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ENR Ranks Performance Contractors 68th on the Top 400 Contractors List

Thanks to all Performance Contractors personnel, we are proud to be recognized as a leader among Industrial Contractors. You can see the complete list here: ENR Top 400 Contractors ( According to the ENR article, "ENR 2019 Top 400 Contractors: The Market Keeps Growing," published May 23, 2019, "the construction market has been growing steadily for nearly 10 years, with no signs of stopping. Industry veterans know the market c ... MORE

Earned 3rd in ABC's Top-performing U.S. Commercial and Industrial Construction Contractors

We are honored to announce that Performance Contractors is ranked 3rd on Associated Builders and Contractors’ 2019 Top Performers list, which recognized ABC member contractors’ achievements in safety, quality, diversity and project excellence ranked by work hours, with special designations identified. “ABC Top Performers are leading the way in the merit shop construction industry, where diverse participants are constantly striving to achieve the highest ... MORE

Performance Contractors Wins Two National Excellence in Construction® Pyramid Awards

Performance Contractors, Inc. has been recognized by the Associated Builders and Contractors with two National Excellence in Construction® Pyramid Awards! ABC's 29th Annual Excellence in Construction® Awards gala was held on March 27th in Long Beach, California. Representatives accepted the two EIC Pyramid Awards: Industrial Construction between $15-$25 Million for the Oxea Corporation Propanol 2 project in Bay City, TX, and Mega-Projects Over $200 Million for the Dow ... MORE

Alvaro Torres Brings Home the Gold for Performance Contractors, Inc.

Alvaro Torres won the gold medal in the structural welding at Associated Builders and Contractors’ 32nd annual National Craft Championships. The NCC featured 168 craft professionals competing for top honors in 14 competitions representing 12 crafts, from electrical and plumbing to carpentry and welding, as well as a team competition with journey-level competitors from four different crafts working to complete a joint project. The competition includes a two-hour wri ... MORE

Performance Strong Fundraiser

In 2018, Performance Contractors began a fundraising campaign, “Performance Strong,” in solidarity with local Baton Rouge hospitals. The Performance Strong campaign gives employees at Louisiana offices and job sites the opportunity to provide support for Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital and Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center. To date, over 800 Performance Contractors employees have raised more than $64,000 since the start of the campaign. Thanks to ... MORE

Brandon Mabile on Workforce Development

Brandon Mabile participates in a panel of industry experts on the first Bic Magazine Industry Roundtable podcast, titled "Workforce Development Part 1." The podcast explores the issues of workforce development, the challenges of finding skilled labor within the industrial/petrochemical industry, and the solutions these experts have initiated. Listen to the first episode of the Industry Roundtable podcast here: ... MORE

Toys for Tots Drive Raises Over $10,000 for Louisiana's Less Fortunate

This year, the Southwest Louisiana division of Performance Contractors held a drive to purchase toys for the Southwest Louisiana Toys for Tots program. Led by Senior Construction Manager Laurey Coupel at Performance's Cameron LNG construction site, a total of $10,400 was raised through donations. Due to the generosity of Performance Contractors and its employees, almost 700 toys were purchased for the distribution event at Lake Charles Civic Center on December 22nd, where over 500  ... MORE

Flawless Execution—Performance Strong!

Performance Contractors sweeps the awards at the Gulf Coast Safety Council! Congratulations to all personnel who worked toward these outstanding achievements. Keep up the good work. Chevron Pascagoula 2017 Outstanding Safety Performance (250,000 to 500,000 man hours) 2017 Injury Free award Cornerstone 2017 Injury Free award Dow Chemical–St. Charles 2017 Injury Free awards Marathon Petroleum Corporation  ... MORE

American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers Honor Outstanding Workplace Safety

Congratulations to all Performance Contractors personnel for being recognized by 11 clients and receiving 15 AFPM Safety Excellence Awards! Baytown Olefins Plant of ExxonMobil Chemical Company Carville Styrenics Plant of TOTAL PETROCHEMICALS USA, INC. Deer Park Chemical Plant of Shell Oil Products U.S. Freeport Site of BASF Corporation Geismar Plant of Rubicon LLC Lake Charles (South) of Westlake Chemical Corporation Lake Charles Manufacturing Complex of Phillips 66  ... MORE

Named Best for Vets Employers—5 Years in a Row!

Recognized for its varied and extensive opportunities offered to veterans and their families, Performance Contractors has been selected again for the Best for Vets Employers by Military Times. This year, Performance Contractors has been ranked #47 out of the top 100 companies, with opportunities including perfect marks in veteran on-boarding and company training about military, 33% of recruiting budget dedicated to veterans, and a number of other benefits that PC extend ... MORE