Media tagged with "Safety"

Jun
19

AGC of Nevada's Safety Awards 2018

Tags: Safety, Award

The Associated General Contractors (ASG) of Nevada recently recognized Southland Industries with “Best Safety Record (Specialty Contractor, Over 50,000 Hours)” at the 2017 ASG Safety Awards. Congratulations to Kevin Dunn and Scott Lindstrom on this outstanding achievement.

The AGC Safety Awards are judged in the spring of each year and winners are presented at the annual Safety Awards Celebration in June.

Founded in 1966, the Nevada Chapter ASG’s mission is to support its members, enhance the image and awareness of the construction industry and quality of life through skill, integrity and responsibility.

Award
Jan
17

Improving Safety with Building Information Modeling Technology

Tags: BIM, Safety

Article | Constructor Magazine
Southland’s Kevin Dunn explains how BIM technology can be used to identify and eliminate risks before they occur on jobsites.

Article
Sep
03

2015 ENR Best Project of the Year

Tags: Southwest, Safety, Innovation

Independent juries of industry leaders in design and construction selected projects in the Southwest region using five criteria, including: safety, innovation, and teamwork. The competition honors the best construction projects and the companies that designed and built them in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. 

ENR’s 2015 Best Project Award
SLS Las Vegas 

Award
May
04

Lean Construction Institute (LCI) Webinar: Southland Safety - One Team

Tags: Safety, LCI

During the webinar Southland will discuss how they created a culture where their safety team from all divisions across the country have come together to try and achieve a common goal, zero injuries.  The common goal of zero injuries is not one that is easily obtainable in our industry, but by working as one unit and getting the small wins, Southland is continually closing in on achieving zero injuries.  However just like many other goals, this takes constant tweaking and maintenance that the team at Southland drives continuously. As a team they stress “Perfection is our goal, excellence will be tolerated

Event
Dec
05

Mission Critical Fire Safety

Tags: Service, Fire Protection, Safety, Data Center

Article | Mission Critical (2014)
The data collection and cloud computing industry has seen tremendous growth in recent years, and that growth has been a boon to the construction industry, which is being called upon to design and build these structures to accommodate complex mechanical needs. Chief among these needs is a reliable and effective fire protection system that will ensure mission-critical technology like servers are always operational.

Article
Oct
06

2014 AGC Best Corporate Safety Program

Tags: Safety

Southland is proud to receive a 2014 Washington Contractor award for “Best Corporate Safety Program” in the $150,000,000 - $400,000,000 size category. This award is presented by the Associated General Contractors of America to companies promoting the best corporate safety plans. Southland was judged on its company safety record, components of the corporate program, and a narrative description of the program. 

The Associated General Contrators of America
AGC of Metropolitan Washington DC

Award
Aug
20

2013 Golden Gate Partnership Recognition

Tags: Safety

Southland Industries was recognized by the CA/OSHA Consultation Service for its effort in implementing and maintaining an effective injury and illness prevention program during the Cal/OSHA Consultation Service visit conducted at the UCLA Wasserman Tower Project on July 20, 2013.

Golden Gate Partnership Recognition
UCLA Wasserman Tower Project

Certification #: G-1786

Award
Jul
11

Industry Experts Weigh In on Safety Matters

Tags: Safety

Article | Constructor Magazine (2013)
Reyann Contreras recently contributed her expertise to a Q&A on safety best practices for an article in Constructor magazine (page 76).

Article
Sep
17

Southland Industries Receives Fort Worth District Excellence through Safety Award from the US Army Corps of Engineers

Tags: Safety

Fort Worth, TX (2012)
Southland Industries, one of the nation's largest mechanical contractors, was recently honored with the Fort Worth District Excellence through Safety Award from the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) for this quarter.

Press Release
May
29

Safety Coordinator Jay Stetz awarded Construction Health and Safety Technician certification.

Tags: Safety
Dulles, VA  (2010)
The Council on Certification of Health, Environmental, and Safety Technologists (CCHEST) recently awarded Mid-Atlantic Safety Coordinator Jay Stetz...
Press Release