EAST WINDSOR, Conn., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Collins Pipe & Supply Co., Inc. of East Windsor, CT was one of 56 companies recognized for outstanding work on power projects with the annual Bechtel Power Subcontractor and Supplier Recognition Awards. The awards honor subcontractors and suppliers who supported Bechtel Power's communications, renewable, transmission, nuclear, and thermal projects during 2013.
"Subcontractors and suppliers play a critical role in our ability to deliver projects to our customers with the highest levels of safety, quality, and ethics," said Toby Seay, president of Bechtel's power global business unit. "The expertise and innovation they bring are essential to a project's success."
Brian Tuohey, president of Collins Pipe says: "This recognition supports our company's dedication to service excellence and our desire to partner with companies, like Bechtel, that share this same philosophy."
Collins Pipe director of power and energy, Mike O'Neill, accepted the award on behalf of Collins Pipe during an award ceremony in Frederick, Maryland. Mike credited the outstanding talents of his teammates saying: "This award reflects the tremendous efforts and dedication of our team. To be recognized by a company such as Bechtel is truly an honor."
Companies were evaluated on multiple factors. They include: overall performance; the ability to deliver quality equipment on time; the ability to work collaboratively to meet milestones; and meeting or exceeding project expectations in aspects of safety, construction performance, technical expertise, and environmental compliance. Nominations were submitted by Bechtel project procurement and contracts managers, and final recommendations were approved by senior-most leadership within Bechtel's power business.
About Collins Pipe & Supply:
Collins Pipe & Supply Co., Inc. is an industrial distributor of pipe, valves and fittings (PVF), and engineered piping specialties serving projects and customers around the globe. www.collinspipe.com
Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. Bechtel operates through five global business units that specialize in civil infrastructure; power generation, communications, and transmission; mining and metals; oil, gas, and chemicals; and government services. Since its founding in 1898, Bechtel has worked on more than 22,000 projects in 140 countries on all seven continents. Today, our 53,000 colleagues team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 50 countries. www.bechtel.com.
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