Chouest Employee Benefits
At ECO, we are committed to providing a quality employee benefit program to our employees. We are pleased to offer a web-based communication system to help you reduce your time spent learning about and selecting benefits.
These web pages are available to you and your dependents and will serve as an important resource center to access vital company information. You will also find helpful financial calculators, health and wellness information, documentation requirements, forms, and summaries of your individual benefit plans.
- Expert Travel
- Marine Technologies
- Sealand Mechanical
- International Marine Systems
- Galliano Marine Service International
- North American Shipbuilding
- Gulf Ship
- Tampa Ship
- C-Port and C-Port 2
- Martin Holdings
- Clean Tank
- Fourchon Heavy Lift
- American Custom Yachts
Below is a list of benefits administrators by company:
- American Custom Yachts – Melinda Mace: (772) 221-9100
- C-Innovation – Michelle Langsford: (985) 612-1770
- Clean Tank – Kasey Cheramie: (985) 601-4228
- C-Logistics – Kasey Cheramie: (985) 601-4228
- C-Port and C-Port 2 – Kasey Cheramie: (985) 601-4228
- C-Terminal – Kasey Cheramie: (985) 601-4228
- Fourchon Heavy Lift – Kasey Cheramie: (985) 601-4228
- GMS – Adrienne Guidry: (985) 601-4320; Madeline Duet: (985) 601-5164; Gina Pitre: (985) 601-4203; and Jenny Rodrigue: (985) 601-5276
- Gulf Ship – Dianne Munger: (228) 897-9189, ext. 53103
- International Marine Systems – Danica Braud: (985) 872-9002
- LaShip – David Chemin: (985) 601-5000, ext. 52629
- Marine Technologies – Michelle Langsford: (985) 612-1770
- Martin Holdings – Kasey Cheramie: (985) 601-4228
- North American Shipbuilding – Daisy Vizier: (985) 601-4113
- Sealand Mechanical – KeriLyn Bascle: (985) 601-4392
- Tampa Ship – Mary Guajardo: (813) 248-9310, ext. 53413
Below is a description of and links to the websites of some of the benefits available to our employees. Utilizing user names, passwords, and/or other individual specific information, you can log into these websites and access your 401(k) account, find a PPO provider, check on the status of a dental or disability claim, or research prescription drugs. If you have any questions about using the site, contact your location's benefits administrator.
The Principal Financial Group is the provider of basic life insurance coverage, short-term and long-term disability, and voluntary life insurance benefits. Click here to access your Principal benefits information.
BlueCross BlueShield of Louisiana is the Chouest group health plan's network and third party administrator. BlueCross is the nation's largest health insurance carrier, with an extensive network of doctors, hospitals and facilities offering significant discounts to its members. For information on specific providers, review the "Find a Doctor" section of the BlueCross website. Click here to view the Chouest Group Health medical benefit plan document.
Delta Dental is available to employees at all locations. You may use the Delta Dental website to view the dental benefits available under the plan, track the status of a dental claim, or find a dentist in your area.
AlwaysCare is the new provider of vision benefits. Visit the AlwaysCare website to check eligibility, search the list of participating providers, submit claims and view pending claims.
Express Scripts is the provider for prescriptions to all employees and affiliates. You may use the Express Scripts website to check your prescription benefits, prescription claims history, prescription savings opportunities, locate pharmacies and reorder prescriptions.
Retirement Strategies Group is the record-keeper for the ECO Retirement Plan. Use the Retirement Strategies Group's website to check your account balance, research the plan's investments, transfer existing funds, change future investment elections, model loans and download quarterly statements and forms. A retirement calculator is also available to help you estimate and plan for your retirement needs in the years to come. We have recently added a new feature to the website offering education and advice.
All ECO employees can take advantage of special discounts on their AT&T and Verizon cellular phone services. Click here to learn about these discounts.
Report Fraud / Abuse
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Workplace Harassment and Discrimination Policy
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GMS Code of Conduct and Ethics Statement
Click here to view information on the company's Code of Conduct and Ethics Statement.