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.
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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:
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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.
2017 Outstanding Safety Performance (250,000 to 500,000 man hours)
2017 Injury Free award
2017 Injury Free award
Dow Chemical–St. Charles
2017 Injury Free awards
Marathon Petroleum Corporation
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
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
Performance Contractors Receives Excellence in Safety Award
Matt Montz received the Excellence in Safety Award for 2017 on behalf of Performance Contractors, Inc. at the Westlake Chemical Excellence in Safety Awards luncheon, sponsored by the Lake Charles field engineers and safety department of Westlake Chemical. Performance Contractors exceeded the minimum work hours with no recordable, held perfect attendance at the monthly safety meeting, and successfully hosted a safety forum, along with other factors being considered. This honor was made ... MORE
Taking Home the Gold in Military-Friendly® Employment
Performance Contractors, Inc. has been honored with the 2018 Military Friendly® Top Ten Employer Gold designation. After four years on the Military Friendly® Employers list, Performance Contractors has achieved its highest ranking to date, having been named the #8 Military Friendly® Employer in the $1B and above category for private companies across the nation.
Performance Contractors, Inc. will be showcased in the December issue of G.I. Jobs®, the January 2018 issu ... MORE