WHPacific is majority owned by a partnership between the Chouest and Pregeant families of Louisiana. The Pregeant family is the founding family of Grand Isle Shipyard, Inc. that has continued operations since its start in 1948. The Chouest family has owned and operated the Edison Chouest Offshore family of companies since their start in 1960. These two companies have been industry leaders for more than 70 years. The collaboration introduces a global reach with significant assets, resources, networks, and opportunities to enhance and expand our line of work.