Gilbane Big Winner at ASA Awards in Houston
HOUSTON, TX The American Subcontractors Association (ASA) presented Gilbane Building Company with three of their highest honors at the ASA Awards Gala in Houston, Texas. Members of the ASA nominate individuals and firms in eight categories. The nominations are then sent back to the membership for their vote. The votes were tallied and the "Top Five" firms and individuals were invited to attend the yearly event to find out the winners. This year, Gilbane was honored to receive the following awards: 2015 General Contractor Safety Award - Gilbane/Harvey; 2015 Project Superintendent of the Year - Gerald Moore, Gilbane and 2015 Project of the Year over $20 million - ExxonMobil Campus Project, Gilbane/Harvey
"It is an honor to once again be recognized by the ASA for our performance, especially as it relates to our "Gilbane Cares" safety program," said Dan Gilbane, Division Leader, Gilbane Southwest, "We are proud of these honors as they are a reflection of our company's culture. We have been fortunate to have dedicated clients like ExxonMobil, and terrific subcontractor partners in our daily quest to ensure the highest standards are met on each project."
Gilbane Building Company is always proud to be recognized for job performance, especially in regards to our culture of safety. Our company-wide safety program, "˜Gilbane Cares' was implemented in 2008 and is reflective of the company's core values, that all employees from the highest levels of management to the on-site workforce plays a critical role in ensuring safe practices. Since the "˜Gilbane Cares' program began, numerous Gilbane projects have achieved one million safe hours and one project, the ExxonMobil project honored above, achieved a record 17 million safe hours.
"Being recognized as the Project of the Year is always a tremendous testament to the working relationships with our strong subcontractor community", says Jim Springer, Vice President, Gilbane Building Company, "Gilbane has worked for over three decades to build the foundation and trust with our subcontractor partners and the outcome on the ExxonMobil Project was without a doubt the result of the strength of this bond we have with the many great companies that we work with every day on our projects."