FREDERICK, Md., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel has recognized 56 companies for outstanding work on power projects with the annual Bechtel Power Subcontractor and Supplier Recognition Awards. The awards honor subcontractors and suppliers who supported Bechtel Power's communications, renewable, transmission, nuclear, and thermal projects during 2013.
The recipients of the top awards are:
- Subcontractor of the Year - Dashiell Corporation
- Subcontractor of the Year - Inland Valley Construction Co. Inc.
- Supplier of the Year, Major Equipment - Nooter/Eriksen, Inc.
- Supplier of the Year, Balance of Plant Equipment - Team Industries, Inc.
"Subcontractors and suppliers play a critical role in our ability to deliver projects to our customers with the highest levels of safety, quality, and ethics," said Toby Seay, president of Bechtel's power global business unit. "The expertise and innovation they bring are essential to a project's success."
Companies were evaluated on multiple factors. They include: overall performance; the ability to deliver quality equipment on time; the ability to work collaboratively to meet milestones; and meeting or exceeding project expectations in aspects of safety, construction performance, technical expertise, and environmental compliance. Nominations were submitted by Bechtel project procurement and contracts managers, and final recommendations were approved by senior-most leadership within Bechtel's power business.
Bechtel is a global leader in the design and construction of complex power projects and has been at the forefront of the power industry for more than 65 years. In addition to designing and/or building more than half of the country's nuclear plants, Bechtel recently completed three of the world's largest solar facilities and is building three highly efficient natural gas-fueled power plants in the U.S.
Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. We stand apart for our ability to get the job done right—no matter how big, how complex, or how remote. Bechtel operates through five global business units that specialize in civil infrastructure; power generation, communications, and transmission; mining and metals; oil, gas, and chemicals; and government services. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 22,000 projects in 140 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 50 countries. Visit www.bechtel.com.