HOUSTON, Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Goldstone Exterior Services Inc., the Houston-based leader in compliant exterior maintenance and asset preservation services, today announced the launch of its full-service health, safety and environmental (HSE) department, appointing HSE veteran Kenny Johnson as Director of HSE & Training. Goldstone currently serves some of the state's biggest names in commercial real estate and industrial companies, providing regulatory compliant asset maintenance and preservation services ranging from closed-loop power washing of buildings, parking facilities and industrial equipment to full service maintenance planning and consulting.
"Our investment in formalizing our HSE programs truly raises the bar on both work quality and job safety in our category," said Jean Neustadt III, President of Goldstone Exterior Services Inc. "In today's highly regulated job site environment, our customers will benefit from our company's commitment to industry-leading HSE best practices." Neustadt added that the company has already secured a number of significant new contracts based on the addition of its HSE operation.
"Our customers can have greater confidence that we are employing the very best HSE programs to prevent incidents and injuries in the execution of their projects," said Kenny Johnson, Director of HSE & Training for Goldstone. "We now offer an unparalleled commitment to HSE processes and procedures among Houston's exterior services companies." Johnson went on to add that solid, behavior-based HSE programs will permeate the company's culture and how its personnel do their jobs, ultimately driving ever-increasing job quality for its customers. In addition to improvements in safety equipment, it also includes extensive and ongoing training of its employees on job site safety practices and procedures.
Over the years, Goldstone Exterior Services has distinguished itself as a leader in providing environmentally superior "closed loop" power washing services, meaning washwater runoff is captured, treated and/or properly disposed with no contaminated effluents entering storm sewers. The addition of its HSE operation will offer customers a full line of new benefits that include job safety assessments, job planning and safety analysis, environmental protection, in addition to extensive HSE training for its employees who execute work at customer job sites.
SOURCE Goldstone Exterior Services Inc.