has your needs covered. Qualified technicians document and track each and every movement of your materials. The staff at ExPert Riser Solutions is dedicated to providing its clients with the highest inspection and repair services available in the industry by utilizing procedures guided by API, DNV, ABS, ASME, AWS, and OEM specifications.

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The Riser ExPerts


  • Utilize approved API and OEM Procedures to guide the removal process
  • Tag each component with unique identifier for Quality Control
  • Trained professional technicians provide high quality, repeatable results

Welding & Fabrication

  • Certified Welders – ASME section 9, DNV, ABS certification criteria
  • State of the art post weld heat treatment facility
  • Ability to weld on materials such as 316L, 2207 Super Duplex, X80, F22, etc.
  • Inconel Inlay to modify the box ends of service lines

Coating Systems

  • Utilize environmentally friendly materials
  • TSA (Thermally Sprayed Aluminum) capability
  • Technicians are trained to recognized industry standards

Inspection Services

  • Certified Level 2 inspectors in accordance with SNT-TC-1A
  • State of the art equipment
  • Magnetic particle and dye penetrant testing
  • Follow established procedures from API, ASME, and AWS standards

Buoyancy Repair

  • Inspection and repair of syntactic foam
  • Trained technicians follow OEM repair specifications
  • Ability to test the uplift capacity of your riser system

Handling & Storage

  • Direct boat access to 53 acre Riser facility
  • One 100-Ton and One 75-Ton pedestal cranes for safe handling
  • Safely transport each joint of riser to secure area

Riser & Component Traceability

  • Provide client with electronic and paper copy of all inspections and repairs

Between Well Riser Maintenance Services (Download Flyer below)


  •   Drilling Risers and Telescopic Joints
  •   Running operations make ready. BHGE Vetco HMF & MR 6H SE
  •   Cameron Load King
  •   Clip Riser
  •   NOV FT-H


API Q1 Certification License #1332

Marine Logistics Services and Accommodations
ExPert also offers marine logistics services and on-site accommodations for housing of personnel on a long-term or short-term basis.

ExPert Riser Solutions goal is to provide our customers with high-quality products. We accomplish this goal by listening to our customer’s needs and translating those needs into continuously improved products and services.