Halter Marine awarded prestigious AEU safety award

Halter Marine, a company of ST Engineering North America, has been awarded the 2019 Safety Award from the American Equity Underwriters. Each year, AEU recognizes the best safety and health programs among the members of the American Longshore Mutual Association. Halter Marine is one of 25 companies among 1,400 members to receive this prestigious safety award.

“The AEU’s safety award is based on very specific, measurable data, and it is tough competition,” said Kevin Amis, Executive Vice President of Operations. “We have a strong safety culture here at Halter Marine, and I’m proud of the attention to health and safety demonstrated by our team every day. It truly has been an all-hands effort.”

Halter Marine personnel attending a city proclamation reading ere, front row from left, Cody McCoy, safety manager, Bob Merchent, President and CEO, and Patrick Lett, safety inspector, along with members of the Pascagoula city council. The proclamation honored Halter Marine and declared June 16 as Workplace Safety Recognition Day, based on the AEU safety award.

Jimmy Burgin, senior vice president and director of loss control at AEU said: “This year’s winners truly are the safest in the industry. The commitment of their management teams, supervisors, safety staff, and employees all combine to create safety programs that are worthy of this recognition.”

As part of ST Engeering’s quality policy, we are committed to the timely delivery and responsive support of products that remain safe and reliable for their intended use, and the provision of services that meet regulatory standards and satisfy our customers’ requirements.

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