BERTHOUD, Colo., Aug. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackeagle Energy Services, a leader in the utility and energy industries, is proud to announce it has surpassed one million man-hours without a recordable incident. This milestone was reached on July 26th of this year.
"Blackeagle is in the safety business," said President and CEO Rick Barrett. "Safety is not a separate function; it is fundamental to everything we do and is at the heart of our planning, execution, and feedback systems. Our employees know safety is vital to themselves, customers and our company, and their ability to work a million hours without incident reflects that."
"Outstanding safety performance starts and finishes with people. People need to be engaged, focused, trained and possess the right values," said Blackeagle's Director of Environmental Health and Safety George Bunker. "As a company, we have programs starting with pre-employment integrity testing, skills based onboarding, operator qualifications, good-catch recognition, safety audits, and weekly craft level performance scorecards that span the life of our projects and reinforce our safety culture."
Barrett added, "We are extremely proud of this achievement, and I want to thank our many employees for this tremendous accomplishment. They deserve the credit."
About Blackeagle Energy Services
Since 1986, Blackeagle Energy Services has been building and maintaining our nation's energy infrastructure. Pipeline and facility construction, pipeline integrity management, field maintenance, and fabrication are what we do. Based in Berthoud, Colo., with operations across the country, Blackeagle provides services to the nation's leading energy transportation and distribution companies. For more information, contact Vice President of Corporate Development Todd Erickson at (970) 344-6185 or Todd.Erickson@Blackegl.com or visit www.BlackeagleEnergyServices.com.
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