HOUSTON, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Valerus, Member of SNC-Lavalin Group and one of the world's leading providers of oil and gas handling services and equipment, has been awarded a Gas Processors Suppliers Association (GPSA) Company Safety Award. The national industry award recognizes Valerus' outstanding safety performance and commitment to safety programs in the industry.
The GPSA awards are based on the previous year's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) records, company size and a history of active safety programs and displaying safety improvement. Valerus was one of eight companies recognized at the 2015 National Gas Processors Association Annual Convention in San Antonio, Texas. The honor was accepted by Jim Gill, Chief Operating Officer for Valerus.
"Safety is a driving force behind everything we do at Valerus, whether out in the field, inside the shop or in the office," said Valerus Chief Executive Officer Steve Gill. "The health and safety of our employees is our top priority, and our superior safety programs set the industry benchmark in this area. Our thanks to the GPSA for recognizing Valerus' track record for continuous improvement efforts and commitment to the highest standard in safety."
Valerus, Member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, is a worldwide leader in integrated oil and gas handling and processing. Valerus manufactures reciprocating compressor packages, production equipment, gas processing solutions, liquid separation systems and provides engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning/ start-up services. Its mission is to deliver tailored solutions for its customers through an extraordinary focus on efficiency and performance. Valerus is committed to achieving the highest standards in health, safety and environmental responsibility. For more information visit www.valerus.com.