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Division 4 Wins SLCUC Contractor's Safety Award for the fourth year in a row!

Performance Contractors brought home top awards at the The Southwest Louisiana Construction User’s Council Contractor’s Safety Awards annual awards banquet in June. Awards include General Contractor III Platinum Award for Greater than 500,000 man hours and overall award – General Contractor III Best in Class.  ... MORE

Performance Named LSU 100-Fastest Growing Tiger-owned Business

Performance brings home The Summit Award from The LSU 100–fastest growing Tiger-owned businesses in the world. The LSU 100 is a competitive program that identifies, recognizes and celebrates the 100 fastest growing Tiger-owned or Tiger-led businesses in the world. In addition to celebrating the success of the honorees, the LSU 100 provides a forum to pass lessons on to the next generation of LSU entrepreneurs. Performance Contractors ranked No. 41 overall on this year’s  ... MORE

Top 100 Military Friendly Employer

Performance Contractors has earned the 2016 Military Friendly® Employer designation by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs® and Military Spouse Magazines. Performance ranked seventh [7] in the Diversified Services Industry—providing top jobs for Veterans including Construction Management, Construction Worker, It Specialist, Operations and Facilities Manager, Skilled Laborer and Trades. Performance offers a secure environment for nurturing personal growth and skill develo ... MORE

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Performance Contractors selected for the Military Times Best for Vets 2015

Military Times announced its Best for Vets: Employers 2015 rankings. The organization is comprised of Army Times, Navy Times, Air Force Times and Marine Corps Times which is focused on culture and policies that cater to military veterans. Employers survey, a highly respected, nearly 90-question analysis of a company’s efforts to connect with veterans and provide an environment for success earned Performance Contractors 32nd on the Best for Vets 2015 rankings. “As with all of the ... MORE

(GBRIA) recognized the winners

The Greater Baton Rouge Industry Alliance, Inc. (GBRIA) recognized the winners of its Eighth Annual Craft Workforce Development Excellence Awards. GBRIA presented the awards at a banquet on September 10 at Renaissance Baton Rouge in Baton Rouge, LA. Approximately 300 guests attended the event where Dr. Monty Sullivan, President of the Louisiana Technical Colleges System (LCTCS), addressed the group about the importance of strengthening our workforce together. In the category of Gene ... MORE

Performance Contractors wins the Capital Area United Way 27th Annual Jambalaya Jam for the 2nd year in a row!

Capital Area United Way hosted their 27th annual Jambalaya Jam, sponsored by the DOW Chemical Company, on Thursday, October 9 in the North Boulevard Town Square. Guests enjoyed sampling jambalaya from 49 cooking teams, entertainment by MoJEAUX and family-friendly activities such as the Knock Knock Museum’s Imagination Playground. The event raised approximately $71,700, which will benefit Capital Area United Way’s focus on education, income and health in the 10-parish area.  ... MORE

Congratulations to our Southeast and Baton Rouge Teams on Earning Safety Awards

Congratulations!! The Southeast and Baton Rouge teams have earned the following awards from the Gulf Coast Safety Council Safety Excellence Awards: Southeast: (Nominated by Chevron Pascagoula) Contractor’s Safety Excellence Award for Mechanical Contractor with greater than 100,000 Man-hours. 2014 Injury Free Award Baton Rouge: (Nominated by Valero St. Charles) 2014 Injury Free Award Special thanks to the teams at Chevron Pascagoula and Valero St.  ... MORE

Lee Jenkins, Vice President of Performance Contractors quoted in Construction Executive magazine in July

Performance Partnership: New Training and Workforce Development Partnership Creates Abundant Opportunities

Performance Contractors and Pascagoula/Gautier School District have announced a training and workforce development partnership involving the School District’s Welding and Manufacturing service classes and Performance Contractors’ expertise in the construction and fabrication/manufacturing services. Performance and the school district will work hand in hand to promote workforce development and support the career advancement of students interested in gaining skills revolv ... MORE