MMR Receives Contractor’s Safety Excellence Award from the Gulf Coast Safety Council for Outstanding Safety Performance
Monday, May 14, 2018
BATON ROUGE, La. – MMR received the Gulf Coast Safety Council's (GCSC) Contractor's Safety Excellence Award for specialty contractors at the 18th annual awards banquet, held May 3, 2018, at the Edward A. Dufresne Community Center in Luling, La.
The Contractor's Safety Excellence Award honors local contractors and owners who achieved outstanding records of safety performance. MMR received a multiple-locations Outstanding Safety Performance Award for the best performance during 2017 among the companies classified as Specialty Contractors with 100,000 to 500,000 work hours. MMR was nominated for this award based on performance at Dow St. Charles, NuStar, Phillips 66, United Bulk Terminals, Valero St. Charles, Valero Mereaux, Shell Norco and Monsanto.
GCSC provides high quality industrial education for plant personnel and contract workers. Since its inception, GCSC annually has trained approximately 22,000 workers in generic industrial safety orientation.
“We are honored to receive the GCSC Contractor’s Safety Excellence Award for Outstanding Safety Performance in 2017,” said John Cassagne, MMR Vice President of HS&E. “Receiving this award reflects the positive safe work culture that everyone at MMR strives to achieve.”
Pictured (l-r): Jason Templet, MMR District Manager; Michael Gomez, MMR District HSE Coordinator; Eric Hebert, MMR DOW St. Charles Site Manager; Brandon LeGrange, MMR District HSE Safety Coordinator; Vance Mitchell, MMR Construction Manager; Mike Viola, MMR Construction Manager; Gary Abston, MMR Valero St. Charles Site Manager.
MMR has served as the industry leader in instrumentation and electrical construction, maintenance and technical services for more than 50 years. Headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, MMR continues to grow both regionally and nationally with 26 branch offices throughout the United States as well as in Canada, Colombia, Trinidad, Venezuela, Ecuador and Panama.