C & C Technologies, Inc. is a privately-owned international surveying and mapping company specializing in deepwater services, with 600 employees worldwide. Our cutting-edge technologies, inspiring workplace and "can do" attitude endear our clients and attract the industry's leading innovators.
C & C Technologies, Inc. is an international surveying and mapping company headquartered in Lafayette, Louisiana. C & C has approximately 600 employees worldwide. The company performs services for the oil and gas industry, the telecommunications industry and the U.S. government. Of these three sectors, the majority of C & C’s work is for the oil and gas industry. C & C owns a vast array of assets, including land and underwater positioning equipment, high-resolution geophysical equipment and vessels, geotechnical field and laboratory equipment and office processing and reporting software. More than 98 percent of
C & C’s personnel are full time permanent employees.
Thomas and Jim Chance were raised in the survey business helping their father, John E. Chance, build the largest privately-owned survey company in the world. In 1992, when John E. Chance sold his company, the Chance brothers resigned their management positions and began organizing C & C Technologies, Inc.
Thomas and Jim quickly assembled a team of diverse experts that shared their entrepreneurial spirit. Initially, C & C was operated out of a home office with five employees, but has now grown to more than 600 employees worldwide. C & C is headquartered in Lafayette, Louisiana, “the Heart of Cajun Country” and has offices in Houston, Singapore, Brazil, Mexico, South Africa, Angola and the United Kingdom.
C & C provides a wide range of survey and mapping services for the land and offshore oil and gas industry, the telecommunications industry and the U.S. government. The company has divisions including Land and Transition Zone Survey Division, the Marine Construction Survey Division, the Geophysical and Geoscience Division, the Geotechnical Division and the Worldwide DGPS Services Division.
C & C’s operational divisions are sustained by several in-house support functions including a database department, a systems development department, an information technology department, an electronics department, a mechanical fabrication department, as well as an HSE and QA department.
C & C is known through the world as a technological leader in the survey field. Innovations such as C-Nav, Globally-corrected GPS and the C-Surveyor™ AUVs have made groundbreaking advancements to the survey industry and subsequently have saved clients time and money.
C & C provides a wide range of survey, mapping and related services. The company has five major divisions, including the Geophysical and Geosciences Survey Division, the Marine Construction Survey Division, the Land and Transition Zone Survey Division, the Worldwide DGPS Services Division and the Geotechnical Division.
C & C’s operations are sustained by several in-house support functions, including a database department, a systems development department, an information technology department, an electronics department, a mechanical fabrication department and a health, safety and environmental and quality assurance function. C & C’s main facility includes more than 45,000 square feet of office, laboratory and warehouse space, and is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
C & C services include the following:
• Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) survey services
• C-Nav® - Globally Corrected GPS
• Marine construction survey services
• Geophysical survey services
• Geosciences services
• Government services
• Land and coastal survey services
• CCGIS Map Free GoM GIS Viewer
• Geotechnical services
The C & C Technologies, Inc. vision is comprised of five key ideas. They are the core of what we strive for each day, in each job and for every client.
1. To be a growing company,
2. Earning clients for life,
3. Utilizing technology to our clients' benefit,
4. Doing it right,
5. Being a great place to work!
Employees of C & C Technologies, Inc. have a unique assortment of skills, education and experience coupled with a healthy dash of “can do” attitude. Although we come from diverse backgrounds, we all share a common vision of goals and how to achieve them. At C & C, all employees are encouraged to be creative and express ideas openly. This culture has facilitated the creation of several innovative survey methods that are now benchmarks in the industry.
Employee backgrounds at C & C include survey engineers, geologists, geophysicists, systems analysts, marine and ocean engineers, electrical engineers, geodesists, professional land surveyors, civil engineers, hydrographers, computer engineers, electronics technicians, survey technicians, welders/fabricators, cartographers and many others.
We work with all the major operators, such as Sonangol, Total, BP, Chevron, Esso, Petrobras.