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    Rigdon Marine christens Bienville and Iberville

    Vessel & ROV News // February 4, 2005
    Larry Rigdon, President and Chief Executive Officer of Rigdon Marine, has announced that Mrs Janie Babin, wife of Michael Babin, Vice President of Administration, has christened the latest addition to Rigdon Marine's fleet, the PSV Bienville.

    Bienville is the sixth of 10 GPA-640 PSVs to be christened. The vessel joins its sister fleet of 210ft x 54ft x 19ft diesel-electric, DP-equipped PSVs that are currently operating in the Gulf of Mexico. Bienville was immediately deployed to work after its christening.

    At the International Workboat Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on December 2nd 2004, Mrs Jan Rigdon, wife of Larry Rigdon, christened the fifth ship in the series, Iberville.

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